The market sentiment is mixed, but there are still interesting movements on the market.
|CPI (consumer price index) is an important indicator of consumer inflation. The Federal Reserve takes this indicator into account when it makes decisions about the key interest rate. The Fed’s interest rate decision and monetary policy statement will be published on March 21, so the CPI release at 14:30 MT time on March 13 is highly important. If the index is higher than expected, the market’s confidence in the upcoming rate hikes will increase making the greenback go up.|
US Core monthly retails sales will be announced on Friday at 15:30 MT time.
Stock significantly surged: S&P 500 and Nasdaq reached 6-week highs. The market sentiment may deteriorate today as Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine trails have been stopped because of the unexplained illness.
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.