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AUD/USD: stuck around 0.80 the figure awaiting FOMC Ross J Burland

Currently, AUD/USD is trading at 0.8009, down -0.02% on the day, having posted a daily high at 0.8014 and low at 0.8006 as we await the FOMC tonight. Forex today...

03:00 20 September /2017 Forex

Preview of existing home sales for the US session - Nomura Ross J Burland

Analysts at Nomura offered a preview of the Existing home sales from the US session tonight.Key Quotes:"We expect existing home sales to increase 0.9% m-o-m in August to an annual rate of 5.49mn saar (Consensus: 0.2% to 5.45mn). In the long run, rising home prices and lean inventories may negatively affect headline existing sales. However, demand and consumer fundamentals over the...

02:46 20 September /2017 Forex

NZ: dairy prices tread water - ANZ Ross J Burland

Analysts at ANZ explained that dairy prices continued to tread water overnight. Key Quotes:"This suggests Fonterra is unlikely to downgrade its milk price forecast when its annual results are released next Monday. WMP performed better than expected, with the first contract (+5%) providing support. Lower NZ supply for August (-1.5% y/y) and a particular buyer perhaps being short, p...

02:46 20 September /2017 Forex

NZD/USD: headed for a break of 0.7334/37

Currently, NZD/USD is trading at 0.7321, up 0.05% on the day, having posted a daily high at 0.7324 and low at 0.7313.Wall Street records modest gains as FOMC meeting gets underwayNZD/USD has risen up to a consolid...

02:23 20 September /2017 Forex

FOMC preview: not expecting any substantive guidance - Nomura Ross J Burland

Analysts at Nomura offered a short preview of the FOMC meeting.Key Quotes:"We expect the primary messages from the 19-20 September FOMC meeting to focus on the commencement of the balance sheet roll off in October. That said we do not expect any additional substantive guidance or details than what has already been provided. Instead, major decisions involving the ultimate size of t...

01:46 20 September /2017 Forex

Market warp: dollar falls, stocks at all time highs, US yields up - Westpac Ross J Burland

Analysts at Westpac offered their market wrap and highlight the key risk events ahead.Key Quotes:"Global market sentiment: US interest rates rose and some equity indices made all-time highs, while the US dollar fell. There was little news to drive markets.Interest rates: US 10yr yields rose from 2.21% to 2.24% (a fresh one-month high), 2yr yields from 1.38% to 1.40%. Fed fund futu...

01:23 20 September /2017 Forex

Forex today: traders didn't want to be too long on USD ahead of FOMC Ross J Burland

Forex today was mixed, with higher beta FX performing well, the greenback ending lower, selling off late, and US yields out of synch with the US dollar, with the US 10-year benchmark ending higher, +0.63% while the DXY ended -0.26%.All eyes are on the FOMC tomorrow, but that didn't prevent markets from moving in the FX space at least. The Yen was good two-way business between 111.20 and 111.88, tr...

00:23 20 September /2017 Forex

WTI rebounds, turns flat above $50 on less-than-expected build in US crude oil inventories Eren Sengezer

Crude oil prices gained traction in the post-settlement trade after the data from the American Petroleum Institute showed a smaller-than-expected build in U.S. crude oil stocks. As of writing, the barrel of West Texas Intermediate

00:00 20 September /2017 Forex

Wall Street records modest gains as FOMC meeting gets underway Eren Sengezer

Major equity indexes in the U.S. on Tuesday traded in relatively narrow ranges on Tuesday but were able to close higher led by gains financial and technology shares.Rising Treasury-bond yields boosted the S&P Financials Index, which closed the day 0.8% higher. Commenting on the robust performance of bank stocks, "there's one school of thought that rates will go up because there's some inflatio...

23:46 19 September /2017 Forex

Bitcoin fails to extend Monday's gains, drops below $4000

After rising more than $300 on Monday, bitcoin came under pressure on Tuesday amid revived concerns over China's attempts to ban trading of cryptocurrencies and gave back the majority of its earning with the BTC/USD pair now trading at $3884, losing 5% on the day.Xinhua, a Chinese news agency, on Tuesday, reported that all bitcoin exchanges in Beijing and Shanghai have been ordered by authorities ...

