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Monday, April 20, 2015 - Weekly e-Newsletter - Issue No. 649

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Economic Calendar
Date
ET
Release
For
Consensus
Prior
Apr 22
7:00 AM
MBA Mortgage Index
04/18
NA
-2.3%
Apr 22
9:00 AM
FHFA Housing Price Index
Feb
NA
0.3%
Apr 22
10:00 AM
Existing Home Sales
Mar
NA
4.88M
Apr 22
10:30 AM
Crude Inventories
04/18
NA
1.294M
Apr 23
8:30 AM
Initial Claims
04/18
NA
294K
Apr 23
8:30 AM
Continuing Claims
04/11
NA
2268K
Apr 23
10:00 AM
New Home Sales
Mar
NA
539K
Apr 23
10:30 AM
Natural Gas Inventories
04/18
NA
63 bcf
Apr 24
8:30 AM
Durable Orders
Mar
NA
-1.4%
Apr 24
8:30 AM
Durable Goods -ex transportation
Mar
NA
-0.6%
 
Weekly Forex Seasonality Report - EUR / USD
Global Futures

Historical performance for this week (Week 17: April 20 - 24), based on collected data from 1994 to 2014 has shown that the EUR/USD has risen 57.14% and fallen 42.86% in the years combined. The average rise in pips stands at 72 (0.0072) while the average fall in pips stands at 47 (0.0047). To date, the ratio of pips up to down is 1.53:1, while the ratio of pips down to up is 0.65:1.

% Weeks Up:

57.14%

% Weeks Down:

42.86%

Average Pips Up:

0.0072

Average Pips Down:

0.0047

Ratio of Pips Up to Down:

1.53:1

Ratio of Pips Down to Up:

0.65:1

 
Weekly Forex Seasonality Report - AUD / USD
Global Futures

Historical performance for this week (Week 17: April 20 - 24), based on collected data from 1994 to 2014 has shown that this currency pair has risen 57.14% and fallen 42.86% of the time in the years combined. The average rise in pips stands at 52 (0.0052) while the average fall in pips stands at 31 (0.0031). To date, the ratio of pips up to down is 1.68:1, while the ratio of pips down to up is 0.60:1.

% Weeks Up:

57.14%

% Weeks Down:

42.86%

Average Pips Up:

0.0052

Average Pips Down:

0.0031

Ratio of Pips Up to Down:

1.68:1

Ratio of Pips Down to Up:

0.60:1


 
Weekly Forex Seasonality Report - GBP / USD
Global Futures

Historical performance for this week (Week 17: April 20 - 24), based on collected data from 1994 to 2014 has shown that this currency pair has risen 47.62% and fallen 52.38% of the time in the years combined. The average rise in pips stands at 74 (0.0074) while the average fall in pips stands at 42 (0.0042). To date, the ratio of pips up to down is 1.74:1, while the ratio of pips down to up is 0.58:1.

% Weeks Up:

47.62%

% Weeks Down:

52.38%

Average Pips Up:

0.0074

Average Pips Down:

0.0042

Ratio of Pips Up to Down:

1.74:1

Ratio of Pips Down to Up:

0.58:1

 

 

 
Weekly Forex Seasonality Report - USD / CAD
Global Futures

Historical performance for this week (Week 17: April 20 - 24), based on collected data from 1994 to 2014 has shown that this currency pair has risen 42.86% and fallen 57.14% of the time in the years combined. The average rise in pips stands at 40 (0.0040) while the average fall in pips stands at 68 (0.0068). To date, the ratio of pips up to down is 0.59:1, while the ratio of pips down to up is 1.70:1.

% Weeks Up:

42.86%

% Weeks Down:

57.14%

Average Pips Up:

0.0040

Average Pips Down:

0.0068

Ratio of Pips Up to Down:

0.59:1

Ratio of Pips Down to Up:

1.70:1

 

 

 
Weekly Forex Seasonality Report - USD / CHF
Global Futures

Historical performance for this week (Week 17: April 20 - 24), based on collected data from 1994 to 2014 has shown that this currency pair has risen 47.62% and fallen 52.38% of the time in the years combined. The average rise in pips stands at 56 (0.0056) while the average fall in pips stands at 79 (0.0079). To date, the ratio of pips up to down is 0.71:1, while the ratio of pips down to up is 1.41:1.

% Weeks Up:

47.62%

% Weeks Down:

52.38%

Average Pips Up:

0.0056

Average Pips Down:

0.0079

Ratio of Pips Up to Down:

0.71:1

Ratio of Pips Down to Up:

1.41:1

 

 

Weekly Forex Seasonality Report - USD / JPY
Global Futures

Historical performance for this week (Week 17: April 20 - 24), based on collected data from 1994 to 2014 has shown that this currency pair has risen 45% and fallen 55% of the time in the years combined. The average rise in pips stands at 53 (0.53) while the average fall in pips stands at 54 (0.54). To date, the ratio of pips up to down is 0.98:1, while the ratio of pips down to up is 1.02:1.

% Weeks Up:

45.00%

% Weeks Down:

55.00%

Average Pips Up:

0.53

Average Pips Down:

0.54

Ratio of Pips Up to Down:

0.98:1

Ratio of Pips Down to Up:

1.02:1

 

 

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