Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
USD strengths but for how long?
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AUD/JPY: The pair is trading above the cloud. An upward pressure would lead the pair to exit further the cloud, confirming a bullish outlook.
XAG/USD: Silver is consolidating above 23.6% retracement area and price action remains weak.
EU Market View
Asian equity markets traded mixed with cautious gains in the major regional bourses after the tech-rebound on Wall St. and better than expected Chinese trade data. Fed's Brainard said she expects Fed's current pace of asset purchases to remain appropriate for quite some time. Looking ahead, highlights from the macroeconomic calendar include ECB minutes, US weekly jobs data, OPEC, President-elect Biden is to unveil his stimulus package, Fed's Powell, Rosengren, Bostic, Kaplan speeches.
EU Key Point
- Germany reports deadliest day of the pandemic with 1,244 deaths in latest update today
- World Health Organization team has arrived in Wuhan to probe into the origins of the coronavirus
- China's President Xi has asked Starbucks' Schultz to help promote US-China cooperation
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.