Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
US Stimulus Talks Are Expected in the Day Ahead
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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 correction stands above 38.2% retracement area. The new stimulus by US will help gold to move higher.
US Market View
US stock markets are indicated to open higher, still supported by hopes of support for the US economy after the administration’s abrupt pivot on Wednesday. President Donald Trump signaled a willingness to negotiate piecemeal bills to support the economy, having broken off talks with House Democrats about a comprehensive stimulus package a day earlier. The number of people with a direct interest in a stimulus check is likely to remain elevated when this week’s jobless claims numbers are published at 8:30 AM ET (12:30 GMT).
US Key Point
- Stocks and bonds grind higher awaiting the next chapter of the stimulus saga
- SNB's Jordan says the supply of money can be reduced at any time if demand for Swiss franc weakens
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.