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US open: Recession fears send stocks tumbling lower

US stocks are dropping sharply and are set for steep weekly losses after the Fed rate hike raised fears of a recession.

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September 23, 2022 08:49 AM
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US open: Stocks rise cautiously ahead of the Fed

Futures are edging higher, shrugging off Putin's call for mobilisation and looking ahead to the Fed's rate announcement.

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September 21, 2022 08:58 AM
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US open: Stocks drop on Fed jitters

Stocks head lower as nerves set in ahead of the Fed's rate decision tomorrow and after the Swedish central bank hiked rates by 1%, ahead of forecasts.

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September 20, 2022 09:06 AM

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US open: Stocks mixed after retail sales rise & jobless claims fall

US stocks head for a mixed start as inflation fears and hawkish Fed bets linger. Retail sales rise 0.3% and initial jobless claims fall.

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September 15, 2022 08:51 AM
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US open: Stocks edge higher after PPI falls again

Stocks are nursing the heavy selloff yesterday. Slightly cooler than expected PPI has helped prevent a follow through selloff, at least for now.

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September 14, 2022 08:44 AM

US CPI preview: Inflation could fall to 8%, but the Fed isn’t slowing down yet

To the downside, the first key support level to watch on USD/JPY will be 139.50, where prices topped out back in July...

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September 9, 2022 03:21 PM
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USD/JPY at 24-year highs: More to come?

The stark central bank policy divergence between the Fed and BOJ is an easy story for traders to grasp onto...

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September 6, 2022 10:48 AM
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US open: Stocks rise after PCE falls, Powell up next

Stocks pare earlier losses and head higher after PCE drops -0.1% MoM. Fed Chair Powell speaks at Jackson Hole next.

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August 26, 2022 09:22 AM
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US open: Stocks rise as GDP & jobless claims beat forecasts

Stocks rise, but come off session highs after US GDP is upwardly revised to -0.7% and jobless claims unexpectedly fall. Attention now turns to the Fed's gathering at the Jackson Hole Symposium.

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August 25, 2022 08:29 AM
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US open: Stocks flat ahead of PMI data

US stocks hold steady after yesterday's selloff and ahead of PMI data.

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August 23, 2022 08:50 AM
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US open: Stocks fall as aggressive Fed bets return

Stocks are set to extend last week's selloff as fears of the Fed hiking rates at a faster pace return ahead of the Jackson Hole Symposium.

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August 22, 2022 08:57 AM
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August 11, 2022 10:54 AM

USD/CAD: A tale of two labor markets

Traders are still digesting last week’s US jobs report, but one thing is clear: The US labor market is outperforming Canada’s...

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August 9, 2022 03:57 PM
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US open: Stocks rise at the start of a busy week

US stocks set off on the front foot as investors look ahead to a slew of earning and the Federal Reserve interest rate decision later in the week.

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July 25, 2022 08:52 AM
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US open: Stocks rise as corporate earnings heat up

US stocks open higher ahead of a busy week for earnings and as aggressive Fed bets ease.

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US open: Stocks drop as JP Morgan profits fall, jobless claims rise

Hot inflation, aggressive Fed bets, rising jobless claims and JPM misses - all in al there is very little to be optimistic about. Stocks are falling, USD is rising.

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July 14, 2022 08:49 AM

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US open: Futures tumble as inflation keeps rising

US inflation was hotter than expected in June, fuelling aggressive Fed bets. Stocks & gold plunge while the USD soars back over 108.00.

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July 13, 2022 08:53 AM
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US open: Stocks fall with inflation data, earnings season in focus

US stocks are set to fall on the open as investors look ahead to Wednesday's inflation report and earnings season starting on Thursday.

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July 11, 2022 08:51 AM
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US open: Futures mixed ahead of the NFP

US futures are heading for a mixed start ahead of the NFP, which is expected to show the slowest job creation since November.

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July 8, 2022 07:31 AM
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US open: Caution ahead of FOMC minutes

Stocks edge lower in cautious trade ahead of the Fed minutes. A more hawkish stance could see stocks drop lower as recession fears mount.

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July 6, 2022 08:41 AM
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US open Stocks mixed ahead of Powell

US stocks are set for a mixed open after US GDP was downwardly revised and ahead of Fed Powell’s appearance.

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June 29, 2022 08:59 AM
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US open: Stocks rise as China eases COVID restrictions

Stocks are set to rise after China eases travel restrictions, boosting optimism that supply chain disruptions could soon start to ease and travel ramp up. US consumer confidence data is due.

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June 28, 2022 09:00 AM