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Week Ahead: FOMC, BOE, ECB, OPEC, NFP and big tech earnings

The FOMC is expected to hike 25bps, while both the BOE and the ECB are expected to hike 50bps.

Core PCE unlikely to sway Fed next week

The December Core PCE print was in-line with expectations. Therefore, markets remain comfortable with pricing in the 98% chance of a 25bps rate hike on Wednesday.

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US open: Stocks pare some losses as inflation cools

US stocks pare some losses as the Fed's preferred inflation gauge cools further.

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Amazon Q4 earnings preview: Where next for AMZN stock?

Amazon is expected to deliver the slowest sales growth on record for any key holiday shopping season when it releases fourth quarter results.

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Forex Friday: USD/JPY, EUR/USD and GBP/USD

In this week’s edition, we discuss the dollar, pound and euro, and look forward to the big central bank meetings in the week ahead.

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Reddit stocks: what meme stocks are trending?

Reddit has become a hub for social-media driven traders and investors that have proven their ability to move the markets, injecting huge volatility into stocks like GameStop and AMC. But what stocks are grabbing attention on Reddit today?

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Alphabet Q4 preview: Where next for GOOGL stock?

Revenue growth is set to stall to its slowest pace on record thanks to softer demand for digital advertising.

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Most traded stocks of the week

We reveal the most traded stocks among our clients over the past week, providing insight into what equities are grabbing the most attention from traders.

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Two trades to watch: Gold, FTSE

Gold falls ahead of US core PCE data. FTSE edges higher after strong gains on Wall Street.

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Today 08:10 AM
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Is the USD/JPY bearish move becoming ‘long’ in the tooth?

Shorting USD/JPY is not a new idea, and as the pair has erased around half of its 21-month rally, we see the potential for a bounce over the coming weeks.

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Is the USD/JPY bearish move becoming ‘long’ in the tooth?

Shorting USD/JPY is not a new idea, and as the pair has erased around half of its 21-month rally, we see the potential for a bounce over the coming weeks.

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SARB hikes rates by 25bps; 50bps expected

It appears SARB could have gone with 50bps, but held back due to ongoing load shedding and the hit it may take on the economy.

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Yesterday 08:47 PM
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US data dump provides little new info for the Fed

Although Durable Goods was stronger than expected, there is little to take from the other data points, as it was from so long ago.

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Meta Q4 earnings preview: Where next for Meta stock?

Meta must demonstrate it can cut costs to protect profitability and cashflow in what will be another challenging year in 2023.

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Stronger US data maintains goldilocks scenario for risk assets

As well as GDP, there were positive surprises in Jobless claims and durable goods orders

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US open: Tesla drives tech stocks higher & Q4 GDP beats

Tesla posts record quarterly results, reviving tech after Microsoft's hit. US Q4 GDP bears forecasts but consumer spending falls short.

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Snap Q4 earnings preview: Where next for SNAP stock?

Snap was the canary in the coal mine for digital advertising stocks last earnings season.

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Markets steady ahead of GDP, earnings and CB meetings

There are still a few important macro pointers that investors will be watching this week ahead of a very busy next week

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Yesterday 12:41 PM
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Tesla stock pops: Can it sell 2 million cars in 2023?

Tesla is confident it can lower prices and grow volumes while maintaining superior profitability over its rivals.

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Two trades to watch: USD/JPY, DAX

USDJPY falls ahead of US GDP data. DAX rises on hopes of a soft landing.

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Yesterday 08:14 AM
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What does it mean for the Fed if Core PCE comes out weaker than expected?

If the print is “as expected”, will this be enough of a drop for the Fed to leave rates unchanged at its February meeting?

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January 25, 2023 07:29 PM
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Gold steady as yields and dollar remain undermined

Investors are growing confident that more central banks will be pausing their interest rate hikes soon

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January 25, 2023 05:18 PM