The resistance line is limiting USD/JPY on the upside and, unless the pair tries for a breakout (which anyway will meet resistance at 106.50 and 106.80), the easiest path for it will be to go down.
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".
The NZD/JPY pair is trading within the cloud. A failed attempt to move higher will push the market to exit the Kumo, confirming a bearish scenario.
The NZD/JPY pair is now poised to exit the Kumo. If that happens, the currency pair will enter into a new bearish sentiment.
The New Zealand dollar is rising for the sixth straight day, outperforming its major peers. What is the reason? Let’s find out!
The U.S. Commerce Department said it will issue an order Friday that will bar people in the United States from downloading Chinese-owned messaging app WeChat and video-sharing app TikTok starting on September 20.
Oil keeps rallying for the fourth day in a row after Goldman Sachs claimed that the oil market is in deficit and also because of the recent storm in the Gulf of Mexico, which led to the sharp decline of oil production. It is the best week for oil since June!