|Day's range||6,254.80 - 6,297.90|
|52-week range||5,639.40 - 6,306.10|
Investing.com – Asian markets were mostly lower in morning trade on Friday as U.S. President Donald Trump criticised the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates.
While the Loonie is on for a move later today, with inflation and retail sales figures expected to support a more hawkish BoC, trade war jitters will continue to grab the headlines, with stats elsewhere on the lighter side through the day.
Investing.com – Asian stocks were mostly higher in morning trade on Thursday, taking cues from Wall Street's advance as banking earnings pushed U.S. equities higher.
Employment numbers give the Aussie Dollar a boost as focus shifts to today’s stats out of the UK. Another set of weak numbers and the Pound could be looking at sub-$1.30 levels, progress on Brexit doing few favors.
Investing.com – Asian equities traded slightly higher in morning trade on Wednesday following upbeat remarks from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell during his congressional testimony.
Upward momentum in the Dollar resumed following Powell’s testimony on Tuesday, with today’s testimony and noise from the Oval Office likely to influence, with inflation numbers out of the UK to hit the Pound.
Key stats out of the UK over the next few days could reinforce an August rate hike by the BoE, while FED Chair Powell may need to elaborate on possible effects of the trade war in the economy and policy.
Invesing.com- Asian equities continued to fall in afternoon trade on Monday as China reported weaker-than-expected industrial production data.
Softer economic growth in China weighed on risk appetite early in the day, with the U.S – Russia Summit, trade tariff chatter and U.S retail sales figures in focus through the day.
Investing.com – Asian equities rebounded in afternoon trade on Friday as U.S. and China signalled they are open to resume negotiations over trade. China’s export rose more than expected in June, although the country’s export outlook is being clouded by the recent trade dispute with the United States, as both countries slapping tit-for-tat duties on each other's goods last Friday.
While risk appetite returns to the markets, the Dollar looks to have found its some upside in the early part of the day, though it could all change should sentiment towards trade tariffs take another turn.
Investing.com – Asian equities were mixed in morning trade on Friday as U.S. and China signalled they are open to resume negotiations over trade.
The risk tap opened this morning, providing much needed support for the Asian equity markets and the commodity currencies, with focus now shifting to the release of the ECB policy meeting minutes and U.S inflation figures.
Investing.com – Asian stocks rose in morning trade on Thursday despite lingering concerns around the U.S. and Chinese trade war.
Investing.com – Asian equities tumbled in afternoon trade on Wednesday after the Trump administration threaten to impose tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods.
Trump’s threat of more tariffs hit the Aussie and Kiwi Dollar and risk appetite in general through the Asian session, as the markets look ahead to Draghi later this morning and the Bank of Canada’s rate hike and policy outlook this afternoon.
Investing.com – Asian equities tumbled in morning trade on Wednesday, led by losses in China as trade developments returned to focus after the Trump administration announced a list of tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods.
Investing.com – Asian markets were mixed in afternoon trade on Tuesday. As recent trade-related concerns seemed to have faded for now, traders' focus are likely to switch to economic data later this week. China’s data received some focus as the country’s producer price index topped forecasts in June and hit a six-month high.
Investing.com – Asian markets were mostly higher in morning trade on Tuesday as recent trade-related concerns seemed to have faded for now.
While a number of the majors are in recovery mode, the Pound as come under renewed pressure as high profile members of the Tory Party resign over Brexit, with the threat of another General Election becoming every more real.
It’s been risk on through the early part of the day, with only the U.S Dollar suffering as the markets look beyond the trade tariffs to positive economic data out of the U.S and Germany, though sentiment could turn should Trump make any more moves on trade tariffs.
Investing.com – Asian stocks rose in morning trade on Monday as the U.S. reported stronger-than-expected job data, with traders keeping an eye on trade tensions as China and the U.S. exchanged tariffs last week.
Investing.com - Asian equities rose in morning trade on Friday, with overnight gains in European and U.S. equities cited as supportive. U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed on Thursday that tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods would kick-in at 12:01AM ET (04:01 GMT) on Friday morning.
It’s another busy day for the markets, with a heavy set of stats out of the U.S and trade tariff chatter there for the markets to focus on through the day, an escalation in trade war talk likely to overshadow any upbeat data.
Investing.com – Asian markets extended losses in afternoon trade on Thursday as markets remained cautious ahead of a deadline when tariffs from the U.S. and China are due to be implemented.