AUD/NZD: what’s the outlook? – Westpac

Analysts at Westpac offered their outlook for the antipodean cross and rates. Key Quotes: "AUD/NZD 1 day: Eyeing the 1.0930 area in this correction of the June-Aug rally. AUD/NZD 1-3 month: A retest of the 1.1200 area seen in April is possible if iron ore’s rally since mid-June continue ...

Central Banks focus: removal of monetary policy stimulus? – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ explained that over the past few months we’ve seen a greater number of central banks talk about the removal of monetary policy stimulus.  Key Quotes: "The Fed is set to announce plans for balance sheet reduction shortly and the ECB is inching closer to the QE exi ...

NZD/USD: consolidates the heavy overnight supply from 0.7315

Currently, NZD/USD is trading at 0.7257, down -0.08% on the day, having posted a daily high at 0.7265 and low at 0.7256. Overnight, NZD fell from yesterday’s peak of 0.7344 to 0.7248 while the dollar picked up a bid in a pre-Fed flush-out and dovish commentary from BoC's Lane wh ...

US data reviewed: NAHB Housing fell to 64 – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura Review the only US data from overnight being the NAHB Housing market index. Key Quotes: "The NAHB housing market index fell to 64 in September, down from 67 in August, weaker than expectations (Nomura: 66, Consensus: 67). Both the present and future single-family sale ...

Market wrap: US dollar and US interest rates rose – Westpac

Analysts at Westpac offered a market wrap and a snapshot of the event risks ahead today and tonight. Key Quotes: "Global market sentiment: Amid little major news flow for markets, the US dollar and US interest rates rose, and equities nudged to fresh record highs. Interest rates: US 10y ...

New Zealand Westpac consumer survey fell from previous 113.4 to 112.4 in 3Q

Aussie Ticks Higher Ahead Of Central Bank Minutes

Investing.com - The Aussie ticked higher in early Asia on Tuesday ahead of central bank minutes with investors also focused on the start of a two-day Fed meeting in the U.S. AUD/USD traded at 0.7961, up 0.03%, while USD/JPY changed hands at 111.55, down 0.01%. The U.S. dollar index, which measure ...

The Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

Investing.com – Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow US macro data on tap Market participants look ahead to the release of a U.S. housing data for signs that third quarter economic growth remains on track. U.S. home building activity is expected to show ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.09%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Non-Metal Minerals, Industrials and Food&Beverages sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General added 0.09% to hit a new 3-years high. The best performers of the session on the ...

South Korea Producer Price Index Growth (YoY) rose from previous 3% to 3.2% in August

South Korea Producer Price Index Growth up to 0.3% in August from previous 0.1%

Bitcoin extends recovery above $4000 as China’s negative impact fades

After losing more than $1000 in the previous week, bitcoin staged a robust recovery on Friday and carried this move over to Monday as investors shrugged off China's decision to ban ICO's and efforts to shut down big virtual currency trading platforms. The BTC/USD pair reached a fres ...

Stocks – Herbalife Extends Deadline for $600 Mln Tender

Investing.com - Herbalife LTD (NYSE:HLF) shares edged higher during Monday’s after hours session after the company extended the deadline of its $600 million tender offer for common shares to October 5, unless further extended. Sellers will receive between $60 - 68 per share and a Contingent Value ...

Wall Street extends gains, closes at fresh record highs

Major equity indexes in the U.S. continued to push higher on Monday and refreshed their record highs as rising Treasury yields boosted the financials. Ahead of Wednesday's important FOMC meeting, the S&P Financials Index .SPSY added 0.5% on the day. “There’s momentum in th ...