America’s Roundup: Dollar climbs as weak German data dents euro, Wall Street falls, Gold hits 1-month peak, Oil falls nearly 1% on virus impact-February 19th,2020
America’s Roundup: U.S. dollar falls as Fed rate cut expectations rise,Wall Street deepens losses, Gold retreats, Oil slips as virus fears outweigh supply cuts-February 26th,2020
Europe Roundup: Sterling rebounds as recovery in risk appetite hits dollar, European shares dip,Gold retreats from seven-year high, Oil steadies above $56-February 25th,2020
Europe Roundup: Sterling falls for fourth day as dollar, EU talks offset retail bounce ,European shares muted, Gold eases, Oil holds near one-month high-February 20th,2020
Asia Roundup: Aussie near 11-year low, gold rallies as epidemic fears hit risk appetite, Asian shares plunge - Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
Asia Roundup: Aussie near 11-year low as jobs data disappoint, greenback rallies to multi-year peak on stronger risk appetite, Asian shares surge - Thursday, February 20th, 2020
Europe Roundup: Euro plunges against dollar as China virus cases soar, European shares falter, Gold rises, Oil prices fall on bearish demand forecasts-February 13th,2020
America’s Roundup: Dollar dips on virus concerns and consumer data, Wall Street dips, Gold eases, Oil prices rise more than 1%, on course for weekly gain-February 15th,2020
Asia Roundup: Aussie eases following RBA meeting minutes, yen surges as coronavirus concerns linger, investors eye German ZEW survey- Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
Asia Roundup: Antipodeans ease amid virus scare, euro near 3-year lows on weak growth outlook, investors eye EZ prelim GDP figures - Friday, February 14th, 2020
Asia Roundup: Aussie rebounds on upbeat wage data, euro slumps on weak economic outlook, greenback near 4-1/2 month peak as investors eye FMOC minutes - Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
Asia Roundup: Antipodeans steady on Fed rate cut expectations, yen rallies as coronavirus spread widens, Asian shares consolidate - Tuesday, February 25th, 2020
Europe Roundup:Sterling weakens on rate-cut expectations, European shares fall,Gold gains, U.S. crude drops below $50-February 26th,2020
Europe Roundup: Sterling firms above 2-1/2 month lows vs dollar, European shares hit record high,Gold eases, Oil rises 2%-February 12th,2020
Europe Roundup: Euro dips coronavirus outbreak’s pace sparks new fears, European shares slump, Gold jumps over 2%, Oil prices drop 4%-February 24th,2020
Europe Roundup: Euro drops against dollar after bleak German investor survey,European shares slump, Gold rises, Oil drops below $57 on coronavirus impact and OPEC+ delay-February 18th,2020
Asia Roundup: Aussie strengthens against major peers on the back of higher than expected employment change data, most Asian markets in red, gold hovers around $1,560 mark - Thursday, January 23, 2020
Economic Data Ahead
Key Events Ahead
USD: The U.S. dollar index that tracks the greenback against a basket of other currencies inched up 0.045% to 97.34.
EUR/USD: The euro falls gradually against U.S. dollar and currently trading $1.1082 mark on Thursday. A sustained close above $1.1096 will drag the parity higher towards key resistances around $1.1142, $1.1390, $1.1472, $1.1550, $1.1620 and $1.1820 marks respectively. On the other hand, a consistent close below $1.1076 will drag the parity down towards key supports around $1.1017, $1.0919 and $1.0852 levels respectively.
USD/JPY: The Japanese yen rises against U.S. dollar after robust trade balance data. The pair is currently trading around 109.53 mark. A sustained close above 110.18 is required to take the parity higher towards key resistances around 110.50, 112.60 and 113.98 marks respectively. Alternatively, a daily close below 109.83 will drag the parity down towards key support around 109.02, 108.40, 106.90 and 104.20 marks respectively.
GBP/USD: The Pound rises against U.S. dollar and stabilizes above $1.31 mark. The pair is currently stabilizes above 1.3122 mark. A sustained close below $1.2935 requires for dragging the parity down towards key support around $1.2820, $1.2644 and $1.2352 mark respectively. On the other side, key resistances are seen at $1.3157, $1.3335, $1.3422 and $1.3515 levels respectively.
AUD/USD: The Aussie appreciates against U.S. dollar after strong job data reading. Pair made intraday high at $0.6878 and low at $0.6837 mark. A consistent close below $0.6843 requires for downside rally towards $0.6804 and $0.6754 mark respectively. On the other side, a sustained close above $0.6865 will take the parity higher towards $0.6942, $0.7076 and $0.7122 levels respectively.
NZD/USD: The Kiwi trades flat against U.S. dollar and consolidates around $0.6590 mark. The pair is currently trading around $0.6588 mark. A sustained close above $0.6646 requires for the upside rally. Alternatively, a consistent close below $0.6590 will take the parity down towards key supports around $0.6502, $0.6424, $0.6323, $0.6236 and $0.6196 levels respectively.
Japan’s Nikkei was trading 0.97 pct lower at 23,796.50 points.
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 was trading 0.66 pct lower at 7,085.10 points.
Hong kong’s Hang seng was trading 1.96 pct lower at 27,786.00 points.
South Korea’s Kospi was trading 0.95 pct lower at 2,245.48 points.
India’s NSE was trading 0.30 pct higher at 12,144.85 points and BSE sensex 0.35 pct higher at 41,260.43 points.
Gold hovers around $1,560 mark on Thursday. A sustained close above $1,562 requires for the upside rally. On the other side, a consistent close below $1,546 will drag the parity down towards key supports around $1,530, $1,511, $1,490, $1,472 and $1,458 mark respectively. On the top side, key resistances are seen at $1,574, $1,597 and $1,611 mark respectively.
Oil price depreciates drastically on Thursday. Brent crude futures were down by more than 1 pct to $62.16. The West Texas Intermediate contract was down by 1.09 pct to $55.66 a barrel.
The yield on Australia’s benchmark 10-year note, which moves inversely to its price, trades lower to 1.101 points, the yield on the long-term 15-year bond trades down to 1.190 points and the yield on short-term 2-year fell nearly 0.019 pct to 0.743 points.
The yield on the benchmark 10 - year JGB note, which moves inversely to its price, trades slightly down to -0.019 points, the yield on the long-term 30 - year fell -0.026 pct to 0.418 points and the yield on short-term 2 - year fell to -0.129 points.