John J Hardy
Consider going long USDZAR, short CADJPY and go long EURAUD. That's what Saxo Bank's Head of FX Strategy, John Hardy is recommending as his essential trades for Q4. Watch as he explains his strategy and outlines his trades.
Day trade
Trade view / 22 July 2016 at 10:57 GMT

UPDATE: CADJPY loses pennant race

FX Consultant / IFXA Ltd

The original Trade Idea anticipated a topside breakout in CADJPY.  That move happened, but it was very shallow. 

The trade took a turn for the worse with Japanese Finance Minister Kuroda's comments on Thursday. He crushed expectations of aggressive stimulus from the Bank of Japan, and USDJPY plunged.  Meanwhile, very soft oil prices lifted USDCAD.

Mr. Kuroda and oil drove CADJPY lower, and the stop loss was triggered for a loss of 0.80 points.

Original Parameters

Buy: 1/2 position of CADJPY at market (81.62), balance at 81.12.

Stop: 80.62.

Target: 84.50.

Time horizon: 8 days.

— Edited by D. Deacon

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