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GBP/USD - British Pound US Dollar

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1.6260 -0.0016    (-0.10%)
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Type: Currency
Group: Major
Base: British Pound
Second: US Dollar

  • Prev. Close: 1.6276
  • Bid/Ask: 1.6258 / 1.6261
  • Day's Range: 1.6249 - 1.6278
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GBP/USD Overview

Prev. Close1.6276
Day's Range1.6249 - 1.6278
52 wk Range1.5852 - 1.7191
1-Year Return2.33%

GBP/USD News & Analysis

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Time: Sep 16, 2014 09:27PM (GMT -5:00, DST On)

Economic Calendar

Time Cur. Imp. Event Actual Forecast Previous
Tuesday, September 16
04:30   GBP Core CPI (YoY) 1.9% 1.8% 1.8%  
04:30   GBP Core PPI Output (YoY) 0.9% 0.9% 0.8%
04:30   GBP Core PPI Output (MoM) 0.1% 0.0% -0.1%  
04:30   GBP Core RPI (MoM) 0.4% 0.4% -0.1%  
04:30   GBP Core RPI (YoY) 2.5% 2.5% 2.6%  
04:30   GBP CPI (MoM) 0.4% 0.4% -0.3%  
04:30   GBP CPI (YoY) 1.5% 1.5% 1.6%  
04:30   GBP House Price Index (YoY) 11.7% 10.6% 10.2%  
04:30   GBP PPI Input (YoY) -7.2% -6.8% -7.5%
04:30   GBP PPI Input (MoM) -0.6% -0.4% -1.7%
04:30   GBP PPI Output (YoY) -0.3% -0.2% -0.1%  
04:30   GBP PPI Output (MoM) -0.1% -0.1% -0.1%  
04:30   GBP RPI (YoY) 2.4% 2.4% 2.5%  
04:30   GBP RPI (MoM) 0.4% 0.4% -0.1%  
07:45   USD Chain Store Sales (WoW) -2.6%   0.7%  
07:45   USD Chain Store Sales (YoY) 3.0%   4.0%  
08:30   USD Core PPI (MoM) 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%  
08:30   USD Core PPI (YoY) 1.8% 1.8% 1.6%  
08:30   USD PPI (MoM) 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%  
08:30   USD PPI (YoY) 1.8% 1.8% 1.7%  
08:55   USD Redbook (MoM) -0.4%   0.2%  
08:55   USD Redbook (YoY) 3.6%   4.9%  
11:30   USD 4-Week Bill Auction 0.000%   0.005%  
11:30   USD 52-Week Bill Auction 0.120%   0.105%  
16:00   USD Overall Net Capital Flow 57.70B   -142.00B
16:00   USD TIC Net Long-Term Transactions -18.6B 24.3B -18.7B  
16:00   USD TIC Net Long-Term Transactions including Swaps -48.30B   -30.20B  
16:00   USD US Foreign Buying, T-bonds -0.80B   -20.80B  
16:30   USD API Weekly Crude Stock 3.300M -1.500M -1.900M  
16:30   USD API Weekly Distillates Stocks 1.000M 0.750M 1.700M  
16:30   USD API Weekly Gasoline Stock -1.200M -0.425M 0.719M  
Wednesday, September 17
04:30   GBP Average Earnings ex Bonus   0.7% 0.6%  
04:30   GBP Average Earnings Index +Bonus   0.5% -0.2%  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote cut   0 0  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote hike   2 2  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote unchanged   7 7  
04:30   GBP Claimant Count Change   -30.0K -33.6K  
04:30   GBP Unemployment Rate   6.3% 6.4%  
07:00   USD MBA 30-Year Mortgage Rate     4.27%  
07:00   USD MBA Mortgage Applications (WoW)     -7.2%  
07:00   USD MBA Purchase Index     161.5  
07:00   USD Mortgage Market Index     327.2  
07:00   USD Mortgage Refinance Index     1,265.0  
08:30   USD Core CPI (YoY)   1.9% 1.9%  
08:30   USD Core CPI (MoM)   0.2% 0.1%  
08:30   USD Core CPI Index     238.31  
08:30   USD CPI (MoM)   0.1% 0.1%  
08:30   USD CPI (YoY)   1.9% 2.0%  
08:30   USD CPI Index, n.s.a.   238.260 238.250  
08:30   USD Current Account   -114.0B -111.2B  
08:30   USD Real Earnings (MoM)   0.1% 0.0%  
10:00   USD NAHB Housing Market Index   56 55  
10:30   USD Crude Oil Inventories   -1.614M -0.972M  
10:30   USD EIA Weekly Distillates Stocks   0.486M 4.094M  
10:30   USD Gasoline Inventories   -0.257M 2.381M  
11:30   USD Cleveland CPI (MoM)     0.1%  
14:00   USD Fed Funds Target Rate   0.25% 0.25%  
14:00   USD FOMC Economic Projections          
14:00   USD FOMC Statement          
14:00   USD QE MBS     10.000B  
14:00   USD QE Total     25.000B  
14:00   USD QE Treasuries     15.000B  
14:30   USD Fed Chair Yellen Speaks          

Central Banks

Bank of England (BOE)
Current Rate 0.50%
Chairman Mark Carney
Federal Reserve (FED)
Current Rate 0.00%-0.25%
Chairman Janet L. Yellen

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Latest GBP/USD Comments

Alex Shefer
Alex Shefer Sep 16, 2014 08:01PM GMT
What was it now? Bulls of dollar coming>?
blabla blablamam
blabla blablamam Sep 16, 2014 08:13PM GMT
nice spike -_- took my long out and went back to where it was lol.. very amusing ehh
So fake
So fake Sep 16, 2014 08:21PM GMT
I placed a sell at 1.6175..and I am so ****ed right now..
blabla blablamam
blabla blablamam Sep 16, 2014 08:25PM GMT
mate its not even 50 pips.. u gotta be prepared for a bit more than that lol
blabla blablamam
blabla blablamam Sep 16, 2014 08:30PM GMT
okok 100 ;d but seriously put stops on that stuff
Alex Shefer
Alex Shefer Sep 16, 2014 08:38PM GMT
i sell from 1.6280. Have a sl 1.6279. But it was amazing trip to south in 2 minutes

Wojtek Ja
Wojtek Ja Sep 16, 2014 06:01PM GMT
The fear of YES before thursday will be bigger and bigger. It could drag this pair down to the very bottom.
hamed halimi
hamed halimi Sep 16, 2014 06:08PM GMT
ya exactly and we must take this point any guy from scotland or england to inform us?
Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Sep 16, 2014 07:06PM GMT
the higher it goes the lower the dip!!! i'm going long tomorrow!! short on thursday
blabla blablamam
blabla blablamam Sep 16, 2014 09:24PM GMT
bulling slowly too

hamed halimi
hamed halimi Sep 16, 2014 05:56PM GMT
guys please inform as soon as possible before the voting your prediction because it is a very big time to trade we must decide thanks
blabla blablamam
blabla blablamam Sep 16, 2014 06:48PM GMT
i predict they will not get to decide, because the illuminati will erase scotland from the union with lazers.. predictions normally belong in gypsy tents with funky ladies.. Also, who knows what Nostradamus has to say about this ;d
Alo-Martin Matheisen
Alo-Martin Matheisen Sep 16, 2014 07:18PM GMT
holy **** :D blablaman that is just spot on!! Ahem I mean. BURN!!
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