David Rodriguez

Quantitative Strategist

Expertise:
Quantitative analysis, algorithmic trading, and retail trader sentiment.
David Rodriguez is a Quantitative Strategist for DailyFX, specializing in statistical studies and the algorithmic trading systems which drive the DailyFX PLUS Trading Signals. He holds a degree in economics from Williams College with heavy emphasis on quantitative methods and began trading financial markets during the tech boom and bust of 1999-2001. Though his focus has shifted to currencies, he keeps his finger on the pulse of a broad range of financial instruments.

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S&P 500 Likely to Hit Fresh Record Highs

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the SPX500 may continue higher.

Australian Dollar Expected to Appreciate further versus US Dollar

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the AUDUSD may continue higher.

US Dollar May Trend Lower versus Japanese Yen

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the USDJPY may continue lower.

Gold Prices Forecast to Fall Further

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the XAUUSD may continue lower.

British Pound Likely to Trade Lower versus US Dollar

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the GBPUSD may continue lower.

Retail FX Traders Buy into Euro Weakness - Contrarian Sell Signal

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the EURUSD may continue lower.

Yen Could See Major Volatility on Fed Testimony, Bank of Japan Risks

The Japanese Yen continues to trend higher (USD/JPY lower) through 2017, but JPY traders may see an important test and notable volatility out of major currencies in the days ahead.

Tax and Trade Promises Won’t Carry Last Week’s Dollar, Equities Trend

Though the event risk this past week was varied, the effective fundamental motivation was once again derived from trade and competitive policies.

US Dollar Turns to a Sell versus the Japanese Yen

Gold Outlook Remains Bearish Until this Changes

British Pound Sentiment Briefly Switches Direction, but Downtrend Intact

The Crowd Continues to Sell EUR/USD; We Remain Bullish

Australian Dollar Outlook Improves as Crowd Changes Direction

S&P 500 Looks to Continue onto Fresh Highs

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the SPX500 may continue higher.

Australian Dollar Forecast Unclear versus US Dollar

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the AUDUSD may continue lower.

US Dollar Outlook Unclear versus Japanese Yen

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the USDJPY may continue higher.

British Pound Remains a ’Sell’ versus the US Dollar

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the GBPUSD may continue lower.

Euro May Continue Trading Higher versus the US Dollar

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are short gives signal that the EURUSD may continue higher.

Gold Prices Remain in Downtrend until this Changes

We use our SSI as a contrarian indicator to price action, and the fact that the majority of traders are long gives signal that the XAUUSD may continue lower.

Market Forecast - 1Q 2017: Fireworks Ahead on Trump, Brexit

Financial markets look set for a rowdy start to 2017 as Donald Trump ascends to the US presidency while the UK moves to formally trigger Brexit


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