Traders Bet On Euro’s Decline As Italian Referendum Vote Looms

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Analyst Paul Weisbruch brings to light some unusual options activity in a currency ETF that's likely linked to the highly important Italian referendum vote set to take place this weekend.
NYSE:EUO December 2, 2016 11:50am

Here’s How The Rising Dollar Affects Emerging Markets

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From Larry Edelson: The greenback has been on a tear as of late, rallying over 5% since the dollar index bottomed out just below 96 on election night.
NYSE:EEM November 28, 2016 7:10am

Here’s Why The U.S. Dollar Keeps Rising

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From ZeroHedge: So where will mobile capital flow in an environment of rising socio-political risk, a multi-year USD uptrend and a dearth of safe, liquid markets?
NYSE:UUP November 27, 2016 7:44am

U.S. Dollar Hits 13-Year Highs, Despite Commodity Rally

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From Taki Tsaklanos: The U.S. dollar is moving to a 13-year high. This is breaking news, and medium to long consequences of this event should not be underestimated.
NYSE:UUP November 24, 2016 7:25am

Despite The Dollar’s Big Surge, Traders Are Betting On A Crash

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Analyst Paul Weisbruch brings investors his daily ETF options update, which includes a very bearish bet on the oil and gas sector, along with some unusually bearish activity in options tied to the U.S. dollar.
NYSE:UUP November 18, 2016 12:21pm

The Dollar Crash Is Coming

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From JL Yastine: Be careful what you wish for. I’m talking about the estimated $2 trillion in U.S. corporate cash sitting in foreign banks — and the Trump-backed proposal for a special 10% repatriation tax on those profits.
NYSE:UUP November 16, 2016 11:49am

Is The U.S. Dollar In A New Bull Market?

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From Taki Tsaklanos: There is a lot of debate whether the U.S. dollar is in a bull market. Many believe that because of the monetary easing policies of the Fed, that the dollar should actually be declining in value.
NYSE:UUP November 15, 2016 7:14am

Traders Are Hedging Against A Weaker Dollar And Financials

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Analyst Paul Weisbruch calls attention to some unusual options activity in a popular U.S. Dollar fund, and how the bearish bets are carrying over to the largest financial ETF as well.
NYSE:UUP November 8, 2016 12:50pm

Is It Time To Short The U.S. Dollar?

dollar-rolledFrom Chris Vermeulen: The dollar rally has been led in hopes of the Fed tightening rates in December of 2016. While most of the other developed nations are still struggling with low inflation, the U.S. Government provided data that has been largely supportive of a rate hike.
NYSE:UUP November 7, 2016 10:31am

Consider These ETFs As The British Pound Bounces

british-poundThe British Pound has recovered from recent lows, as evidenced by FXB (CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust, Expense Ratio 0.40%, $316 million in AUM) rallying in the past couple sessions.
NYSE:FXB November 3, 2016 12:09pm

Dollar Continues Gains Against Yuan, Despite Predictions to the Contrary

YuanFrom Larry Edelson: I sure hope you didn’t sell all your dollars as many investment pundits suggested, in order to buy the Chinese yuan… because these so-called “experts” just ended up with egg foo yung all over their faces.
NYSE:UUP October 18, 2016 6:30am

With the Pound Cratering, Here’s How to Play UK Investments

British poundFrom Zacks Research: The British pound is now the worst performing major currency in the world, thanks to growing Brexit concerns. The currency has continued to slide since the Brexit vote on June 23, while recently the fall accelerated after the British PM Theresa May said that she plans to pursue a “hard Brexit”.
NYSE:HEWU October 16, 2016 8:06am

Trading Opportunities Abound in the Currency ETF Space

US dollarDon’t look now, but the U.S. Dollar is on an absolute tear lately, today included, with the largest linked ETP, the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish (NYSE:UUP), moving parabolically.
NYSE:UUP October 11, 2016 1:12pm

Flash Crash Sends British Pound to 31-Year Lows

British PoundThe British pound plunged to the lowest levels versus the U.S. dollar since 1985 today, as speculation runs rampant about what exactly caused the sudden and unexpected crash.
NYSE:FXB October 7, 2016 7:57am

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