News & Analysis at your fingertips.

We use a range of cookies to give you the best possible browsing experience. By continuing to use this website, you agree to our use of cookies.
You can learn more about our cookie policy here, or by following the link at the bottom of any page on our site. See our updated Privacy Policy here.

0

Notifications

Notifications below are based on filters which can be adjusted via Economic and Webinar Calendar pages.

Live Webinar

Live Webinar Events

0

Economic Calendar

Economic Calendar Events

0
Free Trading Guides
Subscribe
Please try again
More View more
Breaking news

Federal Reserve Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, Maintains Monthly Asset Purchases

Real Time News
  • Fed's Powell: - We expect RRP activity to remain elevated - Repo facilities performing as expected
  • Fed's Powell: - MBS and tapering were brought up by a number of FOMC participants - We will taper both (MBS & Treasuries) at the same time most likely
  • Fed's Powell: - Strong capital requirements are a "must" for banks, especially the largest banks - Capital requirements allow banks to continue to perform during severe downturns
  • The July FOMC press conference is hammering home this point: the labor market mandate is now on equal footing with the inflation mandate (which is atypical); and Powell is now making the case that the labor mandate is *more important* to normalization than the inflation side. https://t.co/saAmTwpTRw
  • Fed's Powell: - Fed has not made a decision on when taper will commence - Variety of opinions with in the Committee on when tapering should begin
  • Fed's Powell: - Transitory means not impacting longer-run inflation patterns - We must be extremely careful when it comes to the inflation mandate
  • Fed's Powell: - Fear of COVID and unemployment benefits are keeping people from working - Such a high vacancy-to-unemployed ratio is rare
  • Fed's Powell: - We are not looking at raising rates, but instead asset purchases - Ideally you would not be raising rates before tapering
  • @CVecchioFX @RiskReversal @GuyAdami Gold is headed back to the bar for another bender #LowerForLonger
  • Fed's Powell: - Move in yields not pinned on one single factor - Technical factors, movements in real yields shifting bond market
USD/CAD Responds to Month Open at 1.1050

USD/CAD Responds to Month Open at 1.1050

Jamie Saettele, CMT, Sr. Technical Strategist

Daily

USD/CAD Responds to Month Open at 1.1050

Chart Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT using Marketscope 2.0

Automate trades with Mirror Trader and see ideas on other USD crosses

-USDCAD action since the January high may compose a flat. The low at 1.0857 is in line with major inflection points in recent years as well as the 1/13 low (1.0842).

-I’m looking higher but beware that 1.1050 is a reaction level (level was hit today).

LEVELS: 1.0918 1.0941 1.0983 | 1.1050 1.1100 1.1159

--Trading specifics (setups with entries, stops, targets) are availabletoJ.S. Trade Desk members.

DailyFX provides forex news and technical analysis on the trends that influence the global currency markets.

DISCLOSURES