Updated: November 29, 2018The next time you have a family gathering, if you want to bring a loud dinner table discussion to a screeching silence, ask if anyone can explain how cryptocurrencies work.
Updated: November 28, 2018Since late July, Bitcoin has lost more than HALF its value. Question is, Who was the contrarian before the big move down began? See our answer in Chart of the Day.
Updated: November 19, 2018Bitcoin plunged 15% on Nov. 14: news stories did a classic retrofit to "explain" the action. Yet, on Nov. 9, we anticipated Bitcoin's move before it happened. See the chart here.
Updated: November 16, 2018In early 2018, the U.S. Dollar had been falling for a more than a year. Conventional wisdom said it would keep falling. One classically contrarian forecast said otherwise: See the chart for yourself.
Updated: November 8, 2018The U.S. Dollar's 6-month rally ran from February thru August -- Dana Weeks asks EWI Currency Analyst Jim Martens if he had subscribers on the right side of the trend.
Updated: October 4, 2018Look at this FX chart to see if it makes you think of … Italy's government? News reports thought that, AFTER the euro fell. So what saw the move beforehand?
Updated: October 2, 2018There's always an "after the fact" reason for a BIG market move. Yet check the before the fact forecast that anticipated the recent explosive rise of the cryptocurrency Ripple.
Updated: September 26, 2018After declines of 80% or more in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, the magnitude of the crypto bust has now surpassed the dotcom crash. How did we get here? What lessons can we learn? Are there still opportunities? In this three-part ElliottWaveTV interview, EWI's Elliott Prechter and Pete Kendall walk you through the ebbs and flows of the Bitcoin mania.
Updated: September 24, 2018After declines of 80% or more in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, the magnitude of the crypto bust has now surpassed the dotcom crash. How did we get here? What lessons can we learn? Are there still opportunities? In this three-part ElliottWaveTV interview, EWI's Elliott Prechter and Pete Kendall walk you through the ebbs and flows of the Bitcoin mania.
Updated: September 14, 2018After declines of 80% or more in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, the magnitude of the crypto bust has now surpassed the dotcom crash. How did we get here? What lessons can we learn? Are there still opportunities? In this three-part ElliottWaveTV interview, EWI's Elliott Prechter and Pete Kendall walk you through the ebbs and flows of the Bitcoin mania.
Updated: September 13, 2018Senior Currency Strategist Jim Martens shows the charts and explains the unfolding patterns in three Dollar rates -- see what he sees during EWI's Forex FreeWeek.
Updated: September 10, 2018In just 24 hours on September 5-6, the world's largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, plunged 13%. Many experts blamed the fall on a report that Goldman Sachs was ditching its crypto-trading desk plans. Here's a different take -- ours.
Updated: September 10, 2018"If you ask 10 people to explain how cryptocurrencies work, you'll get 10 blank stares. So, how can anyone forecast a market no one really understands?" Find out the answer to this and other point-blank questions in this insightful ElliottWaveTV interview with the co-author of our new, free Crypto Trading Guide, Jim Martens.
Updated: September 7, 2018See the Dollar forecasts -- plus the trends and turns that followed -- for yourself, in Chart of the Day.
Updated: September 6, 2018Our story begins on September 5, when the British pound (GBPUSD) experienced its "...biggest 1-hour jump of 2018 on Euro, Dollar." Yes, there had been an unexpected news item...
Updated: September 5, 2018This is not a story about the get-rich-quick promises of cryptocurrency trading. It is, however, a true account of how Elliott wave analysis limits the risk involved in one of the riskiest asset classes in modern financial history.
Updated: September 4, 2018Over the past few months, everyone has grown comfortable with the idea of a strengthening U.S. dollar. Perhaps too comfortable? ElliottWaveTV sat down with Jim Martens, long-time editor of our Currency Pro Service, to get his take.
Updated: August 23, 2018Here's what we said before the 6-month Dollar Index rally, now see where today's Elliott Wave pattern points next.
Updated: August 23, 2018Here's a cool parlor trick: If you want to bring a loud, rowdy room to a screeching silence, ask if anyone can explain how cryptocurrencies work.
Updated: August 14, 2018Stories say the Turkish Lira's plunge "erodes confidence." But, what if eroding confidence caused the sell-off? See the chart that shows the facts about the currency trend.
Updated: July 20, 2018On Tuesday (July 17), Bitcoin rallied sharply. ElliottWaveTV called Jim Martens, long-time editor of our Currency Pro Service, to get his take.
Updated: July 17, 2018Want a big-picture perspective on the "Trade War" headlines? Here's a chart with a perspective you won't see elsewhere.
