Market Overview 2018.04.17

17-04-2018 10:25:09
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EUR/USD

During Asian trading, this currency pair is in a downward trend. The dollar is weak against all major currencies. Investors focus again on global trade relations. At around 8:40 am, the euro is exchanged for $ 1.2398, which at the beginning of the European session shows a strengthening of the euro by 0.15%. At 11:00 it is expected (ZEW) an indicator (sentiment) of economic activity in Germany and the euro zone. At 2:30 pm, data from the US real estate market will be published, and at 3:15 pm on the US industrial production.

EUR/USD by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018 EUR/USD indicators by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018

GBP/USD

During the Asian trade, the British pound strengthened strongly yesterday against the US dollar worn by optimism about the positive resolution of the saga of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU and the calming of tensions in Syria. At 10:30, data from the British labor market (on wage growth, the number of newly employed persons and the official unemployment rate) will be published. At around 8:35 am, this currency pair is at $ 1,4357 per pound, which means a gain of 0.13%. At 2:30 pm, data from the US real estate market will be published, and at 3:15 pm on the US industrial production.

GBP/USD by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018 GBP/USD indicators by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018

USD/JPY

During Asian trading, the dollar weakened against the Japanese yen. Presidents of US Donald Trampe and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold a meeting today and tomorrow. At around 8:35 am, this currency pair is traded at 106.93 yen per dollar, which makes the dollar weaker against the yen by 0.18% at the beginning of the European session. At 2:30 pm, data from the US real estate market will be published, and at 3:15 pm and the US industrial production.

USD/JPY by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018 USD/JPY indicators by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018

GOLD

The price of gold is in a mild downward trend during the Asian trade, as the ghosts that have led to the participation of large powers in the conflict in Syria during the weekend are calming down. Investors focus again on global trade relations. At around 8:40 am, the price of gold is about $ 1,347 for a fine ounce. At 2:30 pm, data from the US real estate market will be published, and at 3:15 pm and the US industrial production.

GOLD by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018 GOLD indicators by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018

OIL

The price of crude oil is on the increase during the Asian trade, since it is anxious to discontinue the future supply of oil on the world market. Namely, the numerous tightened relations in the region of the Blix East and the decline in production in Venezuela bring this sentiment. About 8:40 am, crude oil is traded for around $ 66.58 per barrel, which gives an increase of 0.54% this morning.

OIL by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018OIL indicators by SGT Markets Forex Broker and CFD | April 17, 2018