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Trade the USD on the increasing volatility
The level of Non-farm employment change, also known as Non-farm payrolls or NFP will be released on January 4, at 15:30 MT time.
The NFP is the measure of employed people. The job creation is considered as the leading indicator of consumer spending, which represents the economic activity of the country. Every month traders pay attention to this indicator due to its high importance.
Last time the indicator came out lower than expected. As a result, the US dollar weakened. However, this month can lead to a different outcome.
• If the NFP is higher than expected, the USD will rise.
• If the NFP is lower than expected, the USD will fall.
That day has come, guys! The Fed will hold a meeting at 21:00 GMT+3. It can be a highly impactful event. The markets expect the bank to hint about the timing of tapering.
A selloff in stocks stopped. S&P 500 has reversed up from the 100-day moving average. It should be the perfect time to buy the index.
Commodities (iron ore, oil) and commodity-linked currencies (AUD, CAD) surged. West Texas Intermediate has reached $75 a barrel, while Brent rose to the highest mark since October 2018.
Although Jerome Powell’s speech sounded hawkish on Wednesday, September 22, markets did not get scared and the main stock indices got bought back…
Turkey’s central bank governor was at a crossroads: to hold interest rates and take a risk to be fired like it was for three governors before him, or to comply with the president, to cut rates, and to risk the market. Let’s find out, how to react to the rate cut.