News & Analysis at your fingertips.

We use a range of cookies to give you the best possible browsing experience. By continuing to use this website, you agree to our use of cookies.
You can learn more about our cookie policy here, or by following the link at the bottom of any page on our site. See our updated Privacy Policy here.



Notifications below are based on filters which can be adjusted via Economic and Webinar Calendar pages.

Live Webinar

Live Webinar Events


Economic Calendar

Economic Calendar Events

Free Trading Guides
Please try again
Oil - US Crude
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
More View more
Real Time News
  • Tesla 2Q Earnings: 2Q REV. $11.96B, EST. $11.36B 2Q ADJ EPS $1.45, EST. 97C $TSLA
  • Amazon denies it will accept Bitcoin in statement - BBG #Bitcoin $AMZN
  • Indices Update: As of 20:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: France 40: 0.26% FTSE 100: 0.11% Germany 30: 0.11% US 500: 0.01% Wall Street: 0.00% View the performance of all markets via
  • Gold grinding lower, May 2019 trend-line may still come into play. Silver outlook a bit clearer with it trending lower below support. Get your market update from @PaulRobinsonFX here:
  • Despite today's gains, AUD/USD continues its struggle to reclaim the 0.74 area $AUDUSD
  • #Bitcoin back above $40,000
  • Commodities Update: As of 18:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Oil - US Crude: 0.26% Silver: 0.06% Gold: -0.28% View the performance of all markets via
  • Bitcoin breaking out of its recent range, now eyeing the June swing-high above $40,000 $BTCUSD #Bitcoin
  • IG Client Sentiment Update: Our data shows the vast majority of traders in Silver are long at 93.89%, while traders in Wall Street are at opposite extremes with 74.76%. See the summary chart below and full details and charts on DailyFX:
  • DAX broke wedge formation, testing March trend-line. CAC bias looking lower yet after initial bounce. Get your market update from @PaulRobinsonFX here:
Forex: Market Looks for Dollar, Risk Trend Settlement on Debt Deal

Forex: Market Looks for Dollar, Risk Trend Settlement on Debt Deal

John Kicklighter, Chief Strategist

Talking Points:

• The US Senate approved a debt ceiling deal that looks likely to relieve the government standoff

• Despite the positive outcome, the immediate dollar and risk (S&P 500) reaction was reserved

• A relief rally for currency and capital markets is temporary, and a return to risk trends inevitable

Sign up for John’s email distribution list, here.

Coming down to the wire, the US government worked out a deal to push back the debt ceiling and reopen the Federal government. With the House of Representatives and President still required to sign off on the bill, their is a lingering risk that the deal can break down and send sentiment reeling; but expectations are firmly rooted. Yet, against this level of expectation, the S&P 500 wouldn't overtake its record high nor would the US dollar leverage a meaningful rally. There is a 'relief' rally that both risk trends and the greenback can exploit, but the amount of premium behind this short-term situation remains to be seen. Should we pass this adjustment, dominant fundmental themes can kick back in with very different results than current fundamental scenarios are projecting. We discuss the debt deal and risk trends in today's video.

What kind of Trading best suits you? Technical or Fundamental? Short-term or Long-term? Take our Trader Survey and find out.

DailyFX provides forex news and technical analysis on the trends that influence the global currency markets.