Asia Roundup: Aussie at 6-week peak amid optimism around U.S.-China trade talks, dollar gains against yen as risk appetite improves, Asian shares surge - Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
America's Roundup: Dollar edges higher on trade, Brexit worries, U.S. stocks dip,Gold steady, Oil sinks as manufacturing data feeds global economy worries-September 4th,2019
Europe Roundup: Sterling at 1-month peak as UK economy shows unexpected strength, euro rallies as EZ investor morale improves, European shares surge - Monday, September 9th, 2019
America's Roundup: Euro gains as bank relief offsets ECB stimulus, Wall Street ends mixed, Gold eases,Oil dips as demand concerns counter U.S.-China trade hopes-September 14th,2019
America's Roundup: Dollar gains on trade optimism, strong U.S. data, Wall Street ends higher, Gold slides 2%, Oil prices slip-September 6th, 2019
Europe Roundup: Sterling consolidates near 6-week peak, Swiss franc, yen declines as China exempts some U.S. goods from retaliatory tariffs, European shares at multi-week peak - Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Asia Roundup: Aussie at 1-month peak on upbeat home loan data, greenback halts 4-day losing streak on Fed Powell's comments, Asian shares surge - Monday, September 9th, 2019
Europe Roundup: Sterling eases as investors eye vote on early election, euro tumbles as EZ growth halves in Q2, markets await U.S. non-farm payroll report - Friday, September 6th, 2019
Europe Roundup: Sterling rallies as UK lawmakers try to avoid no-deal Brexit, euro steadies as Italian political tensions ease, European shares at 1-month peak - September 4th, 2019
America's Roundup: Dollar dips after disappointing factory data, Wall Street rises,Gold steadies near multi-year peak, Oil prices rise over 4% on positive economic data from China-September 5th,2019
Asia Roundup: Antipodeans rally as global tensions abate, greenback steadies on firm U.S. economic data, investors eye EZ Q2 GDP - Friday, September 6th, 2019
Europe Roundup: Swiss franc, yen at 5-week lows as risk appetite improves, greenback gains as U.S. Treasury yields surge, sterling off 6-week peak amid persisting political uncertainty - Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
Asia Roundup: Aussie slumps on dismal China PPI, greenback gains as U.S.-China trade-deal progress boosts risk appetite, investors eye UK labour report - Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
Asia Roundup: Antipodeans at multi-week peak, dollar rallies against yen as U.S. confirms trade talks with China, Asian shares surge - Thursday, September 5th, 2019
Asia Roundup: Aussie steadies as RBA stands pat, euro at 2-year low on ECB easing expectations, investors eye EZ producer price index - Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
America’s Roundup: Dollar gains as risk sentiment improves, Wall Street ends flat, Gold dips to 2-week low, Oil gets boost as new Saudi minister commits to output cuts-September 10th,2019
Asia Roundup: Aussie rises gradually against U.S. dollar; Asian markets mixed, gold touches $1,527 mark in early Asia - Friday, August 16, 2019
Economic Data Ahead
Key Events Ahead
USD: The U.S. dollar index that tracks the greenback against a basket of other currencies inched up 0.04% to 98.18.
EUR/USD: The euro trades marginally lower and currently trading around $1.1100 mark. It made intraday high at $1.1112 and low at $1.1095 mark. A consistent close below $1.1106 will drag the parity down towards key supports around $1.1075, $1.1026 and $1.0852 levels respectively. Alternatively, reversal from key support will drag the parity higher towards key resistances around $1.1158, $1.1220, $1.1390, $1.1472, $1.1550, $1.1620 and $1.1820 marks respectively.
USD/JPY: The Japanese yen trades flat against U.S. dollar and trading around 106.14 mark. It made intraday high at 106.27 and low at 106.02 levels. A sustained close above 106.12 is required to take the parity higher towards key resistances around 106.78, 107.56, 108.52, 109.62, 112.60 and 113.98 marks respectively. Alternatively, a daily close below 105.90 will drag the parity down towards key support around 104.20 mark.
GBP/USD: The pound trades marginally higher against U.S. dollar and stabilizes around $1.21 mark. A sustained close below $1.2022 requires for dragging the parity down towards key support around $1.1920 and $1.1754 mark respectively. On the other side, key resistances are seen at $1.2147, $1.2226, $1.2383, $1.2576 and $1.2772 levels respectively.
AUD/USD: The Aussie strengthens in early Asia and remains well supported above 0.6750 mark. The pair made intraday high at $0.6795 and low at $0.6770 levels. A consistent close below $0.6747 requires for downside rally. On the other side, a sustained close above $0.6802 will take the parity higher towards $0.6977 and $0.7076 levels respectively.
NZD/USD: The New Zealand dollar remains almost unchanged against U.S. dollar and currently stabilizes below $0.6450 mark. A sustained close above $0.6480 requires for the upside rally. Alternatively, key support was seen at $0.6420 mark.
All the major Asian indices were trading on a mixed note note on Friday. Gold was trading around $1,520 mark while silver was trading around $17.19 mark.
Japan’s Nikkei was trading 0.10 pct higher at 20,426.00 points.
Australia’s S&P/ASX200 was trading 0.09 pct higher at 6,413.55 points.
Hong Kong's hang seng index was trading 0.66 percent higher at 25,665.48 points.
Taiwan stock was trading 1.10 percent higher at 10,440.62 points.
South Korea’s kospi was trading 0.73 percent lower at 1,924.06 points.
India’s NSE Nifty was trading 0.46 pct lower at 10,983.95 points while BSE sensex was trading 0.37 points lower at 37,161.78 points.
Oil prices were trading marginally higher on Friday. U.S. Crude Oil WTI Futures were trading 0.76% higher to $55.23. International Brent Oil Futures rose 0.7% to $58.92.
Gold trades higher on Friday and currently trading around $1,520 mark. Pair made intraday high at $1,527 and low at $1,516 mark. Sustained close above $1,522 requires for the upside rally. Alternatively, reversal from key resistance will drag the parity down towards $1,497 and $1,445 marks respectively.
The Australian government bonds traded mixed in subdued Asian session on Friday as global risk appetite attempted to stabilize amid better-than-expected U.S. retail sales data. However, comments from President Donald Trump and China kept traders on their toes over trade war tensions. The yield on Australia’s benchmark 10-year note, which moves inversely to its price, fell 1 basis point to 0.877 percent, the yield on the long-term 30-year bond also dipped 1 basis point to 1.437 percent while the yield on short-term 2-year traded nearly flat at 0.731 percent.