Attentive to the CPI of the Euro Zone and the minutes of the ECB: 5 keys this Thursday

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Attentive to the CPI of the Euro Zone and the minutes of the ECB: 5 keys this Thursday

Today the CPI data in the Eurozone are published, figures that the European Central Bank (ECB) will look at with a magnifying glass in the face of its interest rate decision on March 16.

We will also know the minutes of the last meeting of the ECB.

The business earnings season continues.

Oil is trading with volatility.

Cryptocurrencies move with declines this morning.

Here are the five factors that investors should consider today when making their decisions:

1. Eurozone CPI; ECB minutes
This Thursday, at 11:00 Spanish time, we will know the data of inflation in the Eurozone. A rise of 8.2% is expected, compared to 8.6% in the previous month. The Core inflation It would remain at 5.3% according to forecasts.

At 13:30 Spanish time we will know the minutes of the ECB’s last monetary policy meeting.

2. Business results
New week of business results. Today they present their figures Costco (NASDAQ:COST), Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO), Sacyr (BME:SCYR) or Prosegur (BME:PSG), among others.

3. Crypto and coffee, down
The cryptocurrency sector is still trying to raise its head. The Bitcoin It is quoted at $ 23,000 and the Ethereum in the 1,600.

Attentive also to the price of the U.S. coffee these days. Today it moves at 184 dollars.

4. Asia and the American stock market
Mixed sign today in the main Asian indices. The Nikkei up 2.4%, the Hang Seng of Hong Kong gains 2.2% and the Shanghai Composite It scores 1.5%.

As for Wall Street, the market ended yesterday in the red. The closures of the S&P 500 (-0.4%), NASDAQ (-0.8%) and Dow Jones (-0,2%).

5. Macro data
Among the macroeconomic references in Europe, the variation in unemployment in Spainthe Italy CPI.

In the United States we will know the New applications for unemployment benefit and the Natural gas reserves.

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