Updated: July 12, 2018What could change the trend in a strong U.S. Dollar/weak Aussie Dollar? Sentiment extremes give a strong hint...
Updated: June 15, 2018See the work of an analyst who doesn't read the news, is always on time, and never gets bored or tired -- and that showed a textbook Elliott pattern and forecast in currencies.
Updated: May 25, 2018Even big Wall Street firms are adding cryptocurrencies to the markets they trade. So, how similar -- and how different -- is trading Bitcoin et al from the "classic" forex? For insights, ElliottWaveTV sat down with Michael Madden, co-editor of our FX-focused Currency Pro Service.
Updated: May 10, 2018The Dollar has seen its first real rally of 2018. The move seemed to start in April -- yet, the 2018 low in the Dollar Index was nearly three months ago. See the forecast that nailed it to the day.
Updated: May 4, 2018History shows that when everyone starts to feel either very bullish or very bearish about a particular market, a reversal is near. This time around, there is also another piece of evidence...
Updated: May 3, 2018Hear and see how "Swiss Banks" mutated from financial trust and discretion, to controls on bank secrecy and an all-out devaluation of the Swiss franc.
Updated: May 2, 2018Currencies that trade against currencies other than the U.S. dollar can be a lucrative market for traders in the know. For insights, ElliottWaveTV sat down with Michael Madden, co-editor of our forex-focused Currency Pro Service.
Updated: April 30, 2018Bitcoin has made a lot less news lately, yet Todd Gordon's recent trade caught a double-digit Bitcoin rally -- see it for yourself.
Updated: April 3, 2018Learn how the "basics" of Elliott wave analysis helped to nail the recent low in the U.S. Dollar Index. Take a look at these two charts.
Updated: March 21, 2018"The Yen could be about to explode higher." That’s what EWI's Murray Gunn said in January when he showed subscribers a classic price pattern. See for yourself what followed.
Updated: March 13, 2018Cryptocurrency buyers and sellers are active 24/7, so Elliott Wave price patterns likewise unfold around the clock. See the Bitcoin pattern that trader and CNBC contributor Todd Gordon saw, and how he protected his trade at 2am Eastern time.
Updated: March 9, 2018Trader sentiment in the euro market has BIG implications for U.S. investors -- and you can (literally) see it for yourself in this Chart of the Day.
Updated: March 9, 2018Volatility in cryptos has been getting so much spotlight that it's easy to forget about the "classic" currency markets: the euro, the yen, the pound. Michael Madden, one of our Cryptocurrency Pro Service editors, tells ElliottWaveTV what he sees next for both currency classes.
Updated: March 2, 2018Watch our Cryptocurrency Pro Service editor, Jim Martens, expertly label the recent huge sell-off in Ethereum. See why, when many traders probably thought it was time to jump ship, Elliott waves strongly suggested an opportunity.
Updated: March 2, 2018December's high went above $20,000, yet early February saw Bitcoin fell below $6,000 (-71%). Sheer hope kept some investors going. Yet Elliott wave traders saw a better reason to be bullish. See the chart pattern that anticipated the rally to come.
Updated: February 28, 2018"Twin deficits weaken the U.S. Dollar" is the claim: Are conventional analysts flocking like birds to the same wire of economic opinion, or, is there something to it?
Updated: February 20, 2018When financial market conditions become less liquid, it's often accompanied by asset deflation. See what we see in this liquidity trend chart, right now.
Updated: February 8, 2018The three most popular cryptocurrencies -- Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin -- have had a rough start this year. ElliottWaveTV asked Michael Madden, one of our Currency Pro Service analysts, for his take on the recent volatility -- and how it translates into the world of traditional forex markets.
Updated: February 7, 2018See the charts and analysis that successfully caught Bitcoin's major move lower -- you CAN have clarity even in the wildest price swings.
Updated: January 31, 2018Todd Gordon is a trader who knows the Elliott Wave Principle cold: See how he turned an Elliott wave setup into a successful trade.
Updated: January 26, 2018The cryptocurrency's trends continue to be fueled by investor psychology
Updated: January 25, 2018The world's leading globalists meet with nationalist Donald Trump, all under one roof at a Swiss ski resort: Is it possible to find a pattern in that tangle of ironies?
Updated: January 25, 2018"Wild" doesn't begin to describe price action in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin lately. ElliottWaveTV sat down with Jim Martens, our long-time Currency Pro Service editor, to ask him how he keeps up -- and stays ahead.
