Tag archive for ‘markets’
By gossewestra On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

US Dollar May Rise as Fed Maintains Call for Three Hikes in 2018

Talking Points: US Dollar on the defensive as markets brace for FOMC announcement Rates-geared Aussie and NZ Dollars, Yen on the upswing in APAC trade Markets may see steady 2018 Fed rate hike outlook as relatively More...

By gossewestra On Monday, December 11th, 2017

FX Markets Have Busy Week with UK & US CPI, Plus BOE, ECB, & FOMC

Talking Points: – Five central banks are meeting this week: the Federal Reserve, Bank of England, the European Central Bank, the Swiss National Bank, and Banxico. – The policy meeting most likely to More...

By Investing.com On Sunday, December 10th, 2017

Week Ahead: Will Bitcoin Futures Crash Markets? Can Oil, USD Rise?

by Pinchas Cohen The Week That Was Stocks were mixed during the past week, underscoring investor preference. The rotation out of Technology continued, yet even after last week’s selloff the sector still outperformed More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Australian Dollar Slips on GDP Miss, AUD/USD Range Endures

Talking Points: Australian third quarter GDP growth came in at 0.6% on the quarter, 2.8% on the year These aren’t bad figures, but the markets had hoped for more The Aussie Dollar duly suffered Just getting More...

By Danske Markets On Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

Weekly Focus Sweden: Weakening Nordic Housing Markets In Focus

In the US, we expect to see a catching up effect for non-farm payrolls in November. We expect an increase of 195,000 driven mainly by the service sector. Brexit remains in the spotlight, as the EU says an agreement More...

By gossewestra On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Crude Oil Prices Fell as Markets Prepared for a Key OPEC Meeting

Talking Points: Crude oil prices snap four-day win streak as OPEC meeting draws closer Gold prices edge up but fail to break from familiar congestion range again API inventory flow data, Powell Senate confirmation More...

By Jill Mislinski On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

World Markets Update: Hang Seng Leads Gains

All eight indexes on our world watch list have posted gains for 2017 through November 27. The top performer thus far is Hong Kong’s with a gain of 34.93%, followed by India’s at 26.81%. In third is More...

By Callum Thomas On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

What Hot Economic Sentiment In Europe Means For Markets

The latest round of PMI data for Europe reflected what we’re seeing across the economic sentiment indicators for the Eurozone: i.e. the strongest economic sentiment readings since 2000. This reflects a number More...

By gossewestra On Monday, November 27th, 2017

FX Markets Look to Busier Calendar after US Holiday Week

Talking Points: – The economic calendar is saturated once again that the holiday is over; although it is the first Friday of the month, December 1 will not see the release of the November US Nonfarm Payrolls More...

By gossewestra On Monday, November 27th, 2017

Yen Aims to Extend Gains as Markets Start the Week in a Sour Mood

The Japanese Yen rose as the markets started the trading week in a sour mood, boosting the standby anti-risk currency. Stock index futures hint at more of the same ahead.  More...