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US Futures Rise as Chinese Leadership Eases Fears of Trade War, US PPI Rises above Expectations

The Producer Price Index data was released and came in above analysts’ expectations. 

Shanghai Shenzhen and Hang Seng Soar, U.S Markets Called Higher

Equities on the Shanghai Shenzhen and Hang Seng composites surged today after the pronouncements from the Chinese leadership that it intends on trying to avoid a trade conflict with the States. European markets have been positive early. The better sentiment among investors is being reflected in U.S Future Markets also, all three major Indexes on Wall Street are expected to open with gains. Data has been relatively light the past day, but French Industrial Production figures came in below their forecasts this morning. Preliminary Machine Order in Japan came in below last month’s outcome. However, global markets and U.S equities will certainly react to the inflation data which will come shortly via the Producer Price Index in the States.

Fed’s Hawkish Rhetoric to be Tested, PPI Higher than Expected

The PPI figures from the U.S today and tomorrow’s Consumer Price Index results will be watched by global investors. Forex, equities and bonds could become swift if the outcome via the inflation data provides a surprise. The Federal Reserve’s hawkish stance has been well noted and U.S growth numbers have backed up this rhetoric, but inflation numbers have not been stellar. US YoY core producer price index rose 2.7%, above analysts’ expectations of 2.6%.

Volatility in the Coming Hours for Gold, Risk Management a Wise Tool

Gold may prove volatile in the coming two days, as the U.S inflation statistics produce ramifications within forex and thus a reaction for the precious metal. Gold is near 1335.00 U.S Dollars an ounce and resistance remains around the 1342.00 level. Risk management should be implemented for any trades placed before the reports from the States.

More Canadian Housing Numbers Today, U.S Inflation Statistics Start Coming

The U.S Producer Price Index will be issued at 12:30 and will have a big impact on the broad markets.

  • 12:30 PM GMT, Canada, Building Permits
  • 12:30 PM GMT, U.S, Producer Price Index
  • 14:00 PM GMT, U.S, Final Wholesale Inventories

Yaron Mazor is a senior analyst at SuperTraderTV.

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Yaron Mazor

Yaron has been involved with the capital markets since 1998. During the past 16 years, Yaron has been a day and swing stocks trader in the American market. Yaron has founded and made successful investments into businesses spanning exciting industries – from apparel to restaurants and bars, to high tech, medical technology and education. Ten years ago, Yaron sold all of his businesses and became a trader. Yaron started an education provider that taught thousands of people worldwide how to trade. Since then, he has traded every single day across every imaginable financial instrument Organic Trading System (OTS) is an unprecedented, new paradigm of trading technique, developed by Yaron Mazor. The trading system utilizes a combination of essential resources of market data (Fundamental, market participant sentiment and the basic concepts of trends), which are harmonically coordinated, in order to enable a relatively fast, simple and easy way to decide which side of the market to be trading from – the Buy side or the Sell side.