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Trading Sentiment
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Latest News Headlines
Bloomberg: Here's What Trump's Syria Strike Did to Markets, as Impact Eases
Traders were preparing for an important day on Friday, with the key U.S. monthly jobs report and the first Sino-American summit since Donald Trump took office set to offer direction. Then Trump launched a missile attack against Syria. [more...]
Bloomberg: Two of Wall Street's Biggest Names Are Sounding the Alarm on the U.S. Economy
Two of Wall Street’s most influential CEOs -- Larry Fink and Jamie Dimon -- are raising warning flags over the nation’s economy. [more...]
Bloomberg: Financial Assets Jolted by Syria Strike; Yen Gains: Markets Wrap
Financial markets were rocked after the U.S. launched a missile attack on Syria, as geopolitical concerns sent investors rushing for haven assets. [more...]
Bloomberg: Oil Spikes as U.S. Strike Against Syria Roils Global Markets
Oil jumped as the U.S. cruise missile attack against Syria roiled global financial markets. Futures in New York and London surged more than 2 percent to the highest in a month. [more...]
Bloomberg: Gold Rallies on Haven Demand as U.S. Missiles Hit Syrian Targets
Gold rallied after the U.S. launched a missile strike against Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria, with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson telling reporters that steps are being taken to mobilize a coalition to remove the leader after his government was said to have used poison gas to kill civilians. [more...]
Reuters: Stocks spooked, safe-haven assets jump as U.S. missiles strike Syria
Bonds, the yen and gold jumped in Asia on Friday, while stocks slipped, as investors turned to safe-haven assets after the United States launched cruise missiles against an air base in Syria, raising the risk of confrontation with Syrian backers Russia and Iran. [more...]
Reuters: Dollar slips vs yen after U.S. launches missile strikes on Syria
The dollar skidded against the safe-haven Japanese yen on Friday after the United States launched cruise missiles at an airbase in Syria, raising concerns of a sharp escalation in the Syrian civil war. [more...]
Reuters: Oil prices soar after U.S. launches missile strike in Syria
Oil prices surged more than 2 percent to a one-month high on Friday after the United States launched dozens of cruise missiles at an airbase in Syria, later dropping back as there seemed no immediate threat to supplies. [more...]
Reuters: S&P futures down 0.5 percent, after U.S. strike in Syria
U.S. equity index futures were lower on Thursday, after U.S President Donald Trump said he ordered a targeted military strike against an airfield in Syria from which a deadly chemical attack was launched this week. [more...]
CNBC: Putin says US airstrikes on Syria violate international law
The live blog is tracking the reaction after President Donald Trump launches an attack on Syria in response to a chemical weapons attack earlier this week. [more...]
Currency Strength Indicators
The currency strength meter gives you a quick visual guide to which currencies are currently strong, and which ones are weak. The meter measures the strength of all forex cross pairs and applies calculations on them to determine the overall strength for each individual currency. For example, if EUR is strong and USD is weak, it could mean that the currency pair EURUSD could be going up. If both currencies are strong or weak it is better to avoid since it will probably means there is no clear direction for the specific pair. To get the latest Currency Strength Indicator please click here
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Past performance is not indicative of future results. Trading stocks, options, forex, CFDs and equites carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. The high degree of leverage can work against you as well as for you. Before deciding to trade any such leveraged products you should carefully consider your investment objectives, level of experience, and risk appetite. The possibility exists that you could sustain a loss of some or all of your initial investment and therefore you should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose. You should be aware of all the risks associated with trading on margin, and seek advice from an independent financial advisor if you have any doubts.

The information provided by Edvesting.com should not be relied upon as a substitute for extensive independent research which should be performed before making your investment decisions. Edvesting.com are merely providing this information for your general information. The information and opinions presented do not take into account any particular individual's investment objectives, financial situation, or needs. All investors should obtain advice based on their unique situation before making any investment decision and should tailor the trade size and leverage of their trading to their personal risk appetite.

Edvesting.com and/or its owners will not be responsible for any losses incurred on investments made by readers and clients as a result of any information contained on Edvesting.com. Edvesting.com does not render investment, legal, accounting, tax, or other professional advice. If investment, legal, tax, or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought.