23:23 19 September /2017 Forex

USD/JPY bulls shy away from options barrier 112 the figure before FOMC tomorrow Ross J Burland

Currently, USD/JPY is trading at 111.49, down -0.07% on the day, having posted a daily high at 111.89 and low at 111.20.USD/JPY has been good tow way business between the Asian, European/Lnd and US sessions on Tuesday.USD/JPY was handed over to European trade 0.66% higher at 111.56 on a combination of bullish vibes. Firstly,...

23:00 19 September /2017 Forex

US Dollar loses traction, drops towards mid-91s as investors step back ahead of FOMC

Following a failed attempt to stay above the 92 handle on Monday, the US Dollar Index is recording modest losses on Tuesday as investors are gearing up for the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting that began today and will end tomorrow in the second half of the NA session tomorrow. As of writing, t...

22:46 19 September /2017 Forex

EUR/GBP bulls capped again, lower highs 0.8889 Ross J Burland

Currently, EUR/GBP is trading at 0.8871, up 0.17% on the day, having posted a daily high at 0.8902 and low at 0.8843.GBP/USD headed back to 1.3350? - ScotiabankOn the back of both euro strength and post a less hawkish Carney yesterday, ...

22:23 19 September /2017 Forex

USD/MXN rises to test 17.80 after earthquake hits Mexico Matías Salord

The Mexican peso is falling modestly against the US dollar, validating yesterday’s losses. Recently USD/MXN moved further to the upside after an earthquake hit Mexico City. On a wider perspective, the pair continues to trade in a range, moving sideways in a channel with support at 17.60 and resistance at 18.00. A break above 17.80 could lead to a test of the 18.0...

22:23 19 September /2017 Forex

Gold: remains subdued below channel support, before possible bearish break to key 38.2% Fibo Ross J Burland

Gold is trading at 1,309.18/42 at the time of writing, +0.15%, although rather subdued on the Us session.Gold remains sidelined as a trade-off between stocks and the non-yielding safe haven continues with investors who prefer to park their idle capital in assets that are more likely to return a yield in the ab...

21:46 19 September /2017 Forex

Monetary policy rules CAD and CAD rules monetary policy - Rabobank Eren Sengezer

"Outside of the notable event risk this week, our CAD Market Model currently suggests a fair value of 1.2080 at present although it shows a target of 1.219 for the weekend," Christian Lawrence, Senior Market Strategist at Rabobank, notes.Key quotes:"Looking at the pair heading into month-end, we mentioned th...

21:46 19 September /2017 Forex

USD/JPY: testing critical resistance - Scotiabank Ross J Burland

Analysts at Scotiabank explained that the USD/JPY retains a soft undertone amid rising speculation that PM Abe will call a snap general election. Key Quotes:"Local reports suggest the prime minister will make the announcement on Sep 25 and the election will be held on Oct 22.""JPY vols are rising on politica...

21:00 19 September /2017 Forex

US Pres. Trump: If US is forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to destroy N. Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump recently tweeted out, "The U.S. has great strength & patience, but if it is forced to defend itself or its allies, we will have no choice but to totally destroy North Korea," quoting himself at his UN speech earlier today.

20:46 19 September /2017 Forex

WTI extends losses below $50 ahead of API report Eren Sengezer

Crude oil prices came under pressure during the second half of the day on Tuesday as investors started to price another buildup in the U.S. inventories, pushing the barrel of West Texas Intermediate to a fresh session low...

20:23 19 September /2017 Forex

EUR/USD: underpinned in higher range (1.1970/06) ahead of FOMC and German elections Ross J Burland

Currently, EUR/USD is trading at 1.1974, up 0.16% on the day, having posted a daily high at 1.2007 and low at 1.1950.After being the best performer on Monday, EUR/USD opened Asia 0.30% higher and went on to score a few pips into the 1.20 handle in thin trade (1.2006 high), ...

20:23 19 September /2017 Forex