16Jun

Comex Commodity Trading Signals and Market News –16th June 2014

INTERNATIONAL COMMODITY NEWS :

Gold futures remained in positive territory due to safe-haven demand from investors worried over chaos erupting in Iraq remained in a tight trading range after President Barack Obama said the U.S. won’t send in troops to quell the insurgency. On the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, gold futures for August delivery traded at 1,275.90 a troy ounce during U.S. trading, up 0.15%, up from a session low of $1,271.00 and off a high of $1,277.50. The August contract settled up 1.01% at $1,274.00 on Thursday.

Silver for July delivery was up 0.69% at $19.668 a troy ounce, while copper futures for July delivery were up 0.49% at $3.030 a pound.

Crude futures advanced on Friday amid fears that Iraq is on the brink of a civil that could disrupt oil shipments, though reassurances from President Barack Obama that the U.S. won’t send troops into the troubled country moved prices off earlier highs.On the new York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude oil for delivery in July traded at $106.91 a barrel during U.S. trading, up 0.36%. New York-traded oil futures hit a session low of $106.39 a barrel and a high of $107.67 a barrel. The July contract settled up 2.04% at $106.53 a barrel on Thursday.

Natural gas futures edged lower on Friday after investors locked in gains from Thursday’s bullish supply report and sold the commodity for profits. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, natural gas futures for delivery in July traded at $4.756 per million British thermal units during U.S. trading, down 0.14%. The commodity hit a session high of $4.791 and a low of $4.717. The July contract settled up 5.63% on Thursday to end at $4.762 per million British thermal units.

Base metals other than the tin price were back in positive territory in Friday’s pre-market sessions, rebounding from the previous day’s lows. The copper price dived to a five-week low near $6,600 on Thursday, aluminium its weakest for a week and lead its softest for a month. High-priced nickel and tin saw steeper corrections, falling to their lowest for two and three months respectively. The copper price at $6,662 per tonne was up $42 on Thursday’s close. The aluminium price at $1,850 was $5 higher – stocks fell 4,575 tonnes to 5,127,100 tonnes – and nickel climbed $88 to $18,088 although stocks rose 228 tonnes to 286,710 tonnes and cancelled warrants fell 720 tonnes to 114,270 tonnes. The lead price at $2,083 was up $8 following a 25-tonne stock drop to 191,250 tonnes and zinc at $2,086 was $11 higher – stocks and cancelled warrants both fell 2,650 tonnes to 684,625 tonnes and 65,275 tonnes respectively. The tin price was the exception, falling $50 to $22,520 after a 60-tonne stock increase to 10,900 tonnes.

• The ICE Futures Exchange in London, Brent oil futures for August delivery were up 0.30% and trading at US$112.76 a barrel, while the spread between the Brent and U.S. crude contracts stood at US$5.85 a barrel.

TRADING STRATEGY :

PLATINUM-COMEX has closed @ 1431.75. If it breaks the level of 1427, it can touch the level of 1420 & 1408 respectively. If it sustain above the level of 1453, it can touch the level of 1460, 1472 respectively.

  • SELL PLATINUM-COMEX BELOW 1427 TGTS 1420, 1408 SL 1437.
  • BUY PLATINUM-COMEX ABOVE 1453 TGTS 1460, 1472 SL 1443.

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13Jun

Comex Commodity Trading Signals and Market News –13th June 2014

INTERNATIONAL COMMODITY NEWS :

Gold prices fell early in Asia on Friday on profit taking after a run-up overnight on geopolitical tension over Iraq. On the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, Gold futures for August delivery traded at $1,273.00 a troy ounce, down 0.08%, after hitting an overnight session low of $1,260.10 and off a high of $1,275.00.

Silver for July delivery was down 0.08% at $19.517 a troy ounce. Copper futures for July delivery were up 0.05% at $3.015 a pound.

Crude oil prices held gain into Asia on Friday as continued strife in Iraq underpinned concerns on supply. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude oil for delivery in July traded at $106.96 a barrel,up 0.40%, after hitting an overnight session low of $104.36 a barrel and off a high of $1,275.00, its highest settlement since September.

Natural gas futures shot up on Thursday after official data revealed that U.S. natural gas supplies rose less than expected last week. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, natural gas futures for delivery in July traded at $4.756 per million British thermal units during U.S. trading, up 5.49%. The commodity hit a session high of $4.759 and a low of $4.518. The July contract settled down 0.49% on Wednesday to end at $4.508 per million British thermal units.

• The price of a barrel of Brent oil, traded on the ICE Europe, settled at its highest level since September, climbing 2.8% to $113.02 a barrel, on Thursday.

