Market analysis

Fundamental

Greenback higher after Trump's speech

The U.S. Index, which measures the dollar strength against a basket of six currencies rose on Tuesday’s session, the index ended the session at 98.34, after U.S. President Donald Trump said in a speech overnight that a trade deal with China was "close” but added no further details.

Dollar lower on trade war

The U.S. Index, which measures the dollar strength against a basket of six currencies fell on Monday, the index ended the session at 98.2, the ongoing doubts regarding Begin and Washington agreement to roll back tariffs and the rising tension in Hong Kong weighed on the greenback.

Dollar holds ground on trade optimism

The U.S. Index, which measures the dollar strength against a basket of six currencies held near its multiple weeks high on Monday, the index ended Friday’s session at 98.37, supported by optimism regarding the tariffs between the U.S and China.

Big day for the Greenback

The U.S. Dollar Index jumped on Thursday versus its counter-currencies held by the optimism from the U.S.-China trade news,

Dollar boosted by trade news

The U.S. Dollar Index boosted on Wednesday versus its major pairs supported by the positive news from the U.S.-China trade front, as market traders continue to assess the possibility that the US could eliminate tariffs from some Chinese imports.

Commodity

Agricultural Commodities in the red due to fresh trade news worries

Agricultural Commodities prices were in red territories on Monday, as fresh concerns appeared over U.S.-China trade negotiations.

Agricultural Commodities prices mixed after WASDE report

Agricultural Commodities prices were mixed on Friday, as World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report released Friday morning. However, the latest round of data didn’t do much to move grain prices much in either direction.

Agricultural Commodities prices mixed amid WASDE report

Agricultural Commodities prices were mixed on Thursday, as traders continue to square positions ahead of Friday’s World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report.

Agricultural Commodities prices mixed as traders continue to watch for progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations

Agricultural Commodities prices were mixed on Tuesday, as traders continue to watch for progress in ongoing U.S.-China trade negotiations.

Grains in red after USDA's exports report

Agricultural Commodities prices ended Thursday’s trading session in red territories as USDA’s exports report kicked off some selling pressuring grain prices lower.

Asian

Asian shares were mostly in the red zone

Asian shares were mostly in the red at the end of Monday’s session, as shares in Hong Kong fell amid high tensions in the city.

Asian stocks surged amid U.S.-China trade optimism

Asian stocks surged on Tuesday, on signs that U.S. and China were nearing a truce in their prolonged trade war amid upbeat third-quarter earnings.

Asian stocks mixed as hope rises on US-China trade

Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday, as investors monitored further progresses on the U.S.-China trade war, with the biggest two economies working toward a deal.

Asian stocks surged on hopes of a U.S.-China trade deal soon

Asian stocks surged on Monday, as risk assets got a boost from hopes of a U.S.-China trade deal as soon as next month while the dollar marked time as focus shifts to the U.S. interest rate decision.

Asian Market Report, 25th of October 2019

Asian shares were mainly in the green zone at the end of Friday’s session, as investors seeking guidance on developments in the U.K.’s planned exit from the EU and the U.S.-China trade war news.

MENA

MENA shares mixed , Saudi Arabia higher supported by passive funds inflows

MENA shares ended Monday’s session in mixed territory as Saudi Arabia shares edged higher supported by passive funds inflows while Abu Dhabi index fell pressured by the Utilities sector.

MENA shares finished on mixed notes in Dubai supported by NBD

MENA shares finished on mixed notes on Thursday’s trading session. As Bahrain, Dubai, and Egyptian market settled in the green at the end of today’s session.

MENA shares finished on mixed Qatar and Bahrain market settled in the green

MENA shares finished on mixed notes on Tuesday’s trading session. As Qatar stocks and Bahrain market settled in the green at the end of today’s session.

MENA shares settled today's session significantly higher.

MENA shares finished higher on Monday’s trading session. Were Bahraini stocks and Saudi Arabia market settled in the green at the end of today’s session.

MENA MARKET REPORT, 28TH OF AUGUST 2019

MENA shares were mixed on Wednesday’s session.

Europe

Investors eyes on Brexit

The Telegraph, a well-known British newspaper reported late on Sunday that Prime Minister Boris Johnson has prepared a legal strategy to counter opposition lawmakers’ attempts to enforce a three-month extension to Britain’s Brexit deadline if no-deal is agreed by October 31.

Investors are waiting for the U.S. Non-Farm payrolls on Friday...

One of the most significant monthly economic data for investors is the release of the United States Non-Farm Payroll Report. This figure carries great significance for traders as it indicates job growth in the United States.