DXY yesterday nevertheless returned to decline, losing the sixth trading session in a row. In the FX market is a visible retreat from risk as to the decline in the dollar index today due to a fall to the euro, franc, yen. EURUSD earlier today reached 1.0990 ( 1.5% after the ECB).
Gold did not escape the trend of risk avoidance, declined to $1678. Fixing positions at the end of the month puts pressure on quotes.
On WTI intraday charts, methodical purchases are stored for the fourth day in a row. Brent in the spot market is trading at $ 27.4, adding, despite the risk aversion in other sectors.
Investors have to understand, whether current decline profit-taking or the end of the rebound, followed by a long decline.
Important events for May 4, GMT (Exp.):
08:00EA!!Manufacturing PMI (Apr, 33.6)
14:00US!!!Factory Orders (Mar)