Tag Archive: US NFIB Small Business Index

Gold Hugging $1300, Investors Await Fed Hike

Gold has posted slight losses in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1297.56, down 0.20% on the day. On the release front, consumer inflation numbers were within expectations. CPI remained pegged…
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GBP/USD – Unemployment Claims Sparkle But Pound Yawns

The British pound is unchanged in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3389, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, Britain released key employment numbers. Wage growth edged down to 2.5%, matching the…
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USD/CAD – Canadian Dollar Edges Lower, US Consumer Inflation Meets Expectations

The Canadian dollar continues to lose ground this week. On Tuesday, USD/CAD is trading at 1.3014, up 0.28% on the day. On the release front, there are no Canadian events. In the US, consumer inflation numbers were within expectations. CPI…
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EUR/USD – Euro Shrugs off Dismal German Confidence Report

EUR/USD continues to have a quiet week. On Tuesday, the pair is trading at 1.1792, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, German ZEW Economic Sentiment posted a dismal reading of -16.1 points, missing the estimate of -14.6…
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XAU/USD – Gold Lower, Markets Eye Trump Announcement on Iran

Gold has posted considerable losses in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for an ounce of gold is $1309.34, down 0.30% on the day. On the release front, JOLTS Jobs Openings jumped to 6.55 million, crushing…
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GBP/USD – Pound Slips to 4-Month Low as Housing Inflation Sinks

The British pound has posted losses in the Tuesday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3592, down 0.47% on the day. There are no major events on the schedule. In the UK, Halifax HPI plunged 3.1%, its sharpest…
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USD/CAD – Canadian Dollar Slips, 1.30 in Sight

The Canadian dollar has posted considerable losses in the Tuesday session. USD/CAD is trading at 1.2961, up 0.62% on the day. On the release front, Canadian Housing Starts dropped to 214 thousand, shy of the estimate of 218 thousand. The US…
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EUR/USD – Euro Dips Under 1.19 Despite Solid German Numbers

EUR/USD has posted losses in the Tuesday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1884, down 0.33% on the day. On the release front, Germany posted strong numbers, as Industrial Production and Trade Balance both beat their estimates. The US…
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