Market review and major upcoming events
June 13, 2019 @ 10:35 +03:00
Forex: USD grew from 11-week lows area against majors.
Stocks: U.S. stock indices (SPX, DJIA) close to the levels of 24 hours ago. China’s HengSeng continues its decline, losing another 0.7%.
Commodities: Brent rebounds 0.7%, after a sharp decline the day before. Gold once again is testing local maximums.
Crypto: Bitcoin rose to $8250, but later rolled back to $8100, Ethereum overcame drop at the beginning of the month.
Important events and speeches
(!!!) 10:30 SNB interest rate Decision. No changes in the rate are expected, attention to the possible shift in the tone of the commentary.
(!!) 15:30 U.S. Initial jobless claims: prev. 218K, forecast 215K.
(!) 15:30 U.S. Import Prices: prev. -0.2% y/y, forecast -1.4% y/y.