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Bullish Fed officials knocks down gold to fresh new low.
“Gold price lost its footing as market prefers greenback due to hawkish tilt from Federal Reserve.” Safe-haven bullion loses its footing last week, tumbling down to 29 months low as the market shifts its limelight towards the greenback. Last Friday, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell reiterated that they are committed to “use their tools”. Following his remarks, Vice Chair Lael Brainard emphasized that inflation pressure in US still hovers at high levels, and it has brought
26-09-2022 03:12
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AUDUSD knocked off despite positive data from the region.
“AUDUSD punished as market sentiment is geared towards the greenback following Fed’s policy meeting.” Australian dollar suffered losses despite slight improvement in both manufacturing and services sector. For the past week, greenback garnered higher bids across the board as the market expects more interest rates hike from the Federal Reserve. Nonetheless, investors will place their focus upon upcoming data from the US that may create some noise in the short-term. Quick recap on
23-09-2022 03:41
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EURJPY retreats as market react towards Fed’s hawkish stance.
“Federal Reserve’s decision and statement prompts major selloff on non-US currencies, further cementing greenback’s dominance in the FX market. Following Federal Reserve’s interest rates decision, Euro and other major currencies experienced major selloff during yesterday’s American trading session. In its statement, Fed officials acknowledged that recent economic data point towards modest growth in spending and production. Likewise, they mentioned that labour market remains robust
22-09-2022 01:30
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USDCAD propels as economic divergence deepens.
“Greenback remains at the forefront as investor gears up for further hawkishness from the Federal Reserve.” USDCAD extended its gains past 22 months high as economic development in between US and Canada shows significant contrast. Latest report shows that Canada’s inflation rate begins to cool off with July’s figure coming at 7.6% versus previous peak of 8.1%. As US inflation lingers at higher threshold, investors expect Federal Reserve to maintain its bullishness for a longer
21-09-2022 04:11
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NZDUSD at intraday low, further downside is possible?
“NZDUSD relinquished as investors expects Fed to raise interest rates further.” Kiwi extended its losses towards intraday low due to broad selloff that is linked to optimism that surrounds US Federal Reserve. In addition, fears towards China and European economic progression due to domestic factors has also geared up for higher demand towards the safe-haven greenback. For the time being, investors will place their attention upon upcoming economic data from the US to further gauge the
20-09-2022 09:39
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S&P500 jitters as Fed may raise interest rates further.
“S&P500 jeopardized by stubbornly high inflation in the United States.” Investors has been reacting negatively towards equities following signs of stubborn inflation or rising prices in the US. Recently released inflation data points towards aggressive Federal Reserve in a bid to stabilizes price of goods. We expect Fed to increase interest rates further for next few meetings session, which will raise the opportunity cost of holding equities further. Quick recap on
19-09-2022 03:11
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Gold price walking on a fine line between bulls and bears.
“Pressure on gold price continues as traders expect Fed to raise interest rates extensively.” Gold price extended its recent decline while currently testing key support level due to hawkish expectation towards the Federal Reserve. Yesterday, US Producer Price Index for the month of August hovers near 40-years high that may force Federal Reserve to increase interest rates further. As Fed may maintain their hawkish tilt, this raises the opportunity cost for holding gold – a
15-09-2022 02:27
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AUDUSD knocked off after US inflation delivers.
“US inflation remains high as the bid to control its rise continues.” Investors rushed back into the greenback, staging a sharp rebound from lower boundaries following the release of highly anticipated inflation data. Although annual inflation rate eased slightly during August, Core CPI rose by 0.6% versus consensus of 0.3%. The data may encourage Federal Reserve to extend its rate hike efforts as the bid to ease burden on American continues. Quick recap on AUDUSD The pair remains
14-09-2022 02:36
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ECB lightens up the market, but will Euro sustain?
“Euro jumps as investor reassess ECB’s hidden hawkish stance.” Euro rejoiced during Asian trading session, buoyed by European Central Bank’s stance with regards to rate hike. Considering last week’s rate hike, ECB emphasized that they would have two or three more rate hikes, to bring record high inflation levels to the bank’s target of 2%. The signal shades some insights over how ECB perceives current market condition, which to them – the inflationary pressure still hovers at
13-09-2022 07:30
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Mood lightens as Tesla proposes new business.
“Is new business around the corner? Tesla investors scrambles to buy their share on the automaker’s stock.” Euro rejoiced during Asian trading session, buoyed by European Central Bank’s stance with regards to rate hike. Considering last week’s rate hike, ECB emphasized that they would have two or three more rate hikes, to bring record high inflation levels to the bank’s target of 2%. The signal shed insights over how ECB perceives current market condition, which to them – the
12-09-2022 03:50