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US Open Note – Market sentiment freezes, dollar largely unchanged

Markets digest US jobless claims and Philly manufacturing The US stock futures correction deepened as risk sentiment has remained negative, while the 10-year yield at 1.

Inflation is driving up rate hike bets globally, so why does the dollar remain king?

It is now universally accepted that the pandemic-induced surge in inflation is no longer looking very transitory and central banks around the world are starting to hit the panic button.

US Open Note – Stocks fail to recover, dollar remains resilient

Elevated yields favour dollar, Canadian inflation in spotlight The primary market focus remains centred around the Fed and how it will tackle inflation, with market participants juggling the premise of how many rate hikes will unfold this year.

Daily Market Comment – Equities under fire, dollar shines as yields soar

Stocks remain under pressure as traders position for Fed hikes Dollar outperforms, yen benefits from risk aversion, euro hammered Oil prices keep going, Canadian inflation stats in the spotlight All about the Fed Bets that the Fed will take a sledgehammer to crush inflationary pressures continue to escalate.

Technical Analysis – USDJPY struggles within SMAs after bullish doji

USDJPY is hovering within the 20- and 40-day simple moving averages (SMAs) after the bounce off the 113.45 support level that posted on Friday, creating an impressive spike.

Daily Market Comment – Stocks roll over, dollar steady, oil storms higher

Markets fully price in four Fed rate hikes for this year, lifting yields Stocks under pressure, dollar recovers, gold surprisingly resilient Oil hits new highs, yen retreats after BoJ does nothing Fed worries hit stocks It has been a stormy couple of weeks for financial markets, with almost every asset class getting rocked by expectations that the Fed will need to normalize monetary policy more aggressively to cool inflation.

Technical Analysis – USDJPY finds foothold on 200-MA, but bearish risks linger

USDJPY buyers are trying to extend the bounce from the 113.47 level far beyond the recently conquered 200-period simple moving average (SMA) at 114.

Daily Market Comment – Fed bets boost dollar, China cuts rates

Dollar stabilizes as markets price in faster Fed rate hikes In contrast, China cuts interest rates to power up growth US markets will stay closed today, focus turns to BoJ meeting Dollar unscathed by retail sales miss Markets are growing increasingly confident that the Fed will raise interest rates four times this year to bring inflation under control.

BoJ to defy peers, stay on dovish course, but for how long? – Forex News Preview

The Bank of Japan will conclude its first monetary policy meeting of 2022 on Tuesday and publish an updated set of economic forecasts.

US Open Note – Ugly retail sales data question Fed tightening; dollar plummets to fresh lows

Stocks to close the week in the red; banking earnings beat estimates Fed policymakers keep throwing cold water on stock markets, highlighting that a faster pace of higher interest rates will be required to cool inflation from March onwards, as persisting pandemic-led supply bottlenecks might create additional price pressures in the coming months.

Week Ahead – Bank of Japan meets, China releases GDP

The Bank of Japan will be in the spotlight next week. It will likely reaffirm that rates won’t rise for a long time, leaving the yen at the mercy of foreign central bank moves and risk appetite.

Daily Market Comment – Stocks falter again as hawkish Fed frightens markets, dollar rout deepens

Wall Street headed for weekly losses as Fed and inflation worries weigh Fed officials set sights on March for liftoff, hawkish soundbites unnerve investors But dollar still sliding as terminal rate not seen going up much Fed rate hike talk takes toll on the markets Equity markets were back in the red on Friday after Wall Street’s rebound faltered on Thursday amid increasingly hawkish language from the Fed, a troubling inflation outlook and no let-up in the spread of Omicron.

US Open Note – Dollar speeds down a slippery slope; stocks steady

Dollar extends inflation decline; initial jobless claims tick higher The latest CPI inflation report out of the United States was not a big surprise on Wednesday.

US Open Note – Inflation hits its fastest pace in four decades

Powell calms the markets Fears that the US economic expansion could be jeopardized by tighter monetary policy have been alleviated for now, as the Fed Chair Jerome Powell reassured investors that the central bank would bring down inflation without derailing the US economic recovery.

Technical Analysis – USDJPY halts pullback but will it make fresh highs?

USDJPY halted the pullback from the five-year high of 116.33 around the 115.00 level on Tuesday, but the close below the 115.

US inflation in focus as traders price faster Fed hikes – Forex News Preview

The latest US inflation data will be published on Wednesday at 13:30 GMT, ahead of the retail sales report on Friday.

US Open Note – Stocks set for opening gains; Powell’s testimony in focus

Powell testimony in focus; Bundesbank’s new chief warns on inflation Markets are anticipating Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s renomination hearing in Congress later today, waiting to find out his current views on inflation ahead of the CPI data release on Wednesday.

Daily Market Comment – Sentiment up after Wall Street stages late comeback

Nasdaq out of correction territory following late-session rally Asia mixed amid China lockdowns, but European stocks and US futures up Powell testimony eyed as March rate hike speculation intensifies Dip buyers return to save the day Equities were on a steadier footing on Tuesday as the selloff on Wall Street appeared to be cooling off following a miserable start to the New Year for the tech behemoths.

Technical Analysis – USDJPY faces short-term pressures; overall outlook bullish

USDJPY has retreated from its January high, crossing below its 50-period simple moving average (SMA) amid strengthening negative forces.

US Open Note – Stocks under pressure on faster stimulus withdrawal signals

Global bond yields hit fresh highs; stocks retreat The Fed’s new message, which sparked fears that inflation could be tough to contain, and hence could require faster-than-expected rate hikes during the year, continued to weigh on market sentiment on Monday, elevating global bond yields to fresh highs.



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