Senior Market Analyst
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Matthew is a former Senior Market Analyst at Forex.com whose research is regularly quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg and Reuters.

Based in the US, Matthew provides live trading recommendations during US market hours, covering forex and large cap US listed ... more

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Why Technology Is The Most Important Sector To Watch For US Investors
US stocks are putting a bow on a stellar earnings season. At the start of the week, 95% of the companies in the S&P 500 had reported their Q1 earnings, with 75% of those companies beating EPS estimates and 64% beating revenue estimates.
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Forex Majors Preview - Tuesday, May 23
EUR/USD steamrollered higher last week, surging past the 1.1100 handle with ease. Cable continues to grind its way higher despite Theresa May’s lead in the polls being more than halved.
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'Teflon Don' Faces Another Test As USD/JPY Crashes Through Key Levels
USD/JPY has come off this level aggressively from trading just above 113 earlier today. 113 was also critical as it represents a number of key Fibonacci levels.
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Why US Stocks Shrug Off Political Drama, Again And Again And Again...
The expected earnings growth for the S&P 500 is tracking at 13.6% year-over-year, which if realized, would be the strongest growth in earnings since Q3 2011!
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EC Sector Showcase: XLE Bears Have All The Energy
For many markets, it feels as if the mid-December Federal Reserve meeting marked a turning point of sorts: that's when the dollar, 10-year treasury yields, and oil prices all peaked.
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Forex Majors Preview - Monday, May 8
Post-election ‘pop and drop’ is the headline today following Emmanuel Macron’s decisive win over the weekend. EUR/USD’s technical structure remains bullish. The market held the end-April gap with prices consolidating before breaking higher.
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STOCKS I FOLLOW

CS Credit Suisse Group AG
DAX Recon Capital DAX Germany ETF
ERO iPathSM EUR/USD Exchange Rate ETNs
FXC CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust
FXE Euro Currency Trust
FXY CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust
GBB iPathSM GBP/USD Exchange Rate ETN
GDX Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF
JYN iPathSM JPY/USD Exchange Rate ETN
TYX Treasury Yield 30 Years
UDN PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bearish Fund
UUP PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund
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Senior Market Analyst
FaraDay Research
May 2016 - Present (1 year 1 month)

Responsible for the production and management of US Real Time Trader and US FX Daily products. Subscribers include some of the world's leading brokerages and traders.
- Identify short-term trading opportunities in individual stocks, ETFs, and forex markets using fundamental and technical analysis
- Produce market commentary for Faraday clients, Faraday sales team, and media
- Create marketing material, including weekly stock sector and forex market reports

Gain Capital
Senior Market Analyst
October 2013 - March 2016 (2 years 6 months)

- Produce regular market analysis and strategy reports for clients and media on FOREX.com
- Coordinate and contribute to longer-form weekly and quarterly research reports
- Provide instant market analysis and coverage of news events on social media
- Give live presentations on trading at trade shows and seminars

Global Forex Trading
Technical Analyst
August 2011 - October 2013 (2 years 3 months)

- Write short-term trade recommendation articles for FX360.com (now FOREX.com) focusing on forex, indices, and commodities
- Conduct daily client trading webinars on various financial products
- Give live presentations on trading strategies and psychology at global trade shows 
- Represent my department on various internal committees and product development teams

Education

Grand Valley State University
BBA
Finance and Accounting

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