Tag: US Consumer Credit

Gold Yawns as US Jobless Claims Within Expectations

  Gold has inched higher in the Thursday session. In the North American session, the spot price for one ounce of gold is $1297.31, up 0.05% on the day. On the release front, U.S, unemployment claims ticked higher to 222 thousand, just below the estimate of 223 thousand. On Friday, G-7 leaders will gather in […]

GBP/USD – British Pound Shrugs Off Strong Housing Inflation Data

The British pound has posted slight gains in the Thursday session. In North American trade, GBP/USD is trading at 1.3432, up 0.15% on the day. On the release front, British Halifax HPI recorded a strong gain of 1.5%, beating the estimate of 1.1%. In the U.S, unemployment claims ticked up to 222 thousand, just below […]

USD/CAD – Will Ontario Election Shake Up Canadian Dollar?

It has been an uneventful week for the Canadian dollar, and the trend has continued on Thursday. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2958, up 0.11% on the day. On the release front, the U.S unemployment claims is expected to edge up to 223 thousand. The Bank of Canada will release its semi-annual Financial System Review, followed by a […]

EUR/USD – Euro Rises to 3-Week High on Talk of Stimulus Wind-Up

EUR/USD has posted gains in the Thursday session. Currently, the pair is trading at 1.1822, up 0.40% on the day. On the release front, German Factory Orders plunged 2.5%, missing the estimate of 0.7%. In the eurozone, Revised GDP dipped to 0.4%, matching the estimate. In the U.S, unemployment claims is expected to edge higher […]