The Us Bureau of Labor Statistics will release monthly average hourly earnings, non-farm employment change (NFP), and unemployment rate on June 3, 15:30 MT time (GMT+3).
Gold moderately declines in Asia
On Monday, gold slumped in Asia because Donald Trump's first foreign visits as president were in focus with several deals signed in Saudi Arabia in the first stop. Additionally, traders neglected the latest missile test by North Korea.
June delivery gold futures tumbled 0.05%, trading at 1,252.99 a troy ounce. As for copper futures, they went down 0.62% a pound, hitting $2.571 a pound.
In the week ahead, market participants will be paying attention to Wednesday’s Federal Reserve gathering minutes for new signs as for the possible timing of the next American rate lift. Additionally, revised data on American first quarter surge as well as private sector poll data out of the euro zone will be in focus too.
In Canada, financial markets will be unavailable for a holiday.
The previous week, gold prices ascended on Friday and marked the greatest weekly revenue since mid-April. It’s because political uncertainty as for the Trump administration brought the greenback down, spurring demand for the number one precious metal.
The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries will hold a meeting on June 2.
This week started with the talk of the United States banning Russian oil exports, so XBR/USD saw $130 a barrel. Then the ban became reality. What does it really mean for the market?
Main news that will drive the market in the upcoming week include CB Consumer Confidence Index, Canadian GDP, and US Core PCE Price Index
The Federal Reserve (Fed) will announce its Interest Rate Decision and make a statement about the future monetary policy on Wednesday, September 21, GMT+3. After the higher-than-expected inflation numbers published on September 13, there’s almost no doubt the Federal Reserve will come up with another 75-basis-point rate hike. However, surprised by the CPI numbers, several Fed members announced the possibility of a 100-basis-point rate hike on Wednesday.
Every week we expect many interesting events that can shake the market.