The overall market sentiment is risk-on. The S&P 500 index (US 500) is getting close to the all-time high. Oil is recovering quickly from its recent losses.
US Retail Sales
|Retail sales measure consumer demand for finished goods and represent a leading macroeconomic indicator that has direct impact on the nation’s GDP. That’s why release of this indicator usually draws great attention of financial markets.|
|America will release its retails sales figures for August at 15:30 MT time on September 15. Previous data were very encouraging: US retail sales recorded their biggest increase in seven months in July. The new release will show whether the US economy continued with good momentum in the middle of the third quarter. We expect the USD to trade actively in all currency pairs.|
Today the Fed will make a policy statement at 21:00 GMT+3. This event will affect all the currency pairs with the USD and thus almost the all Forex market!
What will happen? The FOMC statement will be published at 21:00 MT (GMT+3) on Wednesday, July 28…
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