U Mich consumer sentiment is coming up next

US prelim consumer sentiment out at 10 am ET US consumers have been feeling good this year. The latest report from the University of Michigan is due at the top of the hour and is forecast to rise to 99.0 compared to 98.5 previously. Along with the headlines, watch the 1-year inflation expectation measure. It […]

S&P 500 climbs 10 points as rate hike worries cool

S&P 500 higher at the open The US stock market is higher for the third day as the S&P 500 gains 10 points to 2646. The candles for since Tuesday have been inside the big swings last Friday/Monday on the Trump-Russia whipsaws. Interest rates will be an increasingly important factor for stocks in 2018. We […]

Emas Fluktuatif Pasca Rilis NFP AS

Monexnews — Harga emas bergerak fluktuatif antara penguatan dan pelemahan pasca rilis data non-farm payrolls (NFP) AS beberapa saat lalu. Departemen Tenaga kerja AS melaporkan NFP bulan November sebanyak 228.000 jauh di atas perkiraan 198.000. Namun data lain yakni indeks rata-rata gaji dilaporkan naik 0,2% lebih rendah dari perkiraan 0,3%. Satu lagi komponen data tenaga […]

EUR/USD : Réaction initiale haussière face aux NFP en demi teinte, mais le biais baissier reste d’actualité pour l’instant

La paire EUR/USD progresse légèrement face à un rapport NFP pourtant en apparence bon, avec pour l’instant une pointe à 1.1761, après un creux journalier sur les 1.1730. Les créations d’emplois se sont donc révélées supérieures aux attentes, à 228k contre 200k anticipé, mais les chiffres précédents ont été révisés en baisse à 244k contre […]

EUR/USD analysis for December 08, 2017

Recently, the EUR/USD pair has been trading downwards. The price tested the level of 1.1731. According to the 15M time – frame, I found an intraday trading range between the price of 1.1747 and the price of 1.1730. Since the trend is bearish, my advice is to watch for potential breakout of 1.1730 for selling […]

Canada Q3 capacity utilization 85.0% vs 84.3% prev

Canada Q3 capacity utilization report just out 8 Dec prev revised down from 85.0% Downward revision but back up so a neutral headline in effect.  Q3 mftg cap util 85.2% vs 85.1% prev The Capacity Utilization Rate is the percentage of production capacity being utilized (available resources includes factories, mines and utilities). Capacity Utilization reflects overall […]

November non-farm payrolls +228K vs +195K expected

Highlights of the November 2017 non-farm payrolls report: Prior was 261K Estimates ranged from +150K to +260K Two-month net revision +3K Private payrolls 221K vs +195K expected Unemployment rate 4.1% vs 4.1% expected (remains at lowest since 2001) Participation rate 62.7% vs 62.7% prior Underemployment rate (U6) 8.0% vs 7.9% prior Wages data Average hourly earnings m/m 0.2% vs +0.3% expected […]