The market takes breath after the long rally. What opportunities do traders have today?
American small business borrowing is highest for two years
In June, borrowing by small American companies reached an almost two-year maximum, powered by hotels and restaurants and hotels because businesses invested to meet customer demand, as PayNet Inc informed on Tuesday.
June’s Thomson Reuters/PayNet Small Business Lending Index inched up from May’s upwardly revised result of 138.3 to 139.9, which is its most impressive outcome since July 2015.
Small business borrowing happens to be a major indicator of surge because those companies do much of the hiring, driving economic gains.
Measured from the previous year, borrowing was intact, as the provider of credit ratings on small companies states.
Turmoil in in the USA involving Donald Trump's six-month-old administration has led traders as well as businesses to question whether most of his proposals are going to be implemented or not. The previous week Republicans didn’t manage to deliver on a campaign pledge to upgrade the American healthcare system, while on Monday Trump sacked his communications director a week on the position.
The United States will publish a weekly update on unemployment claims on July 9, at 15:30 MT time.
The market sentiment deteriorated amid increasing virus cases in the USA and Australia. Investors prefer safe-haven assets like gold, the US dollar and the Japanese yen.
Riskier currencies and stocks are in favor of investors. Surprisingly, gold rallies too. Let’s have a closer look.
Congratulations! Gold has just opened a new era... or, rather, reopened...
Canada will publish the employment change and the unemployment rate on July 10, at 15:30 MT time.