• The base metals closed lower yesterday, with average losses of 1.2 percent, with the copper price falling the least, it was down 0. 3 percent at $6,673.75, but the others gave back more of their recent gains, with nickel down 2.4 percent at $18,250, the aluminium price off 1.6 percent at $1,866, the lead price down 1.2 percent, zinc off 0.7 percent and tin off 1.1 percent. As such, the markets did seem to have a reaction to the World Bank’s global outlook downgrade and it suggests the run-up in prices of late was largely driven by short-covering.

TRADING STRATEGY :

PLATINUM-COMEX has closed @ 1440.25. If it breaks the level of 1440, it can touch the level of 1432 & 1422 respectively. If it sustain above the level of 1465, it can touch the level of 1473, 1483 respectively.

  • SELL PLATINUM-COMEX BELOW 1440 TGTS 1432, 1422 SL 1450.
  • BUY PLATINUM-COMEX ABOVE 1465 TGTS 1473, 1483 SL 1455.

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13Jun
forex-trading3

IForex Market Trading Signals and News of 13th June 2014

TRADING TIPS :

  • Forex – USD/CAD edges lower after mixed U.S. data
  • Forex – Dollar little changed vs. euro, yen after U.S. data
  • Forex – EUR/USD steady ahead of U.S. data

USD/CAD
USD/CAD dipped 0.06% to 1.0861, the lowest since June 2.
The pair was likely to find support at 1.0821, the low of May 30 and resistance at 1.0905, Wednesday’s high.
The Labor Department reported that the number of people filing for initial jobless benefits in the week ending June 7 increased by 4,000 to 317,000. The consensus forecast had been for a decline of 3,000.

USD/JPY
USD/JPY was almost unchanged at 102.01, holding above the more than one-week low of 101.85 struck in the previous session.
The Labor Department reported that the number of people filing for initial jobless benefits in the week ending June 7 increased by 4,000 to 317,000. The consensus forecast had been for a decline of 3,000

EUR/USD
EUR/USD was trading at 1.3536, not far from the four-month low of 1.3502 set last Thursday.
The pair was likely to find support at 1.3500 and resistance at 1.3601, Tuesday’s high.
The euro has weakened broadly since the European Central Bank cut all its main rates to record lows last Thursday and imposed negative

RECOMMENDATION :

1. Buy GBP/USD Above 1.6840- TG: 1.6870/ 1.6910 SL 1.6705
2. Sell GBP/USD Below 1.6790- TG: 1.6755/ 1.6720 SL 1.6830

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13Jun
SGX

Financial Sgx Singapore Stock Market Trading Picks And News – 13th June 2014

MARKET UPDATES :

  • CHANGI Airport Group (CAG) is rolling out a S$100 million Growth and Assistance Incentive (GAIN) programme, to be used to fund initiatives aimed at lowering costs for airlines, boosting passenger traffic and improving operational efficiency. This comes amid intensifying competition in the region and as the airport seeks to maintain its edge over rivals.
  • SHARES in semiconductor firm STATS ChipPAC fell by as much as 15 per cent on Thursday after it said that its discussions with a third party interested in taking over the company had been discontinued.Its share price fell to as low as 55.5 cents from the opening price of 65 cents.
  • THE Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) will be doing more to encourage skyrise greenery in Singapore, said Minister of National Development, Khaw Boon Wan, in his latest blog post.
  • THE China subsidiaries of Hong Kong and and Singapore banks are facing low returns, due to strict regulatory restrictions and ongoing investment spend

STOCK RECOMMENDATION :

  • BUY WILMAR INTERNATIONAL ABOVE 3.230 TG 3.270, 3.310, 3.370 SL 3.160

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12Jun

Comex Commodity Trading Signals and Market News –12th June 2014

INTERNATIONAL COMMODITY NEWS :

Gold prices rose slightly in Asia on Thursday, keeping a handle on events in Iraq after Islamist rebels seized control of two cities in strife that threatens efforts to rebuild the country’s oil industry. On the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, gold futures for August delivery traded at $1,261.40 a troy ounce, up 0.02%, after hitting an overnight session low of $1,258.00 and off a high of $1,265.30.

Silver for July delivery rose 0.17% at $19.205 a troy ounce. Copper futures for July delivery rose 0.605 at $3.038 a pound.

Crude oil prices held flat in Asia on Thursday with the market focused on strife in Iraq. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate crude oil for delivery in July traded at $104.38 a barrel, down 0.02%, after hitting an overnight session low of $104.04 a barrel and a high of $105.05 a barrel.

• The Brent oil contract rose 0.4% to $109.95 a barrel on the ICE Futures Europe exchange on Wednesday.

Natural gas futures rose on Wednesday after updated weather-forecasting models called for high pressure to edge out a storm system and bring warmer temperatures to the eastern half of the U.S. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, natural gas futures for delivery in July traded at $4.542 per million British thermal units during U.S. trading, up 0.25%. The commodity hit a session high of $4.572 and a low of $4.519. The July contract settled down 2.48% on Tuesday to end at $4.530 per million British thermal units.

