Services and Manufacturing PMIs are out on Wednesday at 11:30 MT time.
Federal Reserve Meeting
|The Federal Reserve is expected to keep monetary policy unchanged in January after raising the federal funds rate in December.|
|The attention of the market will be focused on the central bank’s statement, which is to be released at 21:00 MT time on January 31. If the Fed is positive about the US economy and remains focused on further rate hikes, the USD will gain. If the US central bank becomes cautious, the greenback will suffer.|
The market sentiment is mixed as investors weigh US stimulus package against the rising infections and worse-than-expected US unemployment claims. Jump in for fresh analysis of EUR/USD, USD/JPY, S&P 500 and gold!
US Initial jobless claims will be announced on Thursday at 15:30 MT time.
The US dollar has broken through the key resistance, it failed to cross since March so far. Riskier assets are dipping. Let’s discuss it in detail.