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The AUD Awaits Australian Job Data
What will happen?
Australia will release employment change and an unemployment rate on July 15, at 04:30 MT time. These indicators are very important because they provide the freshest update of the situation in the Australian labor market. The employment change represents the change in the number of employed people during the previous month, and the unemployment rate measures the percentage of the total workforce that is unemployed. Last time, the indicators came out higher than the forecasts. The employment change was up by 115.2K (vs. the forecast of 30.5K), and the unemployment rate dropped to 5.1%, below the expectations of 5.5%.
How to trade on the Australian Job Data?
Follow the economic calendar and compare the actual figures with the consensus given.
- If the employment change is higher and the unemployment rate – lower than the forecasts, the AUD will rise;
- If the situation is different, the AUD will fall.
Instruments to trade: AUD/USD, AUD/JPY, AUD/NZD
The Eurozone will publish the Indicator of GfK Consumer Confidence on November 25, at 09:00 GMT+2.
US Retail Sales will be out on November 16 at 15:30 MetaTrader time (GMT+2). Get ready with us!
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.