The USD Big Event That May Crash Forex

The USD Big Event That May Crash Forex

What will happen?

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics releases US Producer Price Index (PPI) and Core PPI on July 14, at 15:30 GMT+3. These indicators show the change in the price of finished goods and services sold by producers for the previous month. The main difference between PPI and Core PPI is that the latter excludes food and energy prices.

Why is it important?

As we keep tracking surging inflation figures, it is important to look at these metrics from the consumer's and producer's sides. When producers charge more for goods and services, the higher costs are usually passed on to the consumer. If the indicator rises, the Fed starts considering monetary policy tightening. The USD strengthens in its turn.

Last time, the headline PPI aligned with the 0.8% forecast. However, the Core PPI showed a lower-than-expected increase (0.5% vs. 0.6% expected). As a result, EURUSD showed mixed performance after the release. If you bought EURUSD on that day with one lot, you could have earned more than $150.

As the US Dollar index is really volatile at the moment, the upcoming CPI release tends to bring much excitement to the market this time. Traders can’t wait to know the data as it can greatly impact the situation on Forex.


How to trade on the US PPI and Core PPI?

Wait for the actual data and compare the figures with the forecasted ones in the economic calendar.

  • If PPI and Core PPI outperform the forecasts, the USD will rise.
  • On contrary, if the indicators are lower than the forecasts, the USD will fall.

Check the Economic Calendar.

Instruments to trade: EURUSD, USDJPY, XAUUSD.



How to trade the JPY?
How to trade the JPY?

Happy Friday, traders! Are you ready to trade at the end of the week? Here’s what you need to know before you start:

Is Inflation Defeated?
Is Inflation Defeated?

Now traders follow the economic events with new vision as inflation in the US seems like decreasing. Let’s see what releases will influence the market due to that factor.

Who Will Rule the US?
Who Will Rule the US?

The week will have the biggest event in the US political process over the last two years. How will the elections affect the Forex market? We covered the most important news of this week in this report.

Latest news

US Dollar Index at a 3-month Low
US Dollar Index at a 3-month Low

The USD weakened after Fed Chair Powell hinted at a slowdown of rate hikes, and stocks strengthened. What else is moving the markets today?

Soon Bullish Rally for Gold
Soon Bullish Rally for Gold

The winter is coming, and risky markets expect a rally to come with it. Will this December be bullish for stocks, crypto, and gold? A pack of news will surely help you out.

Deposit with your local payment systems

Feel the Team Spirit

Data collection notice

FBS maintains a record of your data to run this website. By pressing the “Accept” button, you agree to our Privacy policy.


A manager will call you shortly.

Change number

Your request is accepted.

A manager will call you shortly.

Next callback request for this phone number
will be available in

If you have an urgent issue please contact us via
Live chat

Internal error. Please try again later

Don’t waste your time – keep track of how NFP affects the US dollar and profit!

Beginner Forex book

Beginner Forex book will guide you through the world of trading.

Beginner Forex book

The most important things to start trading
Enter your e-mail, and we will send you a free Beginner Forex book

Thank you!

We've emailed a special link to your e-mail.
Click the link to confirm your address and get Beginner Forex book for free.

You are using an older version of your browser.

Update it to the latest version or try another one for a safer, more comfortable and productive trading experience.

Safari Chrome Firefox Opera