Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson

Market Analyst

Price behavior analysis, short to intermediate-term trade set-ups.
Paul has over 17 years of financial market experience as both an analyst and trader across a wide variety of asset classes – equities, options, index and commodity futures, FX, and interest rates. His market approach is based on a blend of price behavior analysis and sound risk management techniques. Traders of all experience levels will find Paul's 'process-oriented' style both informative and actionable.



Weekly Trading Forecast: How Will Markets Position to End 2017?

Financial markets have just one full week of trade left in 2017. Here is what major currencies, commodities and equity indexes might do with it.

S&P 500, DAX & FTSE Outlook; Markets Looking to Close Year Strong

This past week we had three major central bank meetings, the week ahead quiets down as the year quickly draws to a close; markets looking to close out year on a strong note.

EUR/USD Weekly Technical Analysis: Risk of a Euro Sell-off Rising

The euro continues to press down on an important support zone and trend-line; it needs to get into gear soon or else a decline may be how 2017 concludes.

Technical Insights for EUR/USD, Euro & GBP Crosses, Gold/Silver & More

Today, we looked at the technical positioning of several USD-pairs with emphasis on the euro and cable, eur & gbp-crosses; yen-crosses, commodities, and equity indices were also examined.

S&P 500 Technical Analysis: One More Buying Opportunity Before Year-end?

The market is rolling over off a top-side slope, but generally remains strong; as long as another higher low develops we should see another push to record highs.

Webinar: Becoming a Better Trader – Q&A for Improved Performance

Today, we discussed a variety of topics including trading psychology, risk management, analysis & strategy, and more...

FTSE Technical Focus – GBP Reaction to BoE May Help or Hurt Rally

Today, keep an eye on any volatility in the pound on the outcome of the BoE meeting as it will likely have the footsie moving in the opposite direction; technicals to keep an eye on...

Technical Overview for Euro, Yen, EUR & GBP Cross-rates, Gold and More

Several FX-pairs are trading at key junctures and should soon provide good directional cues; precious metals look headed for more selling.

Silver Technical Outlook: Declining Towards Long-term Support

Silver remains weak and looks likely to continue to sell-off, but not too far below lies a trend-line over 14 years old along with the July low; could bring a big bounce.

EUR/USD & USD/JPY Options-derived Volatility Expectations into FOMC

Short-term implied volatility is ramping up a bit ahead of today's FOMC rate announcement at 19:00 GMT time; potential ranges outlined.

DAX Technical Analysis: Volatile Range Persists, to Resolve Up or Down?

The German index continues to trade within a volatile range, a resolution is needed before making a commitment; top-side breakout becoming increasingly probable.

Technical Analysis for Gold & Silver, Copper, Oil, DAX, and More

Today, we looked at the technical picture for precious metals, copper, US & UK oil, and global equity indices.

CoT Shows Massive Unwind in Gold & Silver; Euro Bulls Unrelenting

Large speculative traders in precious metals unload contracts at an extremely rapid pace, silver breaks a record; euro longs incredibly persistence.

GBP/USD, EUR/USD, NZD/USD Lead Majors in Expected Volatility This Week

One-week implied volatility relative to one-month IV for cable, euro, and kiwi top the board of major USD-pairs when it comes to expected short-term price fluctuations.

Weekly Trading Forecast: Fed, ECB, BOE Meetings Promise Fireworks

Financial markets look set for fireworks as the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England deliver monetary policy announcements in the week ahead.

S&P 500, DAX, FTSE Face CB-risk with FOMC, ECB, BoE Meetings

This coming week highlights three central bank meetings, with the FOMC expected to raise rates on Wednesday, while we’ll hear from the ECB and BoE on Thursday.

EUR/USD Weekly Price Forecast: Euro Has Major Support at its Feet

The euro is at a pivotal juncture as big support lies just below and needs to hold or else it runs the risk of continuing to trade lower; another important week lies ahead for the single-currency.

Technical Analysis for EUR/USD, Euro & Sterling Crosses, and More

Today, we focused on big euro support coming up, cable's bullish reaction yesterday, and how EUR & GBP cross-rates are positioned. Looked at other USD-pairs, precious metals, and indices as well.

S&P 500 at Risk of Further Downside in Days Ahead

The market recent underwent a mini 'blow-off' period, but the turn off a top-side trend-line has the market leaning lower for now.

Becoming a Better Trader: 3 Principles of Price Action Analysis

In this lesson, we dive into the the key tenets of price action analysis; trend, price levels, and actionable signals.