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Piero Cingari

Piero Cingari is an analyst and responsible for the Metals editor zone at, covering currencies, commodities and global macro. He formerly worked as a bond/FX strategist at the Italian asset management company AcomeA SGR. Cingari has a master’s degree in economics from the University of Bologna.

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Copper analysis and China reopening basket: Bull market takes off

Aided by the ongoing reopening in China, copper has now retraced half of the 2022 bear market, suggesting a trend reversal.

Piero Cingari10:01, 11 January 2023
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EUR/USD analysis: Is there still room for a rally to 1.10?

The euro has rallied 12% since September's low, amid plummeting natural gas prices, hawkish ECB language, and better growth prospects.

Piero Cingari16:56, 10 January 2023
Australian dollar analysis: AUD rallies above 200DMA on China growth optimism

The Aussie dollar smashed the 200DMA resistance rising at 4-month highs on the back of improving growth prospects in China.

Piero Cingari11:41, 9 January 2023
Copper analysis: Why hasn't copper skyrocketed in response to China's reopening signals?

Copper has trailed behind China's trade openings despite encouraging signs from officials. Share price drops in EVs carmakers might be to blame.

Piero Cingari10:53, 5 January 2023
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Gold technical analysis: 2023 bull market to begin after 50% Fibo breakout?

Gold has broken over a critical barrier level indicated by the 50% retracement of the 2022 low-to-high range. Can this pave the path for a 2023 bull market?

Piero Cingari09:53, 4 January 2023
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EUR/GBP Fundamental outlook: 0.90 is a level to watch on hawkish ECB and dovish BoE

The euro strengthened versus the pound as the ECB signalled more aggressive interest rate rises and the beginning of quantitative tightening in 2023.

Piero Cingari16:01, 15 December 2022
EUR boosted by ECB: Hawks remain in charge after 0.5% rate hike

The European Central Bank hikes rates by 0.5% and announces the start of Quantitative Tightening in March 2023, strengthening the currency but hurting euro-area sovereign bonds.

Piero Cingari15:41, 15 December 2022
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Crude and dollar correlation: Why oil and the USD move in different directions?

Oil prices fell as the US dollar strengthened in early trade on Thursday

Piero Cingari13:24, 15 December 2022
S&P 500 index analysis: What's next for US stocks as the Fed hints at further hikes?

Bearish fears pressured the S&P 500 index after the Fed hiked interest rates by 50bps points, as anticipated, but warned that further hikes will occur in the next year.

Piero Cingari21:00, 14 December 2022
Dollar index (DXY) analysis: Bearish outlook to shift after a hawkish Fed meeting?

As expected, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 50 basis points in December but cautioned that there is more to hike, reviving dollar bullishness.

Piero Cingari20:00, 14 December 2022
Dollar and gold outlook: Will the Fed finally pivot as inflation cools?

A day before the final FOMC meeting of the year, lower-than-expected US inflation in November spurred a sell-off in the dollar and a surge in gold.

Piero Cingari14:57, 13 December 2022
Silver analysis: Reversal in sight amid Fed hawkish risk and bearish RSI divergence?

Silver has rallied 33% in the last two months, but profit taking may emerge as the prospect of a hawkish Fed looms and the technical upside appears stretched.

Piero Cingari14:01, 12 December 2022
Copper price 2023 outlook: China's recovery and depleted stocks to offset US recession fears?

Following a negative 2022, copper may become an intriguing market in 2023 as China reopens from Covid.

Piero Cingari15:53, 8 December 2022
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Australian dollar (AUD/USD) 2023 price outlook: Aussie to soar on China's reopening and Fed pivot?

A look ahead at the Australian dollar's price predictions and outlook for 2023, as key macro factors such as China's reopening and Fed's pivot come into play.

Piero Cingari15:41, 6 December 2022
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Russian crude cap and ban: How will oil prices react?

UK and allies agreed a $60 price cap on Russian Oil on Friday

Piero Cingari13:40, 5 December 2022

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