US Dollar, Nasdaq 100, Fedspeak, China Lockdown Woes – Asia Pacific Market Open US Dollar gains as Nasdaq 100 weakens amid hawkish Fedspeak China Covid… Read More »US Dollar Soars, Nasdaq 100 Sinks. Markets Face China Covid Lockdown Threats Again
Crude Oil, WTI, Contango, Risk Aversion – Asia Pacific Market Open Crude oil prices crushed as futures market entered contango Friday Cautious risk aversion on… Read More »Crude Oil Prices Crushed on Market Imbalances, WTI at Risk as Asia-Pacific Markets Open
Bitcoin, BTC/USD, China, India, Market Sentiment, Technical Outlook – Talking Points Asia-Pacific markets look poised for gains on Friday after market sentiment surged overnight India… Read More »Bitcoin Rebound in Doubt Amid Crypto Market Woes as APAC Markets Eye Risk-On Session
Nasdaq 100, US CPI, US Election – Talking Points Nasdaq 100 extends gains beyond 11000 ahead of US CPI data Tesla struggles after announcing recall… Read More »Nasdaq 100 Pushes Higher as US Markets Prepare for October CPI Data
US Dollar (DXY) Price and Chart Analysis US dollar weakness continues after Friday’s heavy post-NFP sell-off. The greenback nears a notable zone of support. Recommended… Read More »US Dollar Price Analysis – A Weaker USD Allows Risk Markets Room to Edge Higher
Crude Oil, WTI, Brent, US Dollar, Fed, Hang Seng, AUD, NZD, Gold – Talking Points Crude oil has been caught in the crosswinds of global… Read More »Crude Oil Eases as Markets Ponder a Possible Chinese Reopening. Will WTI Rally?
S&P 500, FOMC, BOE, GBPUSD, NFPs and USDCAD Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 146; EURUSD Bullish Above 1.0000; Gold Bearish Below 1,680… Read More »S&P 500 and GBPUSD Slide in FOMC Aftermath, How Will NFPs Steer Markets?
ISM SERVICES PMI KEY POINTS: ISM services PMI falls to 54.4 in October from 56.7 in the previous month, disappointing expectations calling for a more… Read More »ISM Services PMI Misses Expectations, Market’s Focus Shifts to NFP Data for Fed Clues
EUR/USD KEY POINTS EUR/USD Finds Support at 0.9850 Area. Dollar Bulls Retreat Ahead FOMC. A Sign or Just Positioning? Potential 75bp Hike by the Fed… Read More »0.9850 Support Holds Firm as Markets Await Clarity
Gold, Gold Prices, US Federal Reserve, Interest Rates—Talking Points. Gold prices are showing signs of base building A dovish tilt from the US Federal Reserce… Read More »Gold Prices Hold Nascent Uptrend As Markets Look To Fed
US Dollar Fundamental Forecast: Neutral US Dollar weakens as S&P 500 gains, Fed hawkishness bets taper Eyes are on another jumbo 75-basis point rate hike… Read More »Another Fed Jumbo Hike in Focus as Markets Bet on Policy Moderation
S&P 500, Shanghai Composite, FXI, USDCNH, Recession and Earnings Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 146; EURUSD Bullish Above 1.0000; Gold Bearish Below… Read More »USDCNH Soars, S&P 500 Diverges from Chinese Markets, USDJPY Falls Short Again
Chinese Yuan, USD/CNH, Dow Jones, Iron Ore, Australian Dollar, Market Sentiment – Talking Points Asia-Pacific stocks look primed to take advantage of an upbeat Wall… Read More »Asia-Pacific Markets Look Higher After Dow Jones Gains as Chinese Yuan Underperforms
Japanese Yen, USD/JPY, US Dollar, BoJ, GBP/USD, Crude Oil, Gold – Talking Points The Japanese Yen is under pressure after a disturbing PPI reading today… Read More »Japanese Yen Wilts as Inflation Woes Grips Markets Ahead of US CPI Today
US Dollar, DXY, Market Sentiment, USD/JPY, Technical Outlook– Talking Points Asia-Pacific markets look ready for a mixed trading session US Dollar strength moderated as traders… Read More »US Dollar Stalls Ahead of CPI as Markets Brace for US Inflation Data
EUR/USD, IMF, Russia, Energy Prices – Talking Points EUR/USD had slipped sharply back from a downtrend challenge Bulls are making some attempt to form a… Read More »EUR/USD Struggles as Markets Look To EU Energy Meet
Australian Dollar, AUD/USD, US Dollar, AU Trade Balance, Technical Outlook – Talking Points Market sentiment remains fragile as equity traders search for direction Australia’s trade… Read More »AUD/USD Chart Points to More Losses as APAC Markets Eye Australian Trade Data
US MIDTERM ELECTIONS OUTLOOK: US midterm elections will be held on November 8 this year. The Democrats, who currently control both houses of Congress, could… Read More »Will the 2022 Stock Market’s Performance Influence the US Midterm Elections?
