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Below is the latest sentiment as compiled by etoro, the world's largest (social) trading network. It provides a view of what individual investors think about the specific instruments and gives a view of the current sentiment.
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Latest News Headlines
Bloomberg: Asia Stocks Slip With U.S. Futures, Yen Rallies: Markets Wrap
Asian stocks declined with U.S. equity index futures as investors worried surging bond yields after the Federal Reserve’s latest comments on the economy will test equity valuations. The yen advanced for the first time in five days. [more...]
Bloomberg: Oil Drops Toward $60 on Dollar Strength and U.S. Supply Concerns
Oil slid back toward $60, dragged down with other commodities by a stronger dollar on the prospect of accelerating U.S. interest rate hikes and on concern over American crude supplies. [more...]
Bloomberg: Bond Market Guide to Trading When 10-Year Treasury Yields Hit 3%
At this point, it’s more likely a matter of when -- not if -- the 10-year Treasury yield hits 3 percent. And that apparent inevitability raises a pressing question: How to trade when it happens? [more...]
Bloomberg: Bitcoin Exchange Operator Charged With Lying to SEC About Hack
The operator of a now-defunct cryptocurrency investment platform was charged with lying to U.S. regulators to hide the fact that hackers stole more than 6,000 of his customers’ Bitcoins. [more...]
Bloomberg: The Euro Keeps Hitting a $1.25 Ceiling This Year
Euro bulls are struggling to push the currency above $1.25 this year, just as the $1.20 level proved a blocking point in 2017. The currency has bounced off that ceiling three times in the past month, in a striking similarity to its behavior in the September-October period.  [more...]
Bloomberg: Bank of America Says FX Traders May Be Off on Dollar Bearishness
The dollar’s four-session winning streak, its longest since December, may be a harbinger of things to come, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research. [more...]
Reuters: Asian stocks slip as U.S. rate risk sours sentiment, dollar holds gains
Most Asian share markets followed S&P 500 futures lower on Thursday as speculation of faster hikes in U.S interest rates soured risk appetite globally. [more...]
Reuters: Bridgewater's Dalio sees 70 percent chance of recession before 2020
Billionaire investor Ray Dalio, who founded world’s largest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, thinks there is a relatively high chance the U.S. economy will stumble into a recession before the next presidential election in 2020. [more...]
CNBC: Barclays falls to a $2.7 billion net loss in 2017 after US tax hit
Barclays posted a significant loss on its full-year 2017 profits, hit in part by the U.S. tax overhaul and a weaker dollar. [more...]
Currency Strength Indicators
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