Updated: January 23, 2018Watch as this "ordinary" Dollar Index chart transforms itself into a 10-year, exceptional series of Elliott Wave forecasts.
Updated: January 17, 2018As you take in the news that Bitcoin just plunged "below $10,000 with $36 billion of value wiped off in a day..." (CNBC, Jan. 17), it's worth taking a brief look at how we got here.
Updated: January 4, 2018When we first studied price charts of cryptocurrencies, we discovered a recognizable pattern. The crypto world now includes over 1000 currencies, each trying to become the next big thing. Of all of them, Ethereum has gotten the closest...
Updated: December 22, 2017"Wild" doesn't begin to describe Bitcoin's price action. This spring, it traded as low as $1200. Last week, BTC futures topped $20,000. And on December 21, in an article by newsmax.com, EWI's Elliott Prechter gave this warning…
Updated: December 18, 2017It’s hard to believe, but Bitcoin started out at 1 cent in 2009. Today, there are over a thousand crypto-coins, and all of them are being bid up to astronomical levels. The CME has just launched Bitcoin futures, and our own Currency Pro Service is now offering Elliott wave Bitcoin forecasts. Which brings us to this chart…
Updated: December 14, 2017This chart shows you an indicator that's absolutely critical to the direction of the euro, and the dollar -- namely, sentiment. The market's temperature, if you will...
Updated: December 11, 2017Market analysts should be like detectives -- looking for more than one piece of evidence. See what we see in the price action of the J.P. Morgan Emerging Market Currency Index -- EMCI.
Updated: November 27, 2017In early 2005, it was next to impossible to escape the doom and gloom surrounding the U.S. dollar. The greenback was four years into a relentless bear market with no seeming end in sight. Until you looked at our Elliott wave labeled price chart of the U.S. dollar index – that is.
Updated: November 10, 2017Is cryptocurrency mania the biggest bubble in history, or an epochal change for money and FX markets? It might be both -- learn why.
Updated: November 3, 2017Watch as our own Murray Gunn explains why you shouldn’t get too comfortable with the lack of volatility in the markets.
Updated: November 3, 2017The average daily trading volume in foreign exchange is more than $5 TRILLION. EWI's currencies expert, Jim Martens, discusses the pros and cons of trading forex vs. trading stocks.
Updated: November 1, 2017Why look at the euro? Because of what you're about to see for yourself, in Chart of the Day.
Updated: October 27, 2017While it's true that forex trading can be a challenge, Jim Martens makes understanding the rules and guidelines easy... Check out this excerpt from one of Jim's DVD.
Updated: October 26, 2017How do you know the right time to exit when price action goes your way? While no forecasting method guarantees that you buy at the absolute low and sell at the absolute high, Elliott wave analysis -- and, specifically, Fibonacci relationships between waves -- can help you identify high-probability price targets.
Updated: October 9, 2017Learn which non-dollar pairs present the best opportunities right now.
Updated: October 4, 2017Why do investors keep making the same mistakes -- i.e., buying at highs and selling at lows? The answer is that their psychology never changes. If you're an independent thinker, you can potentially benefit from this knowledge. Let's take a look at the U.S. Dollar Index.
Updated: September 27, 2017In early September, the USD/CAD plunged to a 2-year low; meaning, the Canadian dollar soared to its highest level against the U.S. dollar since 2015. Per some experts, the Bank of Canada's back-to-back rate hikes are the catalyst for the move. But we see a glaring flaw in that logic.
Updated: September 20, 2017The U.S. Dollar Index has been on a steady slide since its January high, and one foreign exchange strategist expects the downward trend to continue. But financial markets often move in the opposite direction from the prevailing sentiment. See how this knowledge can help you seize opportunities that most others miss.
Updated: September 12, 2017Using the same market indicators everyone else uses can lead you to make the same mistakes everyone else makes. Here's a chart that proves the point -- you won't see this one elsewhere.
Updated: September 1, 2017EWI first discussed Bitcoin when the currency traded for pennies. The Bitcoin craze has since dwarfed that of Holland's Tulip Mania. Prepare now for some major "crypto-drama."
Updated: August 15, 2017Right now, the euro is approaching a point you need to know about. Watch this clip from a new interview with Chris Carolan, our Global Opportunities Expert, for details.
Updated: August 9, 2017Today's euro-negative sentiment extreme among a certain trader group means that the dollar may soon resume its long-term upward trend. See it for yourself.
Updated: August 8, 2017See for yourself exactly how we kept subscribers ahead of the Dollar's 6-month downtrend.
