एशियाई शेयरों में सोमवार को तेजी आई क्योंकि चीन ने अपने बीमार बाजारों को सहारा देने के लिए नए उपायों की घोषणा की, हालांकि अमेरिकी नौकरियों और मुद्रास्फीति पर रीडिंग से पहले मूड अभी भी सतर्क था जो यह तय कर सकता है कि ब्याज दरों में फिर से वृद्धि होगी या नहीं।
- US jobs report likely to inform inflation narrative, US Dollar and Gold price.
- If the labor market is strong, the Federal Reserve could plough ahead with larger rate hikes.
- Gold price could continue south if a strong result solidifies expectations of a 0.5% rate hike in March.
Gold price has been in a downward spiral since the start of February, and with the next major release for the commodity likely to be the US Bureau of Labor Statistics US jobs report for February, scheduled for release on Friday, March 10, traders may be wondering whether this will continue.
Gold Price Forecast: Having failed to resist above the $1,800 mark, Gold price is extending the previous decline this Thursday, as the United States Dollar (USD) pauses its sell-off alongside the US Treasury bond yields. Investors assess the December US Federal Reserve (Fed) policy decision and Chair Jerome Powell’s comments.
Next week, the FOMC will have its two-day meeting. Market participants expect a 50 basis points rate hike. Analysts at Danske Bank continue to expect a hawkish message regarding the policy stance in 2023. They think the recent easing in financial conditions is premature, and further hikes will be needed.