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Daily Markets Broadcast – 2018-10-16

Daily Markets Broadcast 2018-10-16 Wall Street weaker, pressured by tech sector The Friday rebound on Wall Street proved fleeting as selling restarted yesterday, led by the tech sector amid concerns about earnings reports. Gold topped the dollar as the go-to safe haven, while Brexit stalemate and Italy budget concerns capped European bourses. US30USD Daily Chart…

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Daily Markets Broadcast 2018-10-12

  2018-10-12 Wall Street consolidates after heavy losses US indices saw wild swings yesterday and struggled to gain any solid traction after recent losses. Both the US30 and NAS100 indices are attempting to regain the 200-day moving averages. Bonds rose due to rotation from stocks which pressured yields and the US dollar. US CPI data…

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EM Asia: Next weeks discussions

By Stephen Innes Head of Trading Asia @steveinnes123 EM Asia sentiment continues to improve; regional equities were trading very well on a  weaker dollar. ASEAN markets do enjoy a capital inflows bump when the US dollar is broadly weaker. Bloomberg China Calls Off Trade Talks, Won’t Go to Washington Until After Mid-Terms China In addition to the…

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All is quiet on the western trade war front

All is quiet on the western trade war front For a change,  all is quiet on the western trade war front as the drop in aggressive US tariff posturing and the nonfarm payroll after effects have propelled US equity market to the third consecutive day of substantial gains. While traders sit tight awaiting the next…

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Gold under pressure after

Gold is trading sideways in the Monday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1278.63, down 0.09% on the day. It’s a quiet start to the week, with no major releases out of the U.S. On Tuesday, the focus is on construction numbers, with the release building permits…

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Gold Steady as Federal Reserve in Focus

Gold has posted small gains in the Wednesday session. In North American trade, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1297.73, up 0.13% on the day. On the release front, the Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates to a range between 1.75% and 2.00%. On the inflation front, there was positive…

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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 at 0.2% and Core CPI edged up to 0.2%, just above the forecast of 0.1%.…

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