Updated: July 20, 2017In early May, the Canadian dollar was the "ugly duckling of currencies," shrinking to a 15-month low against its U.S. counterpart. That's when Elliott wave analysis identified a "delicious opportunity" for a swan-like transformation. Behold the full story!
Updated: July 14, 2017The story this chart tells shows that since 2014, price activity led to a critical juncture in digital currencies.
Updated: July 7, 2017In mid-June, a "safety play" of money flowing into the Japanese yen was supposed to bolster the yen against the U.S. dollar. But instead, it did the exact opposite, with the yen falling to a two-month low in early July. The reason why might surprise you.
Updated: July 7, 2017See how high and low extremes in the Dollar signal important market turns.
Updated: June 20, 2017Is the Chinese yuan controlled by monetary policy? Mainstream wisdom says yes. But our charts show a different force driving the yuan's major trends since 2014 -- investor psychology.
Updated: June 16, 2017As is often the case before a big news event, EURUSD went mostly sideways into the June 14 Fed meeting. Traders were waiting to see what the Fed does and says. But here's what Elliott wave forex traders saw...
Updated: June 9, 2017When calculating the odds of a political victory, accounting for voters' mood may be more important than adding up all the rational pros and cons. Financial markets are also governed by traders' collective mood to a much larger degree than the mainstream finance has been willing to consider.
Updated: June 6, 2017Financial news networks spend untold hours debating with their guests as to whether interest rates will rise or fall -- and the effect that will have on the currency. But what if they argued ... over nothing? See this chart and analysis from Murray Gunn and decide for yourself.
Updated: May 24, 2017This Chart of the Day gives you our latest Elliott wave count for the dollar, and reveals an extreme in sentiment that most traders don’t even look at. What it says right now is crucial to all USD traders.
Updated: May 22, 2017One minute, strong UK economic data “causes” the British pound to surge against the euro. And then the next, that same data… is futile against a pound selloff. Any questions? The real story behind the EURGBP leaves no room for doubt!
Updated: May 19, 2017In early April, all fundamental signs pointed DOWN for the euro/yen currency exchange rate. But instead of falling, the euro went against the bearish current and soared against the Japanese yen. It’s time you knew the reason why.
Updated: May 18, 2017At the start of 2017, a widely expected "Trump Bump" was supposed to keep the U.S. dollar on solid, bullish ground. But instead, the currency reversed from a 14-year high to the 6-month low we see today. Find out why!
Updated: May 10, 2017According to the mainstream experts, Emmanuel Macron's victory in May 7's French Presidential Election was also a victory for the euro. And yet, the euro turned down against the U.S. dollar following his win. No surprise here!
Updated: April 13, 2017Jim Martens talks about a pattern in EURUSD that's been years in the making and what it implies for future price action.
Updated: April 10, 2017An April 5 Bloomberg headline reads: "Rupee Rally Nobody Saw Coming Sees Strategists Play Catch Up." Yet, at least one analyst did. These two charts tell the story -- see them for yourself.
Updated: April 6, 2017Imagine it's early 2016. Brexit hasn't yet happened. No one thinks it will. The British pound is trading near 1.45. You put your best Elliott wave count on a monthly GBPUSD chart -- and see this incredibly bearish picture emerge...
Updated: April 5, 2017The next 48 hours are critical, say the experts. Nothing is as important for determining the Chinese yuan’s long-term trend as the April 6 meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. Or, is it?
Updated: June 17, 2016In part two of this essay, our Currency Pro Service editor, Jim Martens, explains how to think of the Elliott Wave Principle as your road map to the market -- and your investment idea as a trip.
Updated: May 20, 2016On May 3, the EURUSD turned down (i.e. falling euro, rising U.S. dollar) in a powerful reversal to two-month lows on May 20. Turns out, the euro's sell-off was not in the popular, Fed-led script handed out by mainstream analysts. It was, however, in the Elliott wave one.
Updated: April 20, 2016Tony Carrion, one of our Currency Pro Service analysts, tells you how he uses Elliott waves in his analysis and why hearing an interview with Bob Prechter was a "game changer."
Updated: April 12, 2016Learn how the Elliott Wave Principle enhances your market-forecasting ability by giving you market "context." Our Currency Pro Services analyst Michael Madden explains.
Updated: April 6, 2016Jim Martens explains why his "ideal subscriber" is a forex trader who thinks for himself and only uses Jim's analysis as a "sounding board" for spotting high-confidence trade setups.
Updated: January 19, 2016Are you curious about our analysts and their background? Our Senior Currency Strategist, Jim Martens, started following markets in the 1980s. In this new interview, you'll learn how he got his start in markets, and how the flexibility of the Wave Principle enhances your market analysis.
