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Weekly Gold Price Forecast: Outlook Tied to Fed Meeting, Interest Rate Forecast

Weekly Gold Price Forecast: Outlook Tied to Fed Meeting, Interest Rate Forecast

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Gold prices have rallied in recent weeks as Federal Reserve interest rate cut expectations have been aggressively dragged forward. But if the FOMC doesn’t confirm the market consensus that the Fed cut cycle is about to begin, gold prices may have difficult continuing higher in the short-term.

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USD Gains While Treasury Yields and Consumer Sentiment Slide

USD Gains While Treasury Yields and Consumer Sentiment Slide

by  Thomas Westwater

The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index printed a reading of 97.9 this morning, which slightly missed expectations of 98.0 and last month’s reading of 100.0.

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US Dollar Rises on Retail Sales, Gold and JPY Gain on Safe-Haven Flows - US Market Open

US Dollar Rises on Retail Sales, Gold and JPY Gain on Safe-Haven Flows - US Market Open

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USD firms after robust retail sales, while softer economic outlook boosts safe-havens, gold and Japanese Yen.

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Weekly Gold Price Forecast: Outlook Tied to Fed Meeting, Interest Rate Forecast

Gold prices have rallied in recent weeks as Federal Reserve interest rate cut expectations have been aggressively dragged forward. But if the FOMC doesn’t confirm the market consensus that the Fed cut cycle is about to begin, gold prices may have difficult continuing higher in the short-term.
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Weekly Trading Forecast: Fed Hopes Compete with Trade War Fears

A week ago, it seemed that some relief from trade wars would filter through to stimulate further relief rallies. As we move into the new trading week, it is clear that this persistent theme is once again firmly a concern – and reinforced by flagging economic growth. Will Fed support offer enough relief to prevent a sentiment cave in?
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S&P 500, FTSE 100 Outlook: Trade War Deadline, Brexit Vote, Fed Powell Testimony in Focus

S&P 500, DAX and FTSE 100 look to Fed, ECB and BoE monetary policy outlook.
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Euro at Risk as the ECB Sets Up for a Dovish Policy Trajectory

The Euro may come under pressure as the ECB Forum drafts a dovish policy path while EU bigwigs pick its next President with an eye on that vision’s execution.
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US Dollar (USD) Weekly Forecast: Fed to Confirm Interest Rate U-Turn

The US dollar (USD) is biding time ahead of next week’s FOMC monetary policy decision where it is expected that Chair Jerome Powell will indicate that interest rate cuts are coming with the July meeting the most likely starting point.
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GBPUSD Rate Outlook Hinges on Bank of England (BoE) Forward Guidance

The Bank of England (BoE) meeting on June 20 may shake up the near-term outlook for the British Pound if the central bank alters the forward guidance for monetary policy.
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Crude Oil Prices May Seesaw Between Iran Politics, Growth Sentiment

Crude oil prices may find themselves oscillating between political risks in Iran, leading to fears of a supply shock, and waning optimism over global growth prospects.
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Australian Dollar Won’t Be Spared By This Week’s Focus On the Fed

The Australian Dollar faces too many headwinds for anything other than bearishness now, even if the Fed may take some attention away from it in the coming week
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Quantitative Easing (QE) Explained: Central Bank Tool for Growth

What is quantitative easing (QE) and how do central banks like the Fed and ECB use it? Learn how QE supplements monetary policy when rate cuts don’t cut it.
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FX Week Ahead - Top 5 Events: UK Inflation, Canada Inflation, Fed Meeting, New Zealand GDP, BOJ Meeting

At long last, the highly anticipated June Fed meeting is on deck. All other economic data releases will be playing second fiddle over the coming week.
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Top 5 Events: May Canada Inflation Report & CADJPY Price Forecast

The May Canada inflation report (consumer price index) is due on Wednesday, June 19 at 12:30 GMT.
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Gold Price Explodes to Fresh Yearly Highs - Levels to Know

Gold prices have caught a significant ramp over the past two weeks and are now testing long-term resistance. But will the FOMC be as dovish as Gold bulls hope for?
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by  Thomas Westwater

USD Gains While Treasury Yields and Consumer Sentiment Slide

The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index printed a reading of 97.9 this morning, which slightly missed expectations of 98.0 and last month’s reading of 100.0.
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Top 5 Events: May UK Inflation Report & GBPUSD Price Forecast

The May UK inflation report (consumer price index) is due on Wednesday, June 19 at 08:30 GMT.
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Kiwi Weekly Price Outlook: NZD/USD Reversal to Threaten Yearly Lows

Kiwi is down more than 2% this week with the pullback targeting major support just lower. These are the levels that matter on the NZD/USD weekly chart.
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Canadian Dollar Price Outlook: USDCAD Retrace to Key Chart Resistance

USDCAD had a brutal start to the month of June, but over the past week shown continued signs of recovery. But bearish potential may still remain on a bigger-picture basis.
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US Dollar Rises on Retail Sales, Gold and JPY Gain on Safe-Haven Flows - US Market Open

USD firms after robust retail sales, while softer economic outlook boosts safe-havens, gold and Japanese Yen.
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Bitcoin (BTC) Price Probing a Fresh 13-Month High

Recent bullish price-action suggests that Bitcoin is looking to make a new 13-month high above $9,080.
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Euro (EUR) Battles Record Low Euro-Zone Inflation Expectations

The single currency remains under downside pressure as 5-yr/5-yr Euro-Zone inflation expectations hit another record low, leaving the ECB in a precarious situation.
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Gold Price Analysis: Fresh 2019 Highs Sees 5yr Trendline on Verge of Breaking

Gold prices jumped following a break above the YTD high, focus now on a break of trendline resistance that has been in place 2014. Fed decision next week will be pivotal.
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EURUSD May Fall on US Retail, Sentiment Data. GBP Eyeing Carney

Growing demand for liquidity amid risk aversion may pull EURUSD lower even if US data underperforms and tilts the Fed to a more dovish disposition. GBP eyeing BoE’s Mark Carney.
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Crude Oil Prices May Fall as Soft US Data Compounds Risk Aversion

Crude oil prices rose amid worries about an escalating conflict between the US and Iran, but soggy economic data might weigh as global slowdown fears cool demand bets.
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Asian Stocks Mixed As US, Iran Trade Accusations Over Tanker Attacks

Regional equity had a narrow and mixed session Friday with Middle Eastern tensions back to the fore. Pro-risk currencies struggled much more obviously.
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NZDUSD, AUDUSD Tumble to Support. RBNZ, RBA Rate Cut Bets Deepen

The NZDUSD and AUDUSD are tumbling to support as increasingly dovish RBNZ and RBA monetary policy bets are undermining their appeal, boosting the Japanese Yen as carry trades unwind.
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