Australian Dollar, AUD/USD, RBNZ, Crude Oil, Technical Outlook – Talking Points A risk-on Wall Street session sets up Asia-Pacific markets for a higher open The… Read More »APAC Markets Eye RBNZ as AUD Struggles Despite a Softer US Dollar
Analyst Chat Talking Points: US equity markets are starting off October and 4Q’22 on exceptionally strong footing, while the US Dollar has dropped backed meaningfully.… Read More »Do Markets Actually Care About US Jobs Data?
Crude Oil, WTI, Brent, OPEC, Inventory Data, COT Positioning – Talking Points WTI crude and Brent crude oil prices benefit from a speculative OPEC+ production… Read More »Crude Oil Prices Eye OPEC Meeting as Markets Weigh Rising Rates
S&P 500, VIX Index, Financial Conditions, ISM, Employment and AUDNZD Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 141.50; Gold Bearish Below 1,680 The S&P… Read More »VIX Trends and Serious Fundamental Threats Make Markets Vigilant to Financial Threats
Australian Dollar, AUD/USD, China Holiday, Volatility, Technical Outlook – Talking Points Market sentiment remains fragile but fresh quarterly start may encourage risk China markets are… Read More »AUD, NZD, CNH in Focus as APAC Markets Kick Off Fourth-Quarter Trading Ahead of RBA
Gold, XAU/USD, US Dollar, BoE, BoJ, Crude Oil, – Talking Points Gold has managed to cling on to overnight gains as markets recalibrate APAC equities… Read More »Gold Price Holds High Ground Post of BoE Upending Markets. Where to for XAU/USD?
Crude Oil, WTI, BoE QE, British Pound, Federal Reserve – Talking Points: WTI crude oil rallies alongside gold prices and the S&P 500 on Wednesday… Read More »Crude Oil Rallies with Gold Prices as Markets Entertain a Less Hawkish Fed After BoE QE
Euro, EUR/USD, US Dollar, GBP/USD, FED, White House, AUD, CNY – Talking Points US Dollar gains as Treasury yields soar on an inflation fighting Fed… Read More »Euro Punches Lower as US Dollar Drives Markets on No Intervention and Fed Hawks
Gold, XAU/USD, FOMC, Economic Data, Breakeven Rates, Technical Outlook – Talking Points Gold prices are slightly lower as Asia-Pacific stocks fall on Wednesday Fundamental conditions… Read More »Gold Price Action Echoes Bearish Behavior as APAC Markets Fall
Dow, GBPUSD, VIX, Dollar, EURUSD and Recession Talking Points: The Market Perspective: USDJPY Bearish Below 141.50; Gold Bearish Below 1,680 Seasonally, volatility has continued to… Read More »Volatility Swells with FX Markets Raising Systemic Concerns and Dow Enters ‘Bear Market’
POUND STERLING TALKING POINTS Balance of Payments crisis gains traction as sterling looks to test parity. Will BoE intervene to support GBP? BoE’s Tenreyro in… Read More »Pound Slammed in Asian Session, Markets Look to BoE to Restore Creditability
US Dollar, DXY, BOJ Kuroda, Japanese Yen, Chinese Yuan, Technical Outlook – Talking Points Asia-Pacific markets are under pressure after the US Dollar surged on… Read More »Asia-Pacific Markets Face Risk-Off Move as US Dollar Batters Sentiment
Australian Dollar, AUD/USD, ASX 200, NZD, US Dollar, USD/JPY, EUR/CHF – Talking Points The Australian Dollar has wilted in the face of a robust US… Read More »Australian Dollar Floored by Booming US Dollar as Rate Hikes Ricochet Through Markets?
SAFE-HAVENS FIND SUPPORT AHEAD OF FOMC Trade Smarter – Sign up for the DailyFX Newsletter Receive timely and compelling market commentary from the DailyFX team… Read More »Mobilization Declaration by President Putin Spooks Markets, Risk Off