Todays Markets

Economic Calendar (time in GMT)
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Trading Sentiment
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 Gain Amid Thin Volumes; Aussie Climbs: Markets Wrap
Asian stock markets were mostly higher in thin trading as investors assessed the prospects for further gains after a rally leading up to a near-certain U.S. interest-rate increase. [more...]
Bloomberg: Snap Tumbles for First Time Since IPO After Analysts Say Sell
After a euphoric market debut, Snap Inc. shares dropped for the first time in three days and fell below the opening price of $24 on their first day of public trading after analysts began weighing in with their thoughts on the company’s true valuation. [more...]

Bloomberg: China Currency Manipulation Could Be Just What Trump Needs
Top American economic officials, set to meet their Chinese counterparts next week at a Group of 20 gathering, may find one of their toughest challenges yet to hash out agreed language on foreign-exchange policy. [more...]

Bloomberg: One of the Rarest Precious Metals Is on Best Run in a Decade
Rhodium’s on the best run in a decade on expectations of more demand for the material that’s used in cleaning toxic car emissions. [more...]
Bloomberg: Russia Is Running on More Than Just the Black Stuff
Russia has exited recession, with a little help from the boys in uniform, a major statistical revision – and the global oil price. And not just any recession, but its longest in two decades. So what happened? [more...]
Reuters: Asian stocks climb, oil down amid U.S. supply glut concerns
Asian shares rose on Tuesday, diverging from New York markets that slipped on concern about President Donald Trump's ability to focus on economic policies. [more...]
CNBC: Oil oscillates as OPEC nations unsure on extension of output deal
The live blog is tracking reactions as oil prices oscillate amid OPEC nations saying it is too soon to say if an output deal should be extended. [more...]
Currency Strength Indicators
The currency strength meter gives you a quick visual guide to which currencies are currently strong, and which ones are weak. The meter measures the strength of all forex cross pairs and applies calculations on them to determine the overall strength for each individual currency. For example, if EUR is strong and USD is weak, it could mean that the currency pair EURUSD could be going up. If both currencies are strong or weak it is better to avoid since it will probably means there is no clear direction for the specific pair. To get the latest Currency Strength Indicator please click here
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Past performance is not indicative of future results. Trading stocks, options, forex, CFDs and equites carries a high level of risk, and may not be suitable for all investors. The high degree of leverage can work against you as well as for you. Before deciding to trade any such leveraged products you should carefully consider your investment objectives, level of experience, and risk appetite. The possibility exists that you could sustain a loss of some or all of your initial investment and therefore you should not invest money that you cannot afford to lose. You should be aware of all the risks associated with trading on margin, and seek advice from an independent financial advisor if you have any doubts.

The information provided by Edvesting.com should not be relied upon as a substitute for extensive independent research which should be performed before making your investment decisions. Edvesting.com are merely providing this information for your general information. The information and opinions presented do not take into account any particular individual's investment objectives, financial situation, or needs. All investors should obtain advice based on their unique situation before making any investment decision and should tailor the trade size and leverage of their trading to their personal risk appetite.

Edvesting.com and/or its owners will not be responsible for any losses incurred on investments made by readers and clients as a result of any information contained on Edvesting.com. Edvesting.com does not render investment, legal, accounting, tax, or other professional advice. If investment, legal, tax, or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought.

Todays Markets

Economic Calendar (time in GMT)
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Trading Sentiment
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 Drop, Yen Steady Before Trump Speech: Markets Wrap
Asian stocks fell while gold and the yen were steady after three days of gains as investors grew cautious before speeches this week from Donald Trump and Janet Yellen. [more...]

