Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (YoY) in line with forecasts (2.1%) in June

Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (MoM) meets forecasts (0%) in June

Fed chat: a key mover in the US shift overnight – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ noted that Fed Governor Lael Brainard spoke about the normalisation process of central banks, and her comments on the US were on the dovish side (that said, she is considered a “dove”).  Key Quotes: "She noted that, currencies will be more sensitive to interes ...

Next key data to come from the US session? – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura noted the next key data coming up for the US. Key Quotes: "Ahead of the 25-26 July FOMC meeting, the Federal Reserve Board will release the Beige Book, a collection of anecdotal information from business leaders within each of the 12 Federal Reserve districts." ...

South Korea Unemployment Rate rose from previous 3.6% to 3.8% in June

Market wrap: a slump in the US, emails released by Donald Trump Jr. – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ offered a market wrap. Key Quotes: "Market movements were a little more volatile overnight with European equities down, US stocks mixed, US Treasury yields down, commodities lifting, and USD lower.  Emails released by Donald Trump Jr. provided details about the event ...

USD/CHF MACD fails to challenge recent highs

USD/CHF could be facing downside pressure as its MACD failed to test recent highs.A bearish divergence between USD/CHF spot behavior and the MACD over the last few weeks suggests downside vulnerability ahead. Further, the MACD line crossed below its signal line on a 4-hour closing basis, an even ...

JOLTS: continued strength in the labor market – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura explained today's key data from the US. Key Quotes: "JOLTS: While total vacancy posting decreased, May Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) points to continued strength in the labor market as quits remain elevated and job openings stay near historical highs ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 1.01%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Mining, Banking&Financials and Non-Metal Minerals sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General gained 1.01% to hit a new 3-months high. The best performers of the session on the ...

WTI approaches $46 on higher than expected draw in crude inventories

Crude oil prices gained traction, with the barrel of West Texas Intermediate rising nearly $1 after API reported a larger than expected draw in crude oil inventories in the U.S. As of writing, the barrel of WTI is trading at $45.75, up 3% on the day. According to API’s Weekl ...

United States API Weekly Crude Oil Stock down to -8.13M from previous -5.76M

The Day Ahead: Top 3 things to watch

Investing.com – Here’s your preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow Bank of Canada is expected to raise rates for the first time in 7 years USD/CAD will be one of the currencies pairs to watch, as the Bank of Canada is widely expected to hike interest rates from 0.5% to ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 1.28%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Financials, Basic Materials and Real Estate sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa rose 1.28% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Cia ...

Forex today: Donald Trump Jr. email takes dollar down

Forex today was caught up in a mixed financial and commodities marketplace while Washington took the headlines on the back of Trump Jr's email contact with Russian Lawyers. The political risk triggered a sell-off in a knee-jerk reaction that hit Wall Street, rates and the greenback. The fisca ...