Investors have long become used to the non-stop mighty flow of news, flooding the market. This week is no exception; however, the list of the planned news at the moment looks pretty neutral.
The beginning of October was turbulent, so this week investors must be happy if there will be fewer reasons to increase the volatility. However, there are enough reasons for movements in the macroeconomic calendar, as well as in the list of foreign policy events.
The end of September and the beginning of October are not going to be too stressful in terms of the news: planned events able to influence the key assets are rather few, while the macroeconomic statistics are abundant.
The one but last week of September is going to be rather calm for capital and currency markets; everything we were waiting for has already happened. The time has come for consolidation and forecasts of the nearest future.
At the beginning of the new week, capital markets are focused on oil as well as on the approaching session of the Federal Reserve System. Investors are not going to get bored.
In the second week of September, there are going to be lots of interesting events able to move the global markets. Ready! Steady! Go!
The Bank of Canada is not yet ready to change the rate, but the USD plans to strengthen.
The last week of August is not likely to be overwhelmed by significant events, but the exchange and stock market are going to have enough issues to pay attention to. The world is turbulent, contemplating new stages in the trade war between the USA and China, which means we have no time for being bored.
Week #33 on the market was quite exciting. Euro rolled back to lows in 3 weeks, Trump claims Fed, US debt market gives signals of an approaching recession. The currencies of Argentina and Hong Kong are also subject to change due to the latest news.
The July meeting of the European Central Bank, the new Prime Minister of Great Britain is a supporter of the “hardcore” Brexit, the slowdown in US GDP, Twitter net profit breaking records, and the US Internet giants are under investigation among the main news of last week.
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May is expected to be as efficient as April. Traders’ proverb “May sell and go away” will be very correct this year again. The market tendency to continue current trends will remain in force not only in May. Particular attention should be paid to three instruments, which are expected to be extremely volatile implying both corrections and the downtrend continuation.