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Setups That Don't Need Risk or Taper Themes, Like EURAUD

Setups That Don't Need Risk or Taper Themes, Like EURAUD

2013-08-15 04:16:00
John Kicklighter, Chief Strategist
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The S&P 500 - a key sentiment gauge - has formed a clear head-and-shoulders pattern while the US Dollar looks primed for a move on Taper speculation. EURUSD, GBPUSD and the yen crosses offer up immediately attractive technical conditions should risk dive in the coming days. Alternatively, a pure dollar swing based on Fed stimulus plans offers up a different set of trading opportunities. Yet, as primed as the market seems for these big-ticket themes, the market has refrained from reviving the major fundamental trends time and again. In today's video, we focus on the trade setups that don't require a tectonic shift in the fundamental backdrop and full momentum to play out.

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