EUR/JPY: watch 130.15 key resistance – Commerzbank

Analysts at Commerzbank explained that EUR/JPY focus is on the 20-day ma BUT we have a couple of problems... Key Quotes: "We noted the 13 count on the daily and the divergence of the daily RSI and the TD resistance at 132.565, all were warning signs. It has eroded the 20-day ma and risks hav ...

Japan Machinery Orders (YoY) registered at -5.2%, below expectations (-1%) in June

Japan Foreign investment in Japan stocks: ¥-37.7B (August 4) vs ¥-123.8B

Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (MoM) above forecasts (0.2%) in July: Actual (0.3%)

Japan Machinery Orders (MoM) below forecasts (3.7%) in June: Actual (-1.9%)

Japan Foreign bond investment rose from previous ¥1067B to ¥1624.2B in August 4

Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (YoY) came in at 2.6%, above expectations (2.4%) in July

Reserve Bank of New Zealand holds at 1.75% as expected - The Reserve Bank of New Zealand held its official cash rate at a record low 1.75% as expected on Thursday and said that it expects a neutral view to persist with inflation projections well anchored around 2%. "Monetary policy will remain accommodative for a considerable period, ...

Key data coming up from US session? – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura offered a preview of the next key data from America. Key Quotes:  "Initial jobless claims: Initial jobless claims have remained subdued recently in the face of a tightening labor market with healthy employment gains. Since January, initial claims have remaine ...

RBNZ: the bottom line – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ offered the key points from today's RBNZ interest rate meeting. Key Quotes: "The RBNZ stuck to its guns this morning, delivering a very similar statement to June.  It is clear that it sees the need for a strong domestic economy to offset tradable inflation weakness ...

United Kingdom RICS Housing Price Balance came in at 1% below forecasts (8%) in July

New Zealand Electronic Card Retail Sales (MoM) came in at -0.5%, below expectations (0.3%) in July

New Zealand Electronic Card Retail Sales (YoY) declined to 2% in July from previous 4.5%