During last week there were many financial reports and events that may have affected the financial markets one of the main events that stirred up the markets was the FOMC meeting and Bernanke’s speech the following day that may have strengthened the U.S dollar as the U.S. economy is showing signs of progress mainly in the labor market.
This week there are several reports and events that may affect the financial markets including: U.S. housing starts, Great Britain CPI, U.S. new and existing home sales, EU manufacturing PMI, Canada’s retail sales and U.S. unemployment claims.
As we are entering a new week, here are several recommended posts regarding the forex and commodities markets for March 19th:
In Forexcrunch, Yohay talks about the threat of the Iran war and the signs pointing out to this scenario; he also examines how if any this event will affect the crude oil prices.
Paul Krugman compares figures of Europe to examine its current economic slowdown.
Kathy Lien is interviewed on here thoughts on the outlook of USD, Yen and Canadian dollar;
In oil price there is an article that asks is it time to abandon oil sands debate;
In BO Crunch there is a weekly setup for Binary Options;
In Trading NRG I examine the weekly outlook for gold and silver for the week of March 19-23;
And finally, on Israel Business Review, I examine the structure of the Israeli fuel price and ask is the fuel price high?
Check out below for additional posts related to the upcoming week by Trading NRG:
Have a great week!!