Many American figures are due today, so lots of action is awaiting us. Will the dollar continue to weaken? Let’s see what’s up for today. EUR/USD hasn’t broken the critical 1.3850 level. I still claim that the current rise is temporary before the fall. GBP/USD made it above the critical line of 1.5350, but has a hard time holding to its gains. OK, let’s start the review: After the Bank of Japan introduces more easing measures, it will publish the BOJ Monthly Report which might provide more overview on the Japanese economy. In Europe, the Current Account is expected to rise from 1.9 to 2.9 billion. While this is good news for the Euro, it will probably not take it over the top – over 1.3850. Later in Europe, Trade Balance is predicted to show a smaller surplus – 5.1 billion. For more, read the EUR/USD forecast and Casey Stubbs’ latest analysis. In Switzerland, quarterly industrial production is expected to rise by 5.1%, after a 3.4% rise last time. This will probably boost the Swissy. Later, the Swiss ZEW Economic Expectations figure is expected to stay around last month’s number – 52.5 points. In Britain, Public Sector Net Borrowing is expected to jump from 4.3 to 14.6 billion, weighing on the Pound. Later, CBI Industrial Order Expectations are predicted to edge up from -36 to -33 points, External BOE MPC Member Andrew Sentance will make a public appearance and could also move the Pound. For more, read the GBP/USD forecast. Canadian Foreign Securities Purchases were better than expected in previous months, with over 11 billion last month. This shows confidence in the Canadian economy. They’re now predicted to drop to 7.75 billion. The Canadian dollar is slowly getting closer to parity. For more on the loonie, read the USD/CAD forecast. Many US figures After producer prices fell and erased a significant portion of last month’s rises, consumer prices aren’t expected to pick up. Both CPI and Core CPI are expected to rise by 0.1% after small moves last month. A significant rise is necessary for a rate hike. Unemployment Claims are dropping steadily since they reached a peak of 496K. Another drop, from 462K to 456K is predicted. The Philly Fed Manufacturing Index is now expected to remain unchanged at 17.6. Whatever number is printed, the markets will shake around this event as well. Also in the US, Current Account will probably show a deficit of 120 billion, more than last month’s figure. The CB Leading Index is expected to rise by 0.1%, less than last month’s rise of 0.3%. That’s it for today. Happy forex trading! Want to see what other traders are doing in real accounts? Check out Currensee. It’s free. Yohay Elam Yohay Elam Yohay Elam: Founder, Writer and Editor I have been into forex trading for over 5 years, and I share the experience that I have and the knowledge that I've accumulated. After taking a short course about forex. Like many forex traders, I've earned a significant share of my knowledge the hard way. Macroeconomics, the impact of news on the ever-moving currency markets and trading psychology have always fascinated me. Before founding Forex Crunch, I've worked as a programmer in various hi-tech companies. I have a B. Sc. in Computer Science from Ben Gurion University. Given this background, forex software has a relatively bigger share in the posts. Yohay's Google Profile View All Post By Yohay Elam Daily Look share Read Next 10:1 Leverage Proposal – Last Call to Act Yohay Elam 13 years Many American figures are due today, so lots of action is awaiting us. Will the dollar continue to weaken? Let's see what's up for today. EUR/USD hasn't broken the critical 1.3850 level. I still claim that the current rise is temporary before the fall. GBP/USD made it above the critical line of 1.5350, but has a hard time holding to its gains. OK, let's start the review: After the Bank of Japan introduces more easing measures, it will publish the BOJ Monthly Report which might provide more overview on the Japanese economy. In Europe, the Current Account is expected to… Regulated Forex Brokers All Brokers Sponsored Brokers Broker Benefits Min Deposit Score Visit Broker 1 $100T&Cs Apply 0% Commission and No stamp DutyRegulated by US,UK & International StockCopy Successfull Traders 9.8 Visit Site FreeBets Reviews$100Your capital is at risk.2 T&Cs Apply 9.8 Visit Site FreeBets Reviews$100Your capital is at risk.3 Recommended Broker $100T&Cs Apply No deposit or withdrawal feesTrade major forex pairs such as EUR/USD with leverage up to 30:1 and tight spreads of 0.9 pips Low $100 minimum deposit to open a trading account 9 Visit Site FreeBets ReviewsYour capital is at risk.4 T&Cs Apply Visit Site FreeBets ReviewsYour capital is at risk.5 Recommended Broker $0T&Cs Apply Trade gold, silver, and platinum directly against major currenciesUp to 1:500 leverage for forex trading24/5 customer service by phone and email 9 Visit Site FreeBets ReviewsYour capital is at risk.