The US monthly CPI is announced on Tuesday at 15:30 MT time.
The Canadian dollar may move higher
The level of GDP for Canada is going to be released at 15:30 MT time.
As you may know, the GDP growth is the broadest measure of economic activity of a country. Last time it increased by the higher-than-expected level of 0.3%. It made the CAD bulls excited and pushed the loonie higher. If this time it happens again, we can anticipate the rise of the Canadian currency.
• If the GDP is higher than expected, the CAD will rise;
• If the GDP is lower than expected, the CAD will fall.
The US dollar keeps falling for the third day in a row, whereas riskier assets are rising. Let’s discuss the main market events and analyze the charts.
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The market is resilient ahead of the speeches of Fed’s Powell and ECB President Lagarde, but there are still interesting movements.
The uncertainty over US fiscal stimulus and Brexit, and also rising new virus cases deteriorated the market mood. That’s why we can expect the further rally of the US dollar and the fall of riskier assets today.