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GBP/USD - British Pound US Dollar

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1.5571 -0.0006    (-0.04%)
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Type: Currency
Group: Major
Base: British Pound
Second: US Dollar

  • Prev. Close: 1.5577
  • Bid/Ask: 1.5570 / 1.5572
  • Day's Range: 1.5566 - 1.5582
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GBP/USD Overview

Prev. Close1.5577
Bid1.5570
Day's Range1.5566 - 1.5582
Open1.5577
Ask1.5573
52 wk Range1.5539 - 1.7191
1-Year Return-3.42%

GBP/USD News & Analysis

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Time: Dec 17, 2014 11:05PM (GMT -5:00, DST Off)

Economic Calendar

Time Cur. Imp. Event Actual Forecast Previous
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
04:30   GBP Average Earnings ex Bonus (Oct) 1.6% 1.5% 1.2%
04:30   GBP Average Earnings Index +Bonus (Oct) 1.4% 1.2% 1.0%  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote cut (Dec) 0 0 0  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote hike (Dec) 2 2 2  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote unchanged (Dec) 7 7 7  
04:30   GBP Claimant Count Change (Nov) -26.9K -21.2K -25.1K
04:30   GBP MPC Meeting Minutes        
04:30   GBP Unemployment Rate (Oct) 6.0% 5.9% 6.0%  
07:00   USD MBA 30-Year Mortgage Rate 4.06%   4.11%  
07:00   USD MBA Mortgage Applications (WoW) -3.3%   7.3%  
07:00   USD MBA Purchase Index 165.5   177.7  
07:00   USD Mortgage Market Index 360.0   372.3  
07:00   USD Mortgage Refinance Index 1,518.9   1,518.7  
08:30   USD Core CPI (MoM) (Nov) 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%  
08:30   USD Core CPI (YoY) (Nov) 1.7% 1.8% 1.8%  
08:30   USD Core CPI Index (Nov) 239.33   239.16  
08:30   USD CPI (YoY) (Nov) 1.3% 1.4% 1.7%  
08:30   USD CPI (MoM) (Nov) -0.3% -0.1% 0.0%  
08:30   USD CPI Index, n.s.a. (Nov) 236.15 236.58 237.43  
08:30   USD Current Account (Q3) -100.3B -97.9B -98.4B
08:30   USD Real Earnings (MoM) (Nov) 0.9% 0.4% 0.1%
10:30   USD Crude Oil Inventories -0.847M -2.360M 1.454M  
10:30   USD EIA Weekly Distillates Stocks -0.207M 0.340M 5.577M  
10:30   USD Gasoline Inventories 5.250M 1.780M 8.197M  
11:00   USD Cleveland CPI (MoM) (Nov) 0.1%   0.2%  
14:00   USD FOMC Economic Projections          
14:00   USD FOMC Statement          
14:00   USD Fed Funds Target Rate 0.25% 0.25% 0.25%  
14:30   USD FOMC Member Yellen Speaks          
Thursday, December 18, 2014
04:30   GBP Core Retail Sales (MoM) (Nov)   0.4% 0.8%  
04:30   GBP Core Retail Sales (YoY) (Nov)   4.5% 4.6%  
04:30   GBP Retail Sales (YoY) (Nov)   4.2% 4.3%  
04:30   GBP Retail Sales (MoM) (Nov)   0.3% 0.8%  
08:30   USD Continuing Jobless Claims   2,430K 2,514K  
08:30   USD Initial Jobless Claims   295K 294K  
08:30   USD Jobless Claims 4-Week Avg.     299.25K  
09:45   USD Bloomberg Consumer Confidence     41.3  
09:45   USD Services PMI (Dec)     57.1 56.2  
10:00   USD CB Leading Index (MoM) (Nov)   0.5% 0.9%  
10:00   USD Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index (Dec)   26.6 40.8  
10:00   USD Philly Fed Business Conditions (Dec)     57.7  
10:00   USD Philly Fed CAPEX Index (Dec)     23.00  
10:00   USD Philly Fed Employment (Dec)     22.4  
10:00   USD Philly Fed New Orders (Dec)     35.70  
10:00   USD Philly Fed Prices Paid (Dec)     17.30  
10:30   USD Natural Gas Storage   -60B -51B  
13:00   USD 5-Year TIPS Auction     -0.281%  
19:05   GBP GfK Consumer Confidence (Dec)   -1 -2  
 

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

Abid Islam
Abid Islam Dec 17, 2014 09:48PM GMT
Trade closed another 30 pips banked ;)

Abid Islam
Abid Islam Dec 17, 2014 08:41PM GMT
Buy trade taken at 1.5555... Tight 20 pip stop loss...

Abid Islam
Abid Islam Dec 17, 2014 08:28PM GMT
Daniel, bjoff, strike, bla bla,.... Do you think 1.5555 will hold for the bulls? Or will the bears take another bite?
Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Dec 17, 2014 08:52PM GMT
I think wait for another byte, i am following a trend line going down in daily chart... i ama still short, and if braking this we will have a BEAR NEW YEAR!!!!.
Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Dec 17, 2014 08:57PM GMT
 Chart: 1.5573 by Daniel Lüchinger
 Chart: 1.5573 by Daniel Lüchinger
this my thoughts
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