For a long time, traders considered American Non-farm Payrolls (NFP) the most important release in the market. However, the situation has changed. Now US CPI moves financial markets.
USD/JPY slides to the 2-weeks low
Bulls could not hold yesterday's gains for USD/JPY. The pair has fallen below the weekly pivot at 111.70 and tested the support at 111.54 (200-day SMA). Strong bearish pressure may break this level and pull the pair lower in the direction of the next weekly pivot support at 111.30. If buyers take over the market, they will try to move USD/JPY up to to the resistance at 112.34. If we look at indicators, parabolic SAR still shows the upward movement for the pair.
United States Bureau of Labor Statistics will release monthly average hourly earnings, non-farm employment change (NFP), and unemployment rate on November 5, 14:30 GMT+2.
United States Bureau of Labor Statistics will release monthly average hourly earnings, non-farm employment change (NFP), and unemployment rate on October 8, 15:30 GMT+3.
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.
Every week we expect many interesting events that can shake the market.