Skip to content
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
Webinar: Fundamental Forecast – Nontraditional Holiday Period Begins

Webinar: Fundamental Forecast – Nontraditional Holiday Period Begins

John Kicklighter, Chief Strategist

Talking Points:

• Average monthly performance indicates S&P 500 to have a “Santa-Claus” rally

• There is a break from the traditional holiday period, make sure to consider bigger themes

• ECB’s Draghi to speak, BOE quarterly inflation report and US jobs data to come

Find out what live events and webinars are scheduled this week with the DailyFX Live Webinar Calendar!

Looking back at monthly averages, the S&P 500 traditionally experiences a “Santa-Claus” rally in the last few months of a year. This year may be different however, meaning we need to make sure to think about event risk and take into consideration the context of bigger themes. ECB President Mario Draghi will present a speech later today where traders will look for his views on the possibility for additional stimulus in December. Separately, the BOE quarterly inflation report might give a better picture on whether or not the central bank will hike rates in early or late 2016. Last but not least, investors will consider the case for a Fed rate hike next month as US employment figures cross the wires.

Sign up for John’s email distribution list, here.

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

DISCLOSURES