DailyFX recently released our forecasts for the first half of 2012. Every six months, our research team works together to craft our fundamental and technical outlooks for four of the most popular markets: US dollar, euro, gold, and crude oil. Our analysts give a concise summary of the important themes and events to watch in the coming six months, and make the call as to where they see that market heading.

In the first half of 2012, DailyFX analysts are bearish of risk, and especially bearish the euro. Read through our forecasts and get ready for the next six months:

Euro:Forecast: EUR/USD to Fall to 1.15 in First Half of 2012

US Dollar:2012 Forecast: US Dollar to Rally in First Half, Only to Fade Again

Crude Oil:Forecast: Crude Oil to See $80 or Lower by Mid-2012

Gold:Is the Eurozone Debt Crisis Good or Bad for Gold Prices?