Updated: December 8, 2015The market-forecasting method I employ every day has been around since the 1930s. Yet, it works as well as, if not better than, any new-fangled, expensive, computerized technical analysis package I've seen. My method is a form of technical analysis based on...
Updated: September 1, 2015EWI's Chief Currency Strategist discusses the EURUSD 1,200-pip "roundtrip."
Updated:Social mood translates into the tight race at the polls in the French election. In Europe, we're seeing bond market behavior that resembles what occurred before the credit crises in 2008, 2010 and 2012. Outlook for the British pound and currency markets following the UK's call for a snap election.
Updated:As the amount of household debt rises, so does the risk of another financial crisis. Learn why the next debt implosion could be bigger than the one 10 years ago. Next up, our Currency Pro Service editor gives you his outlook for the dollar. Our last feature lays out evidence that shows economic news impacts the stock market less than you may think.
Updated:In this week's episode, we talk to three analysts from Elliott Wave International about the respective markets they cover. We start off with Jeffrey Kennedy, the editor of our Commodity Junctures market-forecasting service, to learn about the one commodity Jeff is most excited about. Next up is an interview with Jim Martens, the editor of our Currency Pro Service. He has been using Elliott wave analysis since the mid-1980s -- on forex markets, for most of that time. Here, Jim tells you how Elliott waves help you "make sense" of the FX markets -- and why it's important to look at the larger trend. In today's last interview, Chris Carolan explains what a weaker dollar implies for Asian equities and gives an update on what he's looking at in China.
Updated:Is Donald Trump good or bad for stocks? The financial press says both! Euro price action post-election: learn why "we expected that." Our friends at the Socionomics Institute explain why legal marijuana is just the tip of the iceberg.
Updated:Reports about this week’s biggest global finance news all used the same basic headline: ‘China Devalues Currency!’ But, we think that headline doesn’t ‘get it’ – since it fails to identify the blunt truth about the bigger trend.
Updated:First up is an interview with EWI's Jim Martens. Jim offers his perspective on recent moves in the Yen and U.S. Dollar. The dollar rally has been making headlines for quite a while now -- and most of the talking heads on financial TV think the rally in the U.S. dollar index may be over. Jim correctly called the top in the Euro / Dollar exchange in May of last year. We're approaching the 1-year anniversary of that forecast and this next clip -- from May 9 of 2014 -- takes you through the analysis of the EURO Dollar decline. Our last feature for this week's episode comes from Elliott Wave International's Bob Stokes who reports on the "war on cash."
Updated:Today we kick things off with an analyst spotlight feature on Michael Madden who discusses the business of forecasting forex markets. The next feature is an interview with Jim Martens who explains why his "ideal subscriber" is a forex trader who thinks for himself and only uses Jim's analysis as a "sounding board" for spotting trade setups. The last feature today is another interview, this one with the director of the Socionomics Institute, Matt Lampert who sat down with NPR's Jim Burress to discusses socionomics and explain socionomic causality.
Updated:The first feature is an interview with Jim Martens who explains that the dollar is at an inflection point. Next is an interview with Robert Kelley who covers cross rates for Elliott Wave International and in this next segment he talks about 3 forex opportunities with big potential. Our last features in today's episode veers away from our forex focus and takes a look at the mood of investors. Mood gradually transitions from risk-on to risk-off. And once fear takes full control, the rush to the exit is like a stampede. In some ways, today is a lot like 2007.Elliott Wave International correspondent Bob Stokes reports.
Updated:Today's episode focuses on Brexit and Beyond. On the heels of the historic vote, Elliott Wave International's Brian Whitmer dropped by the ElliottWaveTV studios for a quick interview and update on the state of the European Union and the European economies. Next up is another interview with Steve Hochberg and Pete Kendall, the co-editors of EWI's monthly Financial Forecast. They sat down with ElliottWaveTV to discuss the volatility that followed last Thursday's Brexit vote. The last feature is another interview with Jim Martens, the editor of Elliott Wave International's Currency Pro Service. He explains how he prepared his subscribers for the violent reversal and historic sell-off in the British pound.
Updated:Jim Martens, the editor of Elliott Wave International's Currency Pro Service. Take a listen as he gives you a preview of what's going on in the FX world post-Brexit. Michael Madden, who forecasts cross rates for EWI's Currency Pro Service, talks about the volatility following the historic Brexit vote. Jeffrey Kennedy, the editor of our popular Trader's Classroom educational service he weighs in on how you know when it's time to enter a trade.