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Does the EUR to USD Exchange Rate Have More Downside in 2016? The eurozone’s economic woes seem to be eternalizing. The European Central Bank (ECB) is no longer hawkish. An interest rate cut is almost certain now, bearing a bad omen for the euro to dollar exchange rate…

The Czech koruna and Polish zloty promise strong gains for currency traders against the backdrop of a sluggish euro in 2016. The Czech koruna (CZK) is on a strengthening trend, supported by the current account balance of payments for November, which showed an unexpected surplus of 12.4 billion.…

There is a greater chance for euro to dollar parity as Europe, which was gaining some strength since December, is weakening again. Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank (ECB) have triggered a recovery in European markets in the last week of January, promising new ideas ahead of…

Expect a Crash in the EUR to USD Dark clouds are forming above Europe’s economy, promising stormy days ahead for the euro to dollar exchange rate. The EUR to USD held up surprisingly well during last year’s Greek fiasco, but there are now too many factors weighing on…

What’s Next for the Euro? Despite a few days of relative strength in the EURUSD exchange rate, investors should be wary of false positives. The euro to dollar outlook for 2016 will likely dissipate as investors come to grips with the dire reality of the situation. The two…

The eurozone will see greater challenges in 2016, forcing the euro to dollar outlook lower, especially if the European Central Bank (ECB) remains satisfied with its current monetary policy. However, it will need to extend its expansion plan to purchase bonds again in September 2016. This is because…

Euro to Dollar Outlook for 2016 Figuring out where the euro to dollar exchange rate is headed in 2016 can be tricky, since much of the news is focused on conflict and drama. In turbulent times of geopolitical strife, important issues about economics get pushed into the backdrop…

EUR to USD Parity in 2016 a Possibility This past December could be remembered as the turning point in the euro to dollar exchange rate. Since hindsight looks on the past from a shallow angle, blurring events into a narrative, history could remember this month as the start…

Goldman Sachs Forecasts Parity in Euro to Dollar As we approach the Federal Reserve’s meeting on whether or not to raise interest rates, a long list of banks are making their predictions about where the euro to dollar outlook is headed. Goldman Sachs, the smartest of the smart…

Don’t Bet on the Euro to Dollar Exchange Rate The euro to dollar exchange rate did something really strange this week, as investors showed mixed feelings for Europe’s outlook. European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi unveiled a new stimulus package to aid Europe’s flailing economy, but it…

EUR/USD Exchange Rate Could Plunge in 2016 The euro to dollar exchange rate has shown weakness in 2015, setting the stage for deeper losses in the EUR/USD. As we head into 2016, Europe is struggling to starve off economic collapse, while the dollar is catching a bit of…

EUR-USD Exchange Rate Could Hit Parity, Says Analyst The euro has lost at least 1.5% to the U.S. dollar, plummeting to 1.1168. The EUR-USD exchange rate dropped in response to news of the decision by the central bank to leave interest rates unchanged. Presumably, the ECB’s continued quantitative…

If you think Greece is holding back the eurozone from an economic collapse, you may be mistaken. At least, that’s according to former hedge fund manager and Goldman Sachs alumnus Raoul Pal. In an interview with CNBC’s Fast Money on July 31st, the publisher of the Global Macro Investor…

Youth unemployment hit a 33-year high in June, according to the latest data from the Italian national statistics office, signaling the troubled country and the wider eurozone area could be on the verge of economic collapse. It’s the disappointing unemployment rate that indicates the economic collapse would be…

The NASDAQ opened higher on Friday July 17th after strong earnings results from Google Inc. (NASDAQ/GOOG, GOOGL) and positive economic data. This could eventually give clues on the timing of an interest rate increase. The U.S. dollar is heading for its biggest gain since May after economic data…

The NASDAQ opened higher on Thursday, July 16th, as investors cheered a Greek bailout approval and strong corporate earnings. European stocks climbed and bond yields fell on Thursday after the Greek’s parliament approved a proposed bailout plan. Eurozone stocks rose 1.5% to 3,676 points and Germany’s DAX rose…