During the daily press briefing of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, it was announced that Mexico will receive 1.4 million doses of the vaccine by the end of January. Is that optimistic enough for the peso?
Evergreen buck jumps backed by upbeat private sectors jobs data
On Thursday, the evergreen buck rallied, while Japan’s currency dived due to an upbeat private sectors job report.
Assessing the evergreen buck’s purchasing potential versus a number of its key counterparts the USD index showed 95.76 soaring by 0.09%.
On Thursday, the ADP and Moody’s Analytics disclosed that in September American services along with private payrolls headed north by 230,000. Market experts had expected the ADP nonfarm payrolls report to demonstrate a leap of about 187,000 jobs.
The American economy is currently booming, while the vast majority of other economies go down or decelerate, as some financial analysts pointed out.
The revenue on the United States 10-Year Treasuries jumped to the highest reading since 2011 reacting to the positive data.
As a matter of fact, the ISM index was considerably above the long-term average during periods of surge and also consistent with the upside risks to surge.
As follows from the data, labor demand still appears to be firm.
On Wednesday, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell found the current economic outlook positive enough. He added that interest rates would soar again.
In addition to this, the currency pair USD/JPY headed south by 0.12% hitting 114.41. At the same time, the Australian dollar and the New Zealand dollar both went down by 0.3% versus the evergreen buck.
According to a report from Pacific Investment Management, Australia’s housing dive increased the very likelihood of debt downgrades for local big financial institutions.
Market experts drew attention to the necessity of being more careful with the external credits of Australian financial institutions. Pimco market experts as well as portfolio managers told that the very likelihood of a market-moving agency downgrade, causing key financial institutions to lose their AA- rating for the first time in history turns to be higher than before now.
S&P 500 skyrocketed to the all-time high on optimism that Biden’s fiscal stimulus will support economic growth and boost corporate earnings.
PMI reports from the EU, the UK, and the USA will be released during the day!
The European Central Bank will publish the monetary policy statement with the interest rate decision on January 21, at 14:45 MT time.