Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
US Dollar Losses Further Strength on Positive Chinese Data
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Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
USD/JPY: The pair is trading in a bearish sentiment below the cloud. The currency pair has just surpassed the Kijun-sen and the Tenkan-sen, confirming a bearish momentum.
XAG/USD: Silver has achieved a retracement and the outlook continues to seem bullish for today.
EU Market View
Asian equity markets were somewhat mixed as the region only partially sustained the momentum from the firm US handover. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include UK Labour Market report, German ZEW survey, US NY Fed and Industrial Production, weekly Private Inventory Crude Stocks and ECB's Panetta speech.
EU Key Point
- Equity futures pivot higher heading into European session
- US Dollar breaking down through 93.00 on positive Chinese data
- US COVID cases increase by +36K to 6.57mln
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