This is a guest post by Becky Ashley
Machinery orders offer a valuable insight into a country’s spending. Historical technical patterns resulting from the release of Japanese Machine orders, if high normally results in a bullish attitude towards the yen but with the shock of recent events re-writing past predictions, the outcome of the latest Japanese Machinery orders inevitably attracted market attention.
Binary Options can be used by traders to trade the forex market, and consequently the Yen. The forex market is the biggest market in the world; trillions of dollars are traded on a daily basis. Due to the size and global scale of forex, the market clearly has a fragile relationship with global change. Market data exists outside of this change in the sense that it can be anticipated, although the physical results expose the markets to potential surprise.
The demand for machine tools on top of relaying internal manufacturing demand also tackles external issues within the Japanese economic landscape but they can be interpreted when evaluating the connection between Japanese data and exporting levels. A noticeable amount of machine tool orders come from the rapidly growing Chinese economy forging a potential fx connection between machine tool data and Chinese indicators in addition the fact that machine tools continue to rise month on month, emphasizes that the levels of market confidence from other countries toward the Japanese manufacturing industry is relatively high. It is important to note that this data is based on results for January and therefore does not factor in the disruption from the earthquake. Nevertheless the information remains a nod and a reminder to the consistency of Japanese manufacturing production.
Japanese Machine orders whilst also acting as a date for the calendar and forex speculation also reveal the levels of factory activity in the manufacturing industry. The latest machine orders released in March reflected yet another increase, joining 13 consecutive monthly increases. Yet the level of the increase reveals a slowing manufacturing pace with domestic orders rising at a rate of approximately 65.7% a noticeably reduced speed when compared to the 89.5% pace of increase in February. A binary options strategy is likely to take into account not only the most recent pieces of data but rather a technical formulation of trending patterns to extract potential movements.