TRADING STRATEGY :

COPPER-COMEX has closed @ 3.0355. If it breaks the level of 3.0361, it can touch the level of 3.0261 & 3.0105 respectively. If it sustain above the level of 3.0599, it can touch the level of 3.0699, 3.0755 respectively.

  • SELL COPPER-COMEX BELOW 3.0361 TGTS 3.0261, 3.0105 SL 3.0466.
  • BUY COPPER-COMEX ABOVE 3.0599 TGTS 3.0699, 3.0755 SL 3.0494.

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12Jun
Forex Signals

IForex Market Trading Signals and News of 12th June 2014

TRADING TIPS :

  • Forex – U.S. dollar drifts to 1-week lows against Canadian dollar
  • Forex – Broadly weaker euro remains under pressure
  • Dollar slips lower vs. rivals, but U.S. bond yields still support

USD/CAD
USD/CAD touched session lows of 1.0870 and was last trading at 1.0873, 0.27% lower for the day. The pair was likely to find support at 1.0845 and resistance at 1.0940, Monday’s high. Market participants were looking ahead to Thursday’s U.S. retail sales report for further indications on the strength of the economic recovery. The U.S. was also to release data on initial jobless claims.

GBP/USD
GBP/USD hit 1.6759 during U.S. morning trade, the pair’s lowest since June 5; the pair subsequently consolidated at 1.6767, shedding 0.21% . Cable was likely to find support at 1.6699, the low of June 4 and resistance at 1.6845, the high of June 6. The pound shrugged off an earlier report by the Office for National Statistics showing that U.K. manufacturing output rose 0.4% in April from a month earlier, as expected. On a year-over-year basis manufacturing production rose 4.4% ahead of forecasts for a 4% increase. It was the largest annual increase in output since early 2011.

USD/CAD
USD/CAD touched session lows of 1.0891 and was last trading at 1.0906, unchanged for the day. The pair was likely to find support at 1.0845 and resistance at 1.0946, Friday’s high. Demand for the greenback continued to be underpinned by higher U.S. Treasury yields. The yield on the U.S. 10- year treasury note rose to 2.63% on Tuesday, its highest in a month.

RECOMMENDATION :

1. Buy GBP/USD Above 1.6780- TG: 1.6810/ 1.6830 SL 1.6750
2. Sell GBP/USD Below 1.6720- TG: 1.6680/ 1.6660 SL 1.6750

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12Jun
SGX2

Financial Sgx Singapore Stock Market Trading Picks And News – 12th June 2014

MARKET UPDATES :

  • SINGAPORE’S economic forecasters have lowered their 2014 inflation projections from a quarter ago even as they kept growth forecasts intact, a recent survey by the Monetary Authority of Singapore found. The median inflation forecast of the 23 economy watchers who responded to the central bank’s poll in late May fell to 2.2 per cent, from 2.8 per cent in the March edition of the survey.
  • SINGAPORE Telecommunications (SingTel)’s wholly- owned unit, Amobee, on Wednesday morning said it will be acquiring cross-channel digital advertising group Adconion and data analytics firm Kontera for over US$350 million, to build a one-stop digital advertising platform.
  • CONSTRUCTION group and property developer Tiong Seng on Wednesday signed a joint-venture (JV) agreement with two listed Japanese companies to manufacture and supply precast tunnel segments to the Singapore and Malaysia markets.

STOCK RECOMMENDATION :

  • BUY ORIENTAL CHINESE BANKING ABOVE 9.800 TG 9.900, 10.000, 10.120 SL 9.700

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11Jun

Comex Commodity Trading Signals and Market News –11th June 2014

INTERNATIONAL COMMODITY NEWS :

Gold prices eased in Asia on Wednesday with fresh cues sought for the yellow metal. On the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange, Gold futures for August delivery traded at $1,259.60 a troy ounce, down 0.04%, after hitting an overnight session low of $1,250.40 and off a high of $1,263.70.

Silver for July delivery was up 0.10% at $19.188 a troy ounce. Copper futures for July delivery fell 0.07% at $3.055 a pound.

Crude oil prices fell in Asia Wednesday as industry data on U.S. crude stocks failed to lift sentiment. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil for delivery in July traded at $104.32 a barrel, down 0.03%, after hitting an overnight session low of $104.04 a barrel and a high of $105.05 a barrel.

• Brent oil on the ICE futures exchange fell 0.4% to $109.52 a barrel.

Natural gas futures moved lower on Tuesday after updated weather forecasting models predicted that a storm system trekking across the central and eastern U.S. will bring damp and cooler temperatures that should cut into demand for air conditioning. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, natural gas futures for delivery in July traded at $4.577 per million British thermal units during U.S. trading, down 1.47%. The commodity hit a session high of $4.663 and a low of $4.564. The July contract settled down 1.38% on Monday to end at $4.645 per million British thermal units.

