Last week several important economic updates influenced the Forex market. US preliminary GDP fell less than expected (0.6% actual vs. 0.7% forecast). Below you will find the key events to trade on during the week from August 29 to September 2.
The USD/MXN has risen by more than 5,900 pips on tariff threats
President Donald Trump announced the 5% tariffs on Mexican goods until the country stops immigrants from entering the US. The tariffs will be applied on June 10. The tariffs could rise to 25% on October 1.
The USD/MXN has risen above the resistance at 19.67. The next resistance lies at 19.97. On the flipside, bears need to pull the pair below the 19.3686, 19.2618 and 19.1417 pivot levels to take back their strength. The support lies at 19.0349.
Last week, there were sharp swings in USDJPY, a decline in oil prices, and a surge in Tesla stock. What's next?
Geopolitical factors and inflation remain the main drivers of financial markets. Let’s see how to use that in trading!
As Europe moves into recession, next week may provide us with some amazing trading opportunities. Here they are!
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.