The Federal Reserve speeds up its quantitative tightening, and this is certainly bullish news for the USD. At the same time, this is a negative factor for the American stocks, which have entered their seasonally worst month.
EUR/USD: forecast for November 13-17
EUR/USD has managed to correct to the upside.
The euro was driven up by stronger-than-expected German trade and current account data. In addition, there was a very decent reading of the euro area’s retail sales. A decline in German industrial production was the only thing that rained on the region’s parade, but all in all the European economy is considered to be in a good shape.
Comments from the ECB officials let the market know that while the central bank is not planning to raise interest rates anytime soon, it’s not planning to increase monetary stimulus either.
The coming days will offer more information about the euro area’s economic health. Don’t miss the preliminary GDP data for the third quarter and German ZEW economic sentiment on Tuesday and the euro zone’s final CPI on Thursday. The ECB president Mario Draghi will speak on Tuesday and Friday. The first speech will be especially important.
Resistance is located in the 1.1700/20 area (downtrend resistance, 100-week MA). The next obstacle for bulls will be at 1.1800. As for support, it’s situated at 1.1620, 1.1580 and 1.1550.
The gold has made a perfect retest, but will it hold against the rising dollar? Also, the Jackson Hole Symposium and Jerome Powell's speech may become critical for most assets, and finally, more economic releases and earnings reports await you.
After last week's CPI turned the markets upside down, we are looking at the performance of the US dollar…
Although the last week was intense, this one may be more dynamic and volatile. After the FOMC meeting and controversial decisions from the Bank of England, we saw a historical pound decrease, and the gold plunge. And there’s even more for you.
After the US CPI last week came out above the forecast, traders started expecting a 75-basis point rate hike…
In this video, we will talk about the potential change of a trend in the euro, another stock rally amid a global downtrend, gold prospects, and news that shakes the world right now. It’ll be a helpful video you don’t want to miss.