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.
Trade the CAD on economic indicators
Canada will release CPI and Core Retail Sales data on October 19 at 15:30 MT time. Both indicators are highly important. As a result, they will affect the Canadian market a lot.
A new agreement between the US, Mexico and Canada were anticipated to support the CAD. However, the effect of the event didn’t last for a long time. The Canadian dollar is under big pressure as the USD strengthens again.
• If data are greater than forecasts, the CAD will rise.
• If data are weaker than forecasts, the CAD will fall.
Canada’s retail sales will be out on October 21 at 15:30 MT time. Get ready with us for this event!
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.