Tag archive for ‘strength’
By gossewestra On Friday, March 16th, 2018

Dismal U. of Michigan Confidence Survey to Curb U.S. Dollar Strength

– U. of Michigan Confidence Survey to Narrow to 99.3 in March After Unexpectedly Picking Up the Month Prior. 12-Month Inflation Expectations Have Held Steady at Annualized 2.7% for Last Three Readings. – More...

By gossewestra On Friday, March 9th, 2018

US Dollar Unable to Muster Strength After Blowout NFP

Talking Points: – This morning’s Non-Farm Payrolls data out of the United States caps off a busy week in an interesting way. The headline print of +313k crushed the expectation of +205k; but disappointing More...

By gossewestra On Thursday, March 1st, 2018

USD, JPY Strength Comes Roaring Back: Euro, Pound Vulnerable

Talking Points: – Today brings the second day of Mr. Jerome Powell’s Humphrey Hawkins testimony. Today, the Semiannual Monetary Report to Congress takes place in-front of the Senate Banking Committee, More...

By Callum Thomas On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

PMI Strength Indicates Additional Upside To Bond Yields

DM Mfg PMIs And UST 10Y In case you didn’t get that, it’s Developed Markets manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) and US government bond yields. That’s a reference to chart 1 in today’s More...

By ActionForex On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Aussie Showing Some Strength After Neutral RBA Minutes, Dollar Mildly Higher

Dollar trades mildly higher today as risk markets are back on the defensive side. Yen is trading as the weakest one so far even though is down -0.9% at the time of writing. Swiss Franc and follows closely. More...

By gossewestra On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

US Dollar Strength Dissipates: US Inflation on Deck

Dollar strength has started to dissipate after last week’s streak of strength. But, with a pivotal US inflation print on the economic calendar for tomorrow – have we heard the last from USD bulls?  More...

By gossewestra On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Euro Unlikely to Find Strength in GDP Data as Inflation Stagnates

Talking Points: Euro unlikely to find strength in GDP pickup as inflation stagnates US Dollar continues to gain as State of the Union speech approaches Yen up as APAC stocks decline, Pound stung by Brexit-related More...