With investors already watching the upcoming meetings of central banks, today speak some first swords, among them, Jerome Powell, chairman of the US Federal Reserve (Fed).
The petroleum It is trading down.
Cryptocurrencies move with a mixed tone this morning.
Here are the five factors that investors should consider today when making their decisions:
1. Jerome Powell and other central bankers speak
At 15:00 Spanish time he speaks Jerome Powell, Fed Chairman. We will be watching to see if it provides more information on the monetary policy strategy of the agency for the next meeting.
We will also be watching today for Elisabeth Schnabel, member of the European Central Bank (ECB), and Haruhiko Kuroda, Governor of the Bank of Japan (BoJ).
We will also be watching this Tuesday for volatility in oil prices. At 18:00 Spanish time the EIA’s short-term energy review.
3. Crypto, mixed; Coffee falls
The cryptocurrency sector is still trying to raise its head. The Bitcoin It is quoted at $ 17,000 and the Ethereum in the 1,300.
Attentive also to the price of the U.S. coffee these days. Today it moves at 156 dollars.
4. Asia and the American stock market
Mixed sign today in the main Asian indices. The Nikkei up 0.7%, the Hang Seng of Hong Kong loses 0.1% and the Shanghai Composite It leaves 0.1%.
As for Wall Street, the market also ended mixed yesterday. The closures of the S&P 500 (-0.08%), NASDAQ (+0.6%) and Dow Jones (-0,3%).
5. Macro data
Among the macroeconomic references in Europe, the industrial production of Spain and France.
In the United States we will know the weekly bookings of raw of the IPA and the Wholesale inventories.