America’s Roundup: Dollar pushes higher as virus spreads, Wall Street sinks, Gold gains as much as 2.8%, Oil slumps 5%-February 25th, 2020
Europe Roundup: Sterling dips as coronavirus fears rattle nerves ,European share slide 3%, Gold rises, Oil prices on track for biggest weekly fall in four years-February 28th,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: Sterling rises higher on reassuring UK factory data, European shares fall, Gold at seven-year high, Oil falls 1%-February 21st,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:Sterling weakens on rate-cut expectations, European shares fall,Gold gains, U.S. crude drops below $50-February 26th,2020
America’s Roundup: Dollar index at near three-year high as yen sinks on stronger risk appetite ,Wall Street rise, Gold gains, Oil up on slowing pace of coronavirus, Venezuela sanctions-February 20th,2020
Asia Roundup: Aussie eases following RBA meeting minutes, yen surges as coronavirus concerns linger, investors eye German ZEW survey- Tuesday, February 18th, 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
America’s Roundup: Dollar index hits highest since May 2017, Wall Street drops, Gold climbs to 7-year high, Oil prices rise as U.S. crude stocks build less than expected-February 21st,2020
Asia Roundup: Japanese yen rallies as investors stampede to safe-haven assets, greenback at 3-week low as pandemic fears lift Fed rate-cut bets, Asian shares plunge - Friday, February 28th, 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: Antipodeans plunge as pandemic fears grow, euro rallies to 2-week peak on stimulus expectations, Asian shares slump - Thursday, February 27th, 2020
Europe Roundup: Euro recovers back above $1.09 level,European stocks slide, Gold gains, Oil prices fall for fifth day to lowest in a year-February 27th,2020
Asia Roundup: Antipodeans steady on Fed rate cut expectations, yen rallies as coronavirus spread widens, Asian shares consolidate - Tuesday, February 25th, 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
Asia Roundup: PBoC keeps Prime rate unchanged at 4.15 pct, Asian markets mixed, gold back above $1,560 mark - Monday, January 20, 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 0.01% to 97.61.
EUR/USD: The euro trades marginally higher against U.S. dollar and currently trading $1.1096 mark on Monday. A sustained close above $1.1088 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 $1.1088 will drag the parity down towards key supports around $1.1017, $1.0919 and $1.0852 levels respectively.
USD/JPY: The Japanese yen remains almost unchanged against U.S. dollar and stabilizes above 110.00 mark. The pair is currently trading around 110.16 mark. A sustained close above 110.16 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 109.89 will drag the parity down towards key support around 108.40, 106.90 and 104.20 marks respectively.
GBP/USD: The Pound trades flat against U.S. dollar and stabilizes below $1.30 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 $1.3045, $1.3335, $1.3422 and $1.3515 levels respectively.
AUD/USD: The Aussie rises gradually against U.S. dollar and hovers around $0.6880 mark. Pair made intraday high at $0.6886 and low at $0.6872 mark. A consistent close below $0.6873 requires for downside rally towards $0.6838 and $0.6754 mark respectively. On the other side, a sustained close above $0.6873 will take the parity higher towards $0.6942, $0.7076 and $0.7122 levels respectively.
NZD/USD: The Kiwi rises on Monday and stabilizes above $0.6600 mark. The pair is currently trading around $0.6620 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 0.24 pct higher at 24,099.50 points.
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 was trading 0.26 pct higher at 7,082.10 points.
Hong Kong’s hang seng was trading 0.44 pct lower at 28,929.25 points.
South Korea’s Kospi was trading 0.80 pct higher at 2,268.57 points.
Taiwan’s TWII was trading 0.30 pct higher at 12,127.66 points.
India’s NSE was trading 0.20 pct lower at 12,327.50 points and BSE sensex points 0.16 pct lower at 41,876.32 points.
Gold trades marginally higher on Monday and hovers around $1,560 mark. A sustained close above $1,574 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 prices start a new on a higher note. Brent crude futures were up by 74 cents to $65.59. The West Texas Intermediate contract was up by 58 cents at $59.12 a barrel, after rising to $59.73 in early Asia.
The yield on Australia’s benchmark 10-year note, which moves inversely to its price, trades lower to 1.174 percent, the yield on the long-term 15-year bond trades down to 1.279 percent and the yield on short-term 2-year fell nearly 0.004 pct to 0.763 percent.
The yield on the benchmark 10 - year JGB note, which moves inversely to its price, trades flat at 0.006 points, the yield on the long-term 30 - year rose 0.004 pct to 0.463 points and the yield on short-term 2 - year fell to -0.122 points.