Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
Market’s Euphoria Keeps Going Despite a Lack of New Stimulus
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Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
USD/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 stands below 38.2% retracement area and seems that after some correction moves higher.
EU Market View
US stocks slumped after US President Trump announced that he is to walk away from COVID relief talks until after the election. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include German Industrial Output, DoEs, FOMC Minutes, ECB's Lagarde, Fed's Williams, Kashkari, Evans, supply from UK, Germany. US House Democrats stated that Facebook (FB), Amazon (AMZN), Alphabet (GOOG), Apple (AAPL) enjoy ‘monopoly power’ and recommended big changes.
EU Key Point
- Germany August industrial production -0.2% vs +1.5% m/m expected
- US futures creep a little higher ahead of European trading
- Germany reports 2,828 new coronavirus cases, another 16 deaths in latest update
Last year was tough for the Japanese yen. USDJPY gained more than 30% over 2022, striking above 150 in October. While anticipation of slower Fed rate hikes pulled the pair below the 130 level at the start of 2023, the speculations over the destiny of BOJ’s yield control policy grabbed the attention of the Japanese assets in the middle of January. What lies ahead for traders of the Japanese yen?
Today, at 5:00 pm (GMT +2), the Bank of Canada will publish the Overnight Rate, which represents short-term interest rates, and is pivotal to the overall pricing of the Canadian Dollar in the global markets. Let's look at how the markets are faring ahead of the BoC rates release.
In a call scheduled for January 25, 00:30 am GMT+2, Microsoft will publish the company's earnings for the final quarter of 2022 and comment on the results, projections, and outlook for the nearest future of the company.