Sep 16


  • BY: Nati
  • September, 16th, 2015 8:23 +00:00

Good morning,

Figures out of New Zealand saw the Current Account figures in the second quarter falling although by less than had been expected. NZDUSD trading at 0.6157 After the change in Prime Minister in Australia we see AUDUSD trading at 0.7162 as Tony Abbott was replaced by Malcolm Turnbull. In the next 24 hours we will see Japanese figures including foreign investment numbers. USDJPY trading at 120.30

The NIKKEI closed at 18171.60 up 145.12 points or 0.81% on the previous close.

In Europe this session we will see the United Kingdom Unemployment data, the rate is expected to remain unchanged at 5.6% GBPUSD trading at 1.5344 Following the UK data will be the Euro Zone Consumer Price Index figures for August and the Labour Cost data for the second quarter. EURGBP trading at 0.7339 In Switzerland the ZEW Survey Expectations for September will also be out this session. EURCHF trading at 1.0956

The FTSE100 was trading at 6178.02 while the DAX was trading at 10289.54 early in the session.

Across the Atlantic US Consumer Price Index data will be the main set of figures out today. We will see Canadian Manufacturing Shipments figures and Foreign Investment figures as well this session. USDCAD trading at 1.3212 Later in the session the EIA Crude Oil Stocks change figures will be announced, with USOIL trading at $45.79 per barrel. GOLD trading at $1107 per ounce.

The DOW closed at 16599.85 up 228.89 points or 1.40% on the previous closed.

I hope you all have a nice day.