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  • Calendar event / 6 hours ago

    GB GDP 2nd estimate

    Med GDP, Q/Q%
    Med GDP, Y/Y%
    Med GDP Quarterly First Estimate
    Med GDP Yearly First Estimate
  • 6d
    aba042 aba042
    Good morning what is your thought for this trade?
    Steve O'Hare - First 4 Trading Steve O'Hare - First 4 Trading
    Good morning aba042! The sell-off happened as expected but reversed sharply before reaching T2. This posted a bullish hammer in the process and reduces the negative sentiment....
    aba042 aba042
    Thank you Have a great day
  • Article / 18 May 2017 at 5:06 GMT

    3 Numbers: UK retail spending in April on track to rebound

    editor/analyst /
    United States
    3 Numbers: UK retail spending in April on track to rebound
    Today’s official update on UK retail sales is widely expected to bring good news after a recent soft patch. In the US, the Philly Fed Manufacturing Index is on track to show moderate growth in May, while the GBPUSD rally continues to be supported by political factors on both sides of the Atlantic.
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  • Calendar event / 17 May 2017 at 8:30 GMT

    GB UK monthly unemployment figures

    High Jobless Claimants % of Workforce
    High Jobless Claimants-Adj
    Med Avg Earnings Ex-Bonuses, 3-Mo
    Med Unemployment Rate, 3-Mo
    Med Unemployment, Net Chg, 3-Mo
  • Squawk / 16 May 2017 at 9:56 GMT
    Hypothesis Testing
    United Kingdom
    Perhaps a bizarre chart attached.
    Daily SP500 showing...settings is a single bollinger band over layed with a prime MMA value.
    IF you need the settings again I can post etc etc.
    HFT traders utilise EMA and MMA as a means of price distortion and displacement where as we here usually regard them as underlying trend and support. Both ways are perfectly correct for their purposes despite the conflict of values IMHO.
    However note when the MMA closes above the bollinger value we have a change in trend to the downside and when we have a MMA close below the bollinger for two days we have the inverse for a swing long. Lately as with all sideway markets we have had a messy time of the markets but currently we have a swing long still playing out on SP500 but it is nearing its end game as the MMA moves ever upto the the bollinger.
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    17 May
    kom75 kom75
    17 May
    zefy zefy
    Thanks all for your kind comments. I'll try cook something regarding progamming :)
    fxtime fxtime
    Look forward to them :-)
    Have a good weekend Zefy.
  • Calendar event / 16 May 2017 at 8:30 GMT

    GB UK monthly inflation figures

    High CPI, Y/Y%
    High Core CPI, Y/Y%
    High Retail Price Idx, Y/Y%
    Med CPI, M/M%
    Med Core CPI, M/M%
    Med Retail Price Idx, M/M%
    16 May
    fxtime fxtime
    Sterling has a greater purchasing power currently so the above data may well be more muted next month.