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Crude oil is making an attempt for a pullback to higher prices this month, following a 7-month decline. Should traders trust the reversal bullish signals?

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According to the Betfair trading graphs of the Presidential Election betting market, debates enhanced Romney’s chance to win the election but during the hurricane Sandy Obama’s odds improved considerably. We can find proof of this statement by taking a look at the implied chance percentage graph of Betfair graphs. Obama’s

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Romney may have taken the lead in the recent Pew Research Center poll against Obama, however the president of the United States is still odds-on favorite to win next Presidential Election. Not only that, but his chances have been improved considerably since the last time I talked about predictions of

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Futures

For years I have been hearing of news praising the rise of gold price and how no one has ever lost money by investing in gold! I often wondered why people don’t go buying gold if that’s such an easy way to turn profit. Gold investments are more attractive during

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Futures

It seems that the Presidential election is one of the most popular markets in political futures trading! I always thought of Betfair trading to be the best (and probably the only) way to take advantage of an election prediction and make money along the way. That is why I always

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presidential-election-graph
Futures

Barack Obama is currently 60% favorite to win the next Presidential Election in USA according to the betting fixed odds, a percentage that hasn’t changed a lot since the last time I discussed about how to trade the Presidential election’s odds in Betfair. The implied chance graph at the betting

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3 days ago I was making a prediction regarding the Greek election in June 2012. I predicted that the conservative party’s betting odds, ND, would climb and SYRIZA’s odds would shorten. At the time of writing ND decimal odds were at 1.7 and SYRIZA was trading at the betting exchange,

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Prediction of ND odds drifting due to ascending triangle 3 days ago
Futures

This prediction has been confirmed! ND and SYRIZA now trading at even odds! Technical analysis of Betfair price graphs regarding the election in Greece reveals an ascending triangle for Nea Dimokratia party and a descending triangle for SYRIZA. Although volume isn’t sufficient enough for safe conclusions, the betting odds’ graphs

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Betting on the 2012 Presidential Election of USA has been available for quite long time at the sports betting exchange, Betfair. It is now though that the graph of Barack Obama’s odds can help traders actually make money before even the elections begin! For those unfamiliar with , you can

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Futures

Sentiment in the oil pits turned negative during the afternoon trading session despite better than expected inventory data released by the Department of Energy.  Oil prices followed US equities lower, which were dragged down by worse than expected earnings from Apple on Tuesday.  WTI declined more than $2 dollars a

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Futures

Oil markets continued to grind higher, as investors continued to move capital into riskier assets.  On the heels of last week’s better than expected employment report, US growth prospects are beginning to climb, adding a bullish tone to the petroleum markets. Oil prices are starting to show specific signs of

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Oil markets received a much needed shot in the arm as sentiment on riskier assets continued to benefit globally.  Wednesday’s better than expected economic data along with robust petroleum inventory numbers aloud oil prices to rise nearly $4 dollars a barrel to test the $80 level. Prior to Wednesday trading

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