Riccardo Ronco, Head of Technical Analysis at Aviate Global in London, discusses a strategy to beat the S&P 500 using an ETF that tracks the performance of large- and mid-cap US stocks exhibiting high price momentum.
A peak in net margin debt precedes a peak in US equity prices by three to six months, according to Riccardo Ronco, Head of Technical Analysis at Aviate Global. This happened in 2000 and 2007, and could be happening again now.
Gold is approaching a key event – the Swiss referendum of 30 November. George Davis, Chief FIC Technical Analyst at RBC Capital Markets, looks at the possible outcomes.
EUR/USD will focus on the 1.2000 zone going into 2015, according to independent research company 4CAST.
No OPEC meeting has ever marked a major low in crude oil prices, says Walter Zimmermann, Senior Technical Analyst at United-ICAP, who thinks that crude can continue to fall for some weeks or months to come.
The short- to medium-term upside is limited for most US and European equity markets, with many indices approaching key resistance levels, according to BNP Paribas.
Peter Lee, Chief Technical Strategist at UBS in New York, looks at the relative performance of US, Japanese, Emerging Market and European equities.
A daily close above resistance at 1.1350 is required in order to end the correction in USD/CAD, according to George Davis, Chief FIC Technical Analyst at RBC Capital Markets.
While justifiable concerns for US equities exist, Ari Wald, Technical Analyst at Oppenheimer believes that the positive evidence is more convincing and he recommends staying long the S&P 500.
The recent gains in the S&P may not be sustainable in the medium-term, according to Andy Dodd, Head of Technical Research at Louis Capital Markets.