A below-trend reading for nonfarm payroll employment growth to come? – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura explained that while they forecast a below-trend reading for nonfarm payroll employment growth, they still expect manufacturing employment to increase steadily.  Key Quotes: "Regional manufacturing surveys in September were largely unaffected by the storms. Moreover ...

NZD/USD: flirting with the 200-day moving average, 0.7150 – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ noted the climate around trading the New Zealand dollar. Key Quotes: "The kiwi is once again flirting with the 200-day moving average around 0.7150, although there are other key technical support levels below this too.  While an eventual resolution of election uncertaint ...

US key market moving data reviewed – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura noted the key data events from the US session. Key Quotes: "ADP employment report: According to ADP, private payroll employment increased by 135k in September, in line with consensus but above our expectations (Nomura: 45k, Consensus: 135k). The increase was spread acros ...

AUD/NZD: 1.0980 to re-establish the bullish case – Westpac

Analysts at Westpac offered their outlook for the Antipodean cross and rates. Key Quotes: "AUD/NZD 1 day: Bottomed nicely at 1.0830 during the past two weeks, such that a break above 1.0980 would re-establish the bullish case. AUD/NZD 1-3 month: September’s downward correction shoul ...

NZD/USD: watching politics/ dairy prices, headed to 0.7055?

Currently, NZD/USD is trading at 0.7158, down -0.14% on the day, having posted a daily high at 0.7171 and low at 0.7157. NZD fell from 0.7190 to 0.7155 in the NY session. The US dollar was leaning against the 94.00-20 big pivot level while the US 10yr yields rose from 2.30% to 2.35% after som ...

Aussie Weaker Ahead Of Trade Data, Yellen Mum On Policy

Investing.com - The Aussie dipped slightly in early Asia on Thursday ahead of trade data and in a quiet market with Fed Chair Janet Yellen refraining from remarks on monetary policy at a community banking conference in St. Louis. AUD/USD traded at 0.7861, down 0.03%, while USD/JPY changed hands a ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 1.56%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the S&P Lima Juniors, Mining and Industrials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General rose 1.56% to hit a new 3-years high. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima ...

Forex today: dollar was leaning against the 94.00-20 big pivot level

Forex today was mixed without a dominant theme. The US dollar was leaning against the 94.00-20 big pivot level while the US 10yr yields rose from 2.30% to 2.35% after some strong economic data in the ISM Services that was the strongest headline number since 2005. The Fed fund futures yield ...

The Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

Investing.com - Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow European Central Bank Minutes The minutes of the European Central Bank Meeting in September due Thursday is expected to provide investors with fresh insight into the European central bank view on tapering its bond ...

US data releases continued to point to robust momentum in the economy – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ explained that US data releases continued to point to robust momentum in the economy as the Q3 data trail draws to a close. Key Quotes: "That helped to steady the USD which was on the back foot during the London morning session. The crisis in Spain, meanwhile, i ...

Brazil stocks lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 0.22%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Financials, Public Utilities and Telecoms sectors led shares lower. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa lost 0.22%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Natura Cosmeticos SA (SA:NATU3), ...

Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; IPC down 0.10%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Healthcare, Industrials and Financial Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the IPC fell 0.10%. The best performers of the session on the IPC were Nemak SAB de CV (MX:NEMAKA), which rose ...

Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.05%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the IT, Energy and Industrials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite fell 0.05%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Guyana Goldfields Inc . ...