The overall market sentiment is mixed as new virus cases continue rising throughout the world, but most economic indicators came out better than analysts expected. Let’s look at the main market movements.
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The level of US PPI will be released on January 15, at 15:30 MT time.
This is a leading indicator, which determines consumer inflation. Last time the actual level of the indicator was higher than the forecast. It advanced by 0.1%. As a result, the USD rose higher. Let's see if this time it happens again.
• If PPI is higher than expected, the USD will rise;
• If PPI is lower, than expected, the USD will fall.
The market sentiment switched to risk-off after the Fed’s Powell statement. The USD edged higher, while risker assets started falling after reaching quite high levels. Let’s have a closer look.
The overall market sentiment is mixed as investors await the Federal Reserve’s statement today at the evening.
The US NFP will be published on August 7 at 15:30 MT time.
The market sentiment is indeed risk-on today. Stocks, riskier currencies and gold are rising amid the waning US dollar.
Follow the BOE monetary policy and rate statements on August 6 at 14:00 MT time…