The United States will release the advance GDP growth rate for the previous quarter on July 30, at 15:30 MT time.
The risk-on sentiment pushes USD/JPY and USD/CHF higher
The trade talks between the US and China have been optimistic for now. Reportedly, China has agreed to buy record volumes of pork from the United States. Also, Chinese Vice Premier Liu He said that China was willing to reach an agreement to prevent further escalation of the trade war.
- USD/JPY broke the upper border of an ascending trendline and tested the 107.96 level. The next resistance will lie at 108.07. If the pair reverses, it will face the support at 107.54 (100-period SMA). After that, the next support will be placed at 107.35.
- USD/CHF tested the highs above the 0.9965 level. If this level is broken, the next resistance will lie at 0.9985. From the downside, support levels are 0.9925, 0.9917 and 0.9907.
The US unemployment claims are announced on Thursday at 15:30 MT time.
The Australian Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes are announced on Tuesday at 04:30 MT time.
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…