Silver Prices Edge Higher Ahead of Jackson Hole Speeches
Silver Prices Edge Higher Ahead of Jackson Hole Speeches
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25 Agosto, 2017, 15:27
ECB President Mario Draghi had little to say about the future of monetary policy in the run-up oto the Jackson Hole meeting which would see key central bankers discuss monetary policy.
Despite this being a quiet session so far, we have seen the pound fall below 1.28 against the U.S. dollar while the euro strengthened thanks to the Eurozone flash PMI data, which were mostly stronger than expected.
-The yield on 10-year Treasuries gained two basis points to 2.19 percent.
Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 13.5 points, or 0.23 percent, on volume of 27,396 contracts. The gauge is down over 1 percent for the month. Brent crude, the worldwide pricing standard, fell 14 cents to $52.43 per barrel in London.
The dollar recovered on Thursday, helped by nerves over what message Fed policymakers will send from Jackson Hole and holding gains after U.S. jobless claims rose less than forecast.
BHP Billiton, the world's largest mining company, reported a surge in underlying full-year profits and said it would exit its under performing USA shale oil and gas business, pleasing shareholders who had called for a sale. However, the almond grower's shares are adding 0.5 percent.
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Meanwhile European stock indices failed to maintain the bullish momentum from yesterday when Wall Street had one of its best days so far in the year.
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The greenback spiked up to an 8-day high of 0.7867 against the aussie and more than a 2-month high of 0.7192 against the kiwi and held steady thereafter. September futures subsided 0.2% on Thursday morning. The Australian dollar fell 0.30% against its USA counterpart to trade at 0.7888.
Among the other major gainers, Tokuyama Corp.is gaining nearly 5 percent, FamilyMart UNY Holdings is rising more than 4 percent and Yamata Holdings is up 4 percent. Food retailers led declines after Hormel Foods and JM Smucker reported earnings that missed estimates and Amazon.com said it'd start cutting prices at Whole Foods locations next week. That was beneath expectations for 0.8 percent and down from the downwardly revised 0.7 percent gain in June.
-The Japanese yen fell 0.5 percent to 109.57 per dollar.
The New Zealand dollar was at 91.20 Australian cents from 91.41 cents yesterday.
The dollar was buoyant against the yen on Friday as some participants bought back the currency to square positions ahead of a meeting of central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. US stocks were heading for modest gains at the open with Dow futures and the broader S&P 500 futures up 0.2 percent.
The major European markets turned in a mixed performance on Thursday. France's CAC 40 gained 0.4 percent to 5,133.54 and Germany's DAX advanced 0.3 percent to 12,214.81.
OIL: Benchmark U.S. crude oil fell 17 cents to $48.24 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange.
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