USDIndex sinks once more tanked to 105.75, from 106.80. The US is in a technical recession (2 consecutive quarters of contraction) after Q2 GDP -0.9% & (Q1 -1.6%), and GDP Inflation rose to 8.7% from 8.0%) however Unemployment stays very low and job creation (Claims fell to 256K from 261k) and wage development are robust. US Shares rallied one other 1%+ on expectations of slower price hikes. AMZN +1.08% & APPL+0.36%, each beat Earnings after hours, shares had been up 3% & 12%, respectively. Meta -5.2% & QCOM -4.54%. Asian markets blended (Grasp Seng -2.02%, Nikkei -0.03%). European FUTS larger. Yields proceed to see-saw, as we speak -1.94%, Oil beneath $97, Gold breached $1760 and BTC moved as much as $24k.
Biden & Xi assembly skirted Taiwan speak, Ukrainian forces plan counterattacks within the South, Russia shells Kiev.
- USDIndex weakens additional to 105.45 now. YEN outperforms once more in Asian session.
- Equities – USA500 closed larger +48.8 pts (+1.21%) (4072), US500FUTS at 4105 now. Bears being squeezed, 10 days north of 20-day MA. 4175 subsequent key resistance
- Yields 10-year yield dived into shut 2.681%, down once more to 2.67% now.
- Oil – peaked at $99.80 yesterday down to check $96.00 earlier than recovering to $97.00 now.
- Gold – breached & broke key 20-day MA ($1745) and $1750. Trades at $1765 now.
- Bitcoin additionally rallied on weaker USD to commerce at $24.1K now.
- FX Markets – EURUSD rallied to check 1.0250 on EZ information, USDJPY dived 1% beneath 133.00 to 132.75. Cable broke 1.2200 and trades at 1.2225.
In a single day – JPY Tokyo Inflation hotter, Retail Gross sales, Housing Begins & Client Confidence weaker, AUD PPI inline, French GDP higher, German Import Costs in line.
At present – German Flash GDP & Unemployment, EZ Flash CPI and Flash Q2 GDP, US Jun PCE, US Chicago PMI, Canadian GDP.
Greatest FX Mover @ (06:30 GMT) USDJPY (-1.13%). Breached key technical degree at 133.00 as we speak and checks 132.50. MAs aligned decrease, MACD histogram adverse & falling, RSI 19.77, OS & falling, H1 ATR 0.365, Day by day ATR 1.230.
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