- NZD/USD is edging slightly lower in the early American session.
- Core PCE inflation edged higher in June but came in lower than market expectation.
- US Dollar Index clings to modest gains near 92.00.
The NZD/USD pair is pushing lower in the early American session and was last seen losing 0.2% on the day at 0.6994.
DXY tests 92.00 on Friday
The data published by the US Bureau of Economic Analysis showed on Friday that the Core Personal Consumption Expenditures (PCE) Price Index rose to 3.5% on a yearly basis in June from 3.4% in May. This print came in lower than the market expectation of 3.7%. Other data from the US revealed that Personal Income increased by 0.1% in the same period while Personal Spending expanded by 1%.
Later in the session, the University of Michigan will release the July Consumer Sentiment Index data. Earlier in the day, the Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Index in New Zealand declined to 113.1 in July from 114.1 in June but this print was largely ignored by market participants.
Technical levels to watch for
|Today last price||0.699|
|Today Daily Change||-0.0020|
|Today Daily Change %||-0.29|
|Today daily open||0.701|
|Previous Daily High||0.702|
|Previous Daily Low||0.694|
|Previous Weekly High||0.7004|
|Previous Weekly Low||0.6881|
|Previous Monthly High||0.7289|
|Previous Monthly Low||0.6923|
|Daily Fibonacci 38.2%||0.699|
|Daily Fibonacci 61.8%||0.6971|
|Daily Pivot Point S1||0.696|
|Daily Pivot Point S2||0.691|
|Daily Pivot Point S3||0.6881|
|Daily Pivot Point R1||0.704|
|Daily Pivot Point R2||0.707|
|Daily Pivot Point R3||0.712|
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