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EUR/USD, USD/CHF and corection in gold
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Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
CAD/JPY: The pair is trading in a bullish sentiment above the cloud. The currency pair has just surpassed the Kijun-sen and the Tenkan-sen, confirming a bullish momentum.
XAU/USD: Gold after a remarkable bearish correction finds buyers close to 23.6% retracement area.
European Market View
Asian equity markets traded with a lacklustre tone following on from a weak lead from US where the major indices faltered in late trade. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include UK GDP, Swedish CPI, US CPI, DoEs, Fed's Rosengren and Kaplan speeches. Asian stocks dipped today on growing uncertainty over whether the US lawmakers would agree on an additional round of big fiscal stimulus to support an economy still struggling with the novel coronavirus.
European Key Point
- Eurostoxx futures at -0.5% in early European trading.
- German health minister says that he is 'very skeptical' about Russian coronavirus vaccine.
- China's People's Daily supports that "Taiwan is an inseparable part of the Chinese territory".
US stock markets are set to open mixed as the post-Pfizer rally is reassessed, but cyclicals are still clearly outperforming the growth and momentum names that have notched the biggest gains during the pandemic.
Biden maintains the lead in crucial Pennsylvania. EUR/USD little changed since this morning.
Global stocks were mostly lower on Monday, following the weakness on Wall Street on Friday that stemmed from the weaker-than-expected retail sales report for December.
Most analysts claim EUR/USD will dip to 1.2000. After that, the pair should reverse to the upside.
Asian equity markets began the week cautiously after Friday’s losses on Wall St. Mixed Chinese GDP added to the tentative mood for stocks.