Bloomberg: Chinese Shares' Power Surge Leaves Global Investors Unconvinced
The biggest equity rally in Asia this year has yet to captivate global investors. The MSCI China Index, which is dominated by Hong Kong-traded Chinese shares, has surged 12 percent since Dec. 31, its best start to any year since 2012.  [more...]
Bloomberg: Why Buffett Prefers Colonoscopy to Issuing Berkshire Shares, and Other Letter Highlights
On Saturday, he showed off his wit again, with an annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders that built on some of his favorite themes and added new ones.  [more...]
Bloomberg: Is the Trump Bump Coming to an End?
How does the future look when stock prices jump this fast? There’s good and bad news. The last time it happened, in January 1987, the Dow dropped 11 percent over the next year as the market endured one of its worst crashes.  [more...]

Reuters: Asia stocks erase losses but some investors await Trump talk
Asian stocks erased early losses but stayed below 19-month highs on Monday as a renewed drop in sovereign bond yields on political concerns prompted some investors to move to the sidelines after a recent rally. [more...]

Reuters: Oil gains on supply cuts, but rising US output caps gains
Oil prices rose on Monday, with the market set to rise for five out of seven sessions as a global supply glut appears to ease, but rising U.S. production limited gains. [more...]
Reuters: Funds prepare $2 billion oil market play as supply tightens
Passive investment funds are poised to shift an estimated $2 billion from far-term to near-term crude futures over the next week, anticipating an energy market rally as a historic OPEC output cut slashes supply. [more...]

Currency Strength Indicators
The currency strength meter gives you a quick visual guide to which currencies are currently strong, and which ones are weak. The meter measures the strength of all forex cross pairs and applies calculations on them to determine the overall strength for each individual currency. For example, if EUR is strong and USD is weak, it could mean that the currency pair EURUSD could be going up. If both currencies are strong or weak it is better to avoid since it will probably means there is no clear direction for the specific pair. To get the latest Currency Strength Indicator please click here
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S&P Levels of Interest for 21 February

R3  2361.00     R2  2356.67     R1  2352.33
DP  2344.42
S1  2340.08     S2  2332.17     S3  2327.83

Todays Markets

Economic Calendar (time in GMT)
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Trading Sentiment
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: Asian Stocks Drop Even as Reflation Pullback Eases: Markets Wrap
Investors continued to step away from Asian equities at the end of the week even as a global pullback in other reflation trades eased. [more...]
Bloomberg: Frenzied Betting, Sleeping Market: Something Must Give in Oil
As hedge funds and money managers place record trades on a rally in oil, the price itself has fallen asleep. Logic dictates that something should give. Here are five charts examining the unprecedented speculative build-up and what the market’s next turn might be. [more...]
Bloomberg:BlackRock Backs Gold to Hedge Market Risk
Investors should probably be a little more nervous, according to one BlackRock Inc. money manager. [more...]

Bloomberg: Fewer Americans Than Forecast File for Unemployment Insurance
Jobless claims rose by 5,000 to 239,000 in the week ended Feb. 11, a report from the Labor Department showed Thursday. The median forecast in a Bloomberg survey called for 245,000 applications. Continuing claims fell slightly. [more...]

Reuters: Asia shares ease after run of gains; oil lifted by OPEC cut extension hopes
Asian stock markets took a breather on Friday from their recent surge as investors booked profits, while the dollar inched up after Thursday's slide and optimism over possible renewed supply cuts by OPEC lifted oil prices. [more...]
CNBC: Greece says 'not a euro more' in cuts as EU officials call for speedy deal
European Union officials urged Greece and its lenders on Thursday to conclude a long-overdue bailout review quickly to safeguard economic recovery but Athens said it wouldn't ask "a euro more" from its austerity-wracked citizens. [more...]
CNBC: Greenspan: 'Cry of pain' around the world led to Trump and Brexit victories
The rise of "economic populism" around the world has come from years of low growth that have "seriously impaired" the global economy, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan said Thursday. [more...]
Currency Strength Indicators
The currency strength meter gives you a quick visual guide to which currencies are currently strong, and which ones are weak. The meter measures the strength of all forex cross pairs and applies calculations on them to determine the overall strength for each individual currency. For example, if EUR is strong and USD is weak, it could mean that the currency pair EURUSD could be going up. If both currencies are strong or weak it is better to avoid since it will probably means there is no clear direction for the specific pair. To get the latest Currency Strength Indicator please click here
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