Market Point – Powell’s Great Oral (Updated) Before Coming Back To Europe Scene – 06/22/2022 at 08:34

(Updated with Futures, Europe Bond Market Open, Tokyo Closed, UK Inflation)

* Red for Europe and Wall Street indicators

* The day will likely be preceded by a listening to by Jerome Powell within the Senate

* Oil costs fall sharply

By Laetitia Volga

PARIS, June 22 (Reuters) – Major European inventory markets, together with Wall Street, are anticipated to say no once more on Wednesday amid considerations over financial progress and inflation, simply hours earlier than Jerome Powell’s a lot-anticipated speech by Federal Reserve Chairman (Fed). ), In Congress in Washington.

The futures contract misplaced 1.67% for Parisian CAC 40

.FCHI, 1.55% .GDAXI for Dax in Frankfurt, 1.18% .FTSE for FTSE in London and 1.64% for Eurostox 50.

Broad European Stoxx 600 index. STOXX has recovered 1.32% since Monday after three consecutive weeks of decline marked by inflation, main central financial institution rate of interest hikes and considerations over financial progress.

The impression of the Ukraine conflict and tensions within the uncooked supplies market ought to be weighed on French progress, Bank de France estimates, which lowered its forecast for gross home product in 2022 and 2023. nP6N2WM02D

The keynote speaker of the session, Jerome Powell, will converse earlier than the Senate Banking Committee from 1:30 p.m. GMT earlier than the same listening to earlier than the House of Representatives on Thursday.

“He will most likely face questions on how far the Fed goes to go in controlling inflation, reminiscent of how a lot the speed hike is, (…) and whether or not the Fed is able to permit unemployment to rise quickly to realize this aim,” mentioned Michael Hewson at CMC Markets.

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On Wall Street

Wall Street futures are down about 0.9% after a optimistic session of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, supported by low cost buybacks in massive-cap shares and the power sector. .NFR

Dow Jones .DJI rose 2.15% to 30,530.25 factors, S&P-500

.SPX rose 2.45% to three,764.84 factors and Nasdaq Composite .IXIC rose 2.51% to 11,069.30 factors.

In Asia

The Nikkei .N225 misplaced 0.37% by way of US futures on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Concerns over central financial institution coverage and financial circumstances are additionally affecting China’s fairness market, the place the SSE Composite Index

In Shanghai .SSEC misplaced 0.52% and CSI 300 .CSI300 misplaced 0.63%.


The U.S. president is anticipated to ask for a short lived suspension of the federal petrol tax of 18.4 cents per gallon on Wednesday, whereas at the identical time rising strain on the sector’s giants, which he blames partly on the declining oil market. Rising crude oil costs.

The White House on Thursday invited executives from seven refineries and oil corporations to debate methods to extend manufacturing capability and scale back gasoline costs.

Brent LCOc1 misplaced 3.86% to $ 110.23 a barrel and US mild crude (West Texas Intermediate, WTI) CLc1 misplaced 4.18% to $ 104.94.


The dollar rose 0.28% to $ 1.0503 in opposition to the benchmark basket, together with the euro. DXY, EUR =

In response to a 9.1% yr-on-yr rise in British inflation in May, the pound has barely widened its losses in opposition to the greenback and the euro, the very best in 40 years. GBP = GBPEUR = nZRN004KCX nL8N2Y9196

The yen is recovering (+ 0.12%) after falling to its lowest stage since 1998 in opposition to the greenback, leaving the Japanese forex penalized for deviations from the financial coverage of the Bank of Japan and the Fed. JPY =


Renewal danger aversion is accompanied by decrease bond yields: ten-yr US10YT = RR drops greater than six foundation factors to three.2371%, and in early commerce, the German ten-yr DE10YT = RR lags behind 1.724%.

There aren’t any different main financial indicators on the June 22 agenda

(Written by Letitia Volga, edited by Kate Entinger)


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