• The copper price, initially stable on Tuesday, slipped away to fresh one-month lows during the LME pre-market session on dull sentiment, pulling the rest of the metals lower in their wake. The copper price touched a low of $6,628 and then settled at $6,648 per tonne , a $22 fall from the previous close. In inventory data, stocks fell a net 425 tonnes to 166,825 tonnes, the lowest since late-August 2008. The aluminium price, which broke above $1,900 to $1,918 yesterday, its best since August 2013, was less decisive this morning- it dropped back to $1,895, a $16 loss. Stocks were down 6,450 tonnes at 5,146,525 tonnes, the lowest for 13 months. Zinc stepped back from 16-month peak set late yesterday at $2,145 to trade at $2,120, an $11 decline – inventories fell, however. They declined 2,475 tonnes to 695,750 tonnes, the lowest since December 2010. Lead business at $2,128 was $13 lower – stocks held at 190,775 tonnes. The nickel price eased to $18,677 from $18,905, with stocks rising 1,914 tonnes to 286,626 tonnes, just 48 tonnes below the late-March all-time high. Tin business at $23,050 was $240 lower – stocks fell 25 tonnes to 10,770 tonnes.

TRADING STRATEGY :

NATURALGAS-NYMEX has closed @ 4.538. If it breaks the level of 4.518, it can touch the level of 4.468 & 4.396 respectively. If it sustain above the level of 4.636, it can touch the level of 4.686, 4.758 respectively.

  • SELL NATURALGAS-NYMEX BELOW 4.518 TGTS 4.468, 4.396 SL 4.573.
  • BUY NATURALGAS-NYMEX ABOVE 4.636 TGTS 4.686, 4.758 SL 4.581.

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11Jun
Forex trading

IForex Market Trading Signals and News of 11th June 2014

TRADING TIPS :

Forex – EUR/USD extends losses as U.S. Treasury yields rise
Forex – GBP/USD slips lower despite strong U.K. Data
Forex – U.S. dollar almost unchanged against Canadian dollar

EUR/USD
In U.S. trading, EUR/USD was down 0.38% at 1.3541, up from a session low of 1.3534 and off a high of 1.3602. The pair was likely to find support at 1.3503, Thursday’s low, and resistance at 1.3677, Friday’s high. Rising Treasury yields, four months of solid monthly jobs reports and other upbeat economic indicators in the U.S. sent investors chasing the dollar on Tuesday. On Friday, the U.S. Labor Department reported that the economy added 217,000 in May, close to expectations for a 218,000 increase. It was the fourth consecutive month in which the U.S. economy added more than 200,000 new nonfarm payrolls. The private sector added 216,000 jobs last month, exceeding expectations for a 210,000 gain.

GBP/USD
GBP/USD hit 1.6759 during U.S. morning trade, the pair’s lowest since June 5; the pair subsequently consolidated at 1.6767 shedding 0.21%. Cable was likely to find support at 1.6699,the low of June 4 and resistance at 1.6845, the high of June 6. The pound shrugged off an earlier report by the Office for National Statistics showing that U.K. manufacturing output rose 0.4% in April from a month earlier, as expected. On a year-over-year basis manufacturing production rose 4.4% ahead of forecasts for a 4% increase. It was the largest annual increase in output since early 2011

RECOMMENDATION :

1. Buy GBP/USD Above 1.6780- TG: 1.6810/ 1.6830 SL 1.6750
2. Sell GBP/USD Below 1.6720- TG: 1.6680/ 1.6660 SL 1.6750

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11Jun
SGX

Financial Sgx Singapore Stock Market Trading Picks And News – 11th June 2014

MARKET UPDATES :

  • SINGAPORE’S YCH Group – Asia Pacific’s leading integrated logistics and end-to-end supply chain solutions partner – signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Tuesday with China’s state-owned steel manufacturer, the Qingdao Iron & Steel Group Co Ltd, to jointly develop a state-of- the-art, 13.3-hectares supply chain facility in Qingdao’s Li Cang district.
  • SINGAPORE Airlines (SIA), will use the jumbo-sized Airbus A380 jet for flights to Beijing from Aug 1.The double-decker, 471-seat jet will replace two flights, which are now run using smaller aircraft. Beijing Capital International Airport will be served thrice daily. From August, the A380 will be deployed on SQ802, which departs from Singapore at 8.30am; the return flight SQ807 will leave Beijing at 4.35pm
  • PROPERTY developer SingHaiyi Group on Tuesday said it has on Monday established a S$500 million multicurrency debt issuance programme. Under the programme, SingHaiyi may, from time to time, issue in series or tranches,

STOCK RECOMMENDATION :

  • BUY STARHUB ABOVE 4.310 TG 4.360, 4.420, 4.500 SL 4.250

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