With the stock markets already fully active after the Christmas break, we will be watching the minutes of the US Federal Reserve (Fed).
The petroleum Falls.
Cryptocurrencies move with a disparate tone this morning.
Here are the five factors that investors should consider today when making their decisions:
1. Minutes of the Fed
At 20:00 Spanish time will be published the minutes of the last FOMC monetary policy meeting. We will be watching for details about the continuation of the aggressive policy of raising rates.
2. PMI in Europe
We continue to be very attentive to the macroeconomic data that we are knowing and that central banks are writing down for their interest rate decisions next month. This Tuesday we will know a battery of composite PMI and services in France, Italy, Germany and the Euro area
3. Crypto, mixed; Coffee falls
The cryptocurrency sector trades in a mixed way. The Bitcoin It is quoted at $ 16,000 and the Ethereum in the 1,200.
Attentive also to the price of the U.S. coffee these days. Today it moves at 166 dollars.
4. Asia and the American stock market
Mixed sign today in the main Asian indices. The Nikkei falls by 1.4%, the Hang Seng Hong Kong gains 2.4% and the Shanghai Composite Quote flat.
As for Wall Street, the market ended yesterday in the red. The closures of the S&P 500 (-0.4%), NASDAQ (-0.7%) and Dow Jones (-0,03%).
5. Macro data
Among the macroeconomic references in Europe, the CPI of France and the Germany Import Price Index.
In the United States we will know the Redbook Retail Sales Indexthe JOLTs survey of job vacancies and the weekly bookings of raw of the API.