Tag: U.S. retail sales

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

Gold Price Forecast: XAU/USD Back Below $1700 on Fed Rate Hike Expectations

September 15, 2022

Via: DailyFX

XAU/USD FUNDAMENTAL BACKDROP Gold looks to test July swing lows today after yesterday’s U.S. inflation ‘hangover effect’ seems to have dissipated. The U.S. dollar is bid once more weighing negatively on bullion due to renewed market anticipation of a large […]

Activity, Trading

Stocks trim opening losses as U.S. retail sales tank, trade tensions with China ratchet up

May 15, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Stocks were well off their lows on Friday and fighting for altitude after data showed U.S. April retail sales plunged more than forecast and on reports the Trump administration will block shipments of semiconductors to China’s Huawei Technologies, stoking fears […]

Capital and Risk, Macroeconomic

US retail sales unexpectedly decline in a sign that consumer economy could be cracking

October 16, 2019


U.S. retail sales fell for the first time in seven months in September, raising fears that a slowdown in the American manufacturing sector could be starting to bleed into the consumer side of the economy. The Commerce Department said on […]