Nadia Simmons

Nadia is a private investor and trader, dealing in currencies, commodities (mainly crude oil), and stocks. Using her background in technical analysis, she spends countless hours identifying market trends, major support and resistance zones, breakouts and failures. In her writing, she presents complex ideas with clarity that enables you to easily understand market changes, and profit on them. Nadia is the person behind Sunshine Profits' 3 premium trading services: Forex Trading Alerts, Oil Trading Alerts, and Oil Investment Updates.

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The tensions in the oil market are very palpable, and today is no exception to strong moves. Can we talk about a bottom in sight?

Let’s take a closer look at the chart below (chart courtesy of www.stooq.com ).



In our Friday’s...
It appeared that the bears firmly took the reins of yesterday’s session, but most of their gains were history before the closing bell. Have we seen an important turning point for oil?

Let’s start with the daily chart examination (charts...
The technicals indicated high likelihood of an upswing, and the pair obliged by moving higher recently. Great, but with quite a move behind us already, let’s assess further appreciation potential as it stands right now.



Quoting our...
Yesterday, we wrote:

(…) Although crude oil futures moved higher after Wednesday’s open and broke above the previous peaks, this improvement was very temporary, and the bears took over in the following hours.

As a result, the futures...
Let’s put the geopolitical gyrations in oil into a proper perspective by taking a look at the monthly chart. The overall situation hasn’t changed much as crude oil is still trading inside the blue consolidation below three very important...
USD/JPY can’t seem to find the bottom after swinging down steeply in recent days. Or will today’s price action turn out to be a meaningful turnaround?



Let’s recall our Tuesday’s commentary:

(…) Today’s downswing brought the...
The overall situation in the short term remains almost unchanged as crude oil futures keep trading at around Tuesday’s levels. But can we glean more insights from today’s opening prices?

Although crude oil futures opened today with a...
Seemingly unstoppable, the Australian dollar has been on a winning streak recently. Yet the bulls wavered in their efforts not so long ago. Is it a sign that the tide is beginning to turn? Or, is it turning already?



We wrote on...
Having traded in a tight range recently, USD/JPY has broken down yesterday. The momentum goes on and the pair’s losses keep mounting. Let’s explore what kind of change in outlook have these moves brought.



Let’s recall our yesterday’...
Although oil bulls managed to push the futures higher and broke above the upper border of the rising green trend channel during yesterday’s session, Monday’s upswing turned out only temporary.

Earlier today, crude oil futures opened the...

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