Janet Yellen

After weeks and months of denying that the economic slowing down is transitory, we get more and more signs that the US economy is indeed slowing down, which in return would hold off the Fed from raising rates this year. Today, almost the entire core economic releases showed a shocking readings, including Retail Sales, Core Retail Sales, CPI and...

2017-07-14 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
UK_Pounds

In the coming few hours, traders will be watching further economic releases from the UK, which likely to have a notable impact on the markets. Retail Sales will be released today at around 09:30 GMT+. The estimates are encouraging, pointing to an increase of 0.4% in February, after declining by -0.3% in January, which would be the first monthly...

2017-07-26 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
US data

A few days ago, Mr. President-Elect Donald Trump made his first press conference since he got elected. What’s funny here is that he moved the market even though he did not go through economic discussions. The Federal Reserve itself haven’t moved the markets as much as the new president did, which makes me think that traders should be more cauti...

2017-01-16 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more
Retail sales US

The first trading day of the week came in with no significant economic releases from the US, and market volatility remained on the upside with Trump's victory as the main driver. However, during the upcoming US session today, there are many economic figures to be released from the US, which is set to have a notable impact on the markets. In this...

2016-11-15 Nour Eldeen Al-Hammoury Read more