Commentary Articles in Forex and Currencies
Are We Going To Bounce? Watch The Dollar
10/17/2014, 10:40 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Economy, Forex and Currencies, US Markets
My foreign exchange background may make me a little biased, but I have long maintained that anybody involved in U.S. financial markets should keep a close eye on the Dollar. Currency rates have a... Read >>
Is Bitcoin's Bounce For Real?
10/14/2014, 8:31 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Economy, Investing Ideas
Last week I suggested that Bitcoin's recent decline in value against the U.S. Dollar was more about Dollar strength than anything. Subsequent events have reinforced that conclusion.... Read >>
The Global Guru: Thoughts on the Dollar's Bull Market
10/8/2014, 11:08 am from Eagle Financial Publications in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Commodities, Investing Ideas
The greenback is on the march higher. Last Friday, the U.S. Dollar Index (which tracks the greenback against a basket of major trading partners’ currencies, including the euro, Japanese yen,... Read >>
Does Bitcoin's Falling Price Signal The End?
10/7/2014, 8:36 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Economy, US Markets
The fact that Bitcoin’s value against the U.S. Dollar has tumbled dramatically over the past few months has the detractors of the crypto-currency in paroxysms of delight. “See,” they say “this... Read >>
U.S. Dollar Index Soars With More To Go
10/6/2014, 8:30 am from Olson Global Markets in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Investing Ideas, US Markets
A break above key neckline resistance at the 85 level on the U.S Dollar Index (DXY) last week formed a bullish reverse Head & Shoulders pattern that appears to have a long way to go before... Read >>
GLD Is In Buy Territory, But This Time Be Prepared
9/30/2014, 9:38 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Commodities, Retirement
Those who have read these musings in the past will be aware that there are certain themes to which I regularly return. I like to be somewhat contrarian as simple logic dictates that when... Read >>
Bitcoin Looks More Like A "Real" Currency Every Day
9/30/2014, 8:56 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Banking and Loans, Technology
Opponents of Bitcoin, including governments, both Federal and State here in the U.S., and national governments elsewhere, face a dilemma. They disparage the crypto-currency by claiming that it is... Read >>
Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Bitcoin?
9/23/2014, 10:07 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Commodities, International
I have said before that I believe that some degree of government regulation, at least of the businesses surrounding Bitcoin, is essential if the crypto-currency is to fulfill its potential. In... Read >>
Bitcoin, Gold, or Both?
9/16/2014, 9:01 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Commodities, US Markets
Last year, when the price of Bitcoin in US Dollar terms surged, it coincided with the beginnings of a huge correction in the price of gold. Once the price of 1 Bitcoin surpassed the price of 1oz... Read >>
The Prospect Of An ETF: Another Reason To Buy Bitcoin
9/9/2014, 8:34 am from Martin Tillier in Investing, Forex and Currencies, Investing Ideas, US Markets
I know it isn’t logical, but when a trade goes your way initially and then falls back to even or a small loss it is more frustrating than when it just goes plain wrong from the start. There is... Read >>