Who else is watching “riskier” bets pulling again from their lows?
When you’re trying to bounce on AUD/USD’s downtrend, then you definately’ll need to see its 4-hour chart!
Earlier than transferring on, ICYMI, yesterday’s watchlist checked out USD/JPY’s uptrend forward of the U.S. CPI launch. Make sure to try if it’s nonetheless a legitimate play!
And now for the headlines that rocked the markets within the final buying and selling classes:
Contemporary Market Headlines & Financial Knowledge:
U.S. month-to-month headline CPI up by 0.4% in Sept vs. 0.2 anticipated, core CPI additionally greater at 0.6% vs. 0.5% estimates
Annualized U.S. inflation slows to eight.2% –the bottom in seven months – however nonetheless greater than 8.1% estimates
U.S. preliminary jobless claims climb to 6-week highs of 228K
EIA: U.S. crude provide up by 9.9 million barrels for the week ended Oct 7, essentially the most since March 2021
BusinessNZ: New Zealand’s manufacturing sector loses steam, drops from 54.8 to 52.0 in September
China’s Sept CPI accelerates from 2.5% to 2.8% y/y, its quickest since April 2020
China’s producer costs eased from 2.3% to a 20-month low of 0.9% y/y in September
Asian shares monitor Wall Avenue greater
Eurozone’s commerce steadiness at 9:00 am GMT
BOE’s quarterly bulletin at 11:00 am GMT
U.S. retail gross sales at 12:30 pm GMT
Canada’s manufacturing gross sales at 12:30 pm GMT
Canada’s wholesale gross sales at 12:30 pm GMT
U.S. UoM shopper sentiment at 2:00 pm GMT
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What to Watch: AUD/USD
Like different risk-friendly property, AUD/USD gained floor yesterday when merchants priced within the U.Ok. authorities presumably going again on its revealed tax plans.
And that’s AFTER the U.S. revealed higher-than-expected inflation numbers!
AUD/USD jumped from its .6200 lows and is now buying and selling nearer to the 0.6325 zone that strains up with the 38.2% Fibonacci retracement of October’s downswing.
Are we a pullback alternative right here? Take word that .6325 additionally strains up with a month-to-month help again in September.
In the meantime, Stochastic is juuust hitting overbought ranges and should quickly appeal to AUD sellers.
AUD/USD merchants might see extra volatility immediately when the U.S. releases its retail gross sales information.
Stronger-than-expected numbers will give the Fed extra room to lift its charges even greater and presumably choke home and international progress.
Look out for bearish momentum beneath the 38.2% Fib because it might result in AUD/USD retesting its weekly lows.
After all, this week’s risk-taking might additionally lengthen all the way in which till the top of the week.
A transparent break above the 38.2% Fibonacci line opens the door to a potential transfer to the .6400 psychological degree close to the 61.8% Fib or the .6440 zone nearer to the 4-hour chart’s 100 SMA.