The S&P 500 had a good week due to the impressive start of Q1 earnings and favorable inflation data. In March, the consumer price index rose 5%, lower than the previous month's 6%, and met economists' expectations.
EСB will struggle to soften euro for long time
2020-12-10 • Updated
Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
EUR/JPY: The pair is trading above the cloud. An upward pressure would lead the pair to exit further the cloud, confirming a new bullish outlook.
XAU/USD: Gold bulls return and send price above 61.8% retracement area.
US Market View
The U.S. will release its weekly numbers on jobless claims, at a time when Congress is still struggling to make any headway on a fiscal relief package – not least due disagreements over enhanced unemployment benefits. U.S. stocks are set for another flat opening, still in suspended animation as talks continue on Capitol Hill over a stimulus package. Boris Johnson and Ursula von der Leyen gave their negotiators another four days to bridge still-wide differences over key issues such as fishing rights, state aid and dispute resolution, after failing to make any visible headway in personal talks on Wednesday. The European Central Bank is expected to provide fresh monetary stimulus at its council meeting.
USA Key Point
- ECB Lagarde: The economy seen shrinking in Q4, with the services severely curbed
- US initial jobless claims comes at 853K vs 725K than estimate
- The AUD is the strongest and the GBP is the weakest
The previous year 2022, was undoubtedly tumultuous for the stock markets, with several stocks plummeting across multiple industries. Analysts have blamed the hard times on inflation, hawkish federal reserve policies, an impending global recession, and the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. This year, however, we're beginning to see some recovery in the stock markets. This article will find a few stocks worth buying this year.
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.
Let's dive into the world of gold. Currently, the price of gold, represented by XAUUSD, is stuck in indecision, hovering around the $1,975 mark. The market is anxiously awaiting two important factors: the release of the Federal Reserve's meeting minutes and the extension of the US debt ceiling.
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The Bank of England (BoE) has dramatically shifted its economic forecasts. They no longer expect a recession in the UK and have upgraded their growth projections. This year, the BoE predicts GDP growth of +0.25%, a significant improvement from previous expectations. Next year's forecast is even more optimistic, with a projected growth of 0.75%.