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?
Important US indicators will highlight this Friday
The United States will release the indicators of core durable goods orders and personal spending on September 27, at 15:30 MT time. The core durable goods orders represent the change in the total value of new purchase orders for durable goods, excluding transportation items. This time they are going to be released together with the indicator of personal spending, which is the change in the inflation-adjusted value of consumers’ expenditures. According to the forecasts, core durable goods orders will advance by 0.2%, while personal spending will increase by 0.3%.
• If the actual levels of indicators are higher than the forecasts, the USD will rise;
• If the actual levels of indicators are lower than the forecasts, the USD will fall.
The market optimism waned amid stricter restrictions to control rising coronavirus infections. S&P 500 and Nasdaq dropped from the all-time highs, while the USD jumped higher.
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!