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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Is The Stock Market's Steady 2017 Uptrend Finally Running Out Of Brea(d)th?
Yesterday's big drop in global stock markets certainly caused investors to sit up a little straighter.
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Dollar Whipsawed By Ever-Shifting Odds Of A Fed Rate Hike This Year
After a run of weaker-than-expected data, especially on the inflation front, over the last six weeks, those odds have fallen notably. Early yesterday, fed funds futures traders were only pricing in about a 38% chance of a rate hike.
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NFP Instant Reaction: Solid-But-Unspectacular Jobs Report Leaves The Fed In Limbo
In the immediate aftermath of today's release, fed funds futures traders are slightly more optimistic that the US central bank will raise interest rates by the end of the year.
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Sector Showcase: Early Signs That Energy Stocks Could Be Turning Up
Since bottoming in early July, the energy sector ETF has rallied by about 5% to break meaningfully above its 50-day moving average for the first time since January. The ETF also was able to clear its 8-month descending trend line in the same area.
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Dumped Dollar Due To Be Done Dropping? It Depends...
There are no two ways about it: it's been a rough month, quarter, and year for the world's reserve currency.
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USD/CAD's Performance At The Start Of Previous BOC Rate Hike Cycles Points To More Downside
Whereas the loonie had previously been lumped in with the other commodity dollars struggling to recover from the big downdraft in the price of hard goods, last Wednesday's rate hike from the Bank of Canada injected new life into the currency.
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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 4 months)

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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