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The Beauty of Technical Analysis

I focus almost exclusively on stocks, though I do browse through the charts of the main forex pairs and commodities every weekend. And the beauty of technical analysis is that a chart is a chart, no matter the vehicle or timeframe! 279 more words


(What's Left of) Our Economy: The Case for Obama's Trade Agenda Crumbles Ever Faster

In one very real sense, it’s a crying shame that President Obama’s trade agenda is so completely stalled both at the negotiating table and in Congress. 659 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

A Yennie for Your Thoughts?

Penny-wise or 2.4 cents foolish?? The Japanese Yen, their smallest denomination coin almost directly akin and valued as the American penny, may suffer a shared fate.  1,426 more words

Okinawa Living

The Buck is Back: US Dollar Hits 6-Year Highs

After a 6-year slump, the US Dollar has been on the rise since July – and the rally is not expected to stop any time soon. 417 more words

Forex For Beginners

Eating On Less Than $1.00 (US) In China

Breakfast under $1

Know Your Basic Chinese Animals

Some local street vendors are a bit creative including dog, cat, raw pig etc. So knowing the names of animals can go a long way.

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Dollar boost up against Yen to six year high

The dollar was higher against the yen Friday, hitting a six-year high on expectations for diverging monetary policy and economic conditions in the U.S. and Japan.The dollar was at ¥107.20 compared with ¥107.10 late Thursday in New York after hitting ¥107.39 — its highest since Sept. 89 more words


Week End Blog – With China, Russia and of course… Apple!

Lots of China news in the Week End Blog. After a total collapse of new loans in July, aggregate financing strengthened somewhat in August. But, the change that occurred in the last two months is striking and makes you wonder how GDP growth is really doing. 469 more words