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25th May 2022. 7.47am

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Morning Report – Wednesday 25th May

FTSE to open at 7,533 (+49 pts)

The S&P’s two-day relief rally came to an end yesterday as supply chain woes and surging costs hurt corporate earnings and manufacturing output slowed.

Overnight in Asia, its been a quiet session with the Hang Seng and Nikkei 225 both treading water ahead of this evening’s FOMC minutes which should give some clues as to when the current US rate hike cycle may come to an end.  

While this morning’s German GDP data came in slightly ahead of expectations with the economy growing 3.8% in Q1 versus 3.7% expected.

S&P 500-0.81%Bearish for UK stocks
Hang Seng+0.17%Neutral for UK stocks
Gold-0.47%Bullish for UK stocks
AUD/JPY+0.16%Neutral for UK stocks
US 10yr Yield-96ptsBullish for UK stocks
Regency Risk Barometer Snapshot

Yesterday’s price action saw the FTSE shake off early losses and push higher into the resistance zone…

We currently have multiple levels of resistance in play and we have seen this morning’s pre-open price action on the FTSE futures reject higher prices.

FTSE 100 Daily Rolling Futures – Key Levels

FTSE 100 Daily Rolling Futures – Key Levels
Final Results
Mediclinic International (MDC)
Pets At Home (PETS)
Marks & Spencer (MKS)
Severn Trent (SVT)
Braemar Shipping (BMS)
Trading Announcements
Intertek Group (ITRK)
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International Economic Announcements
(06:00) German Gross Domestic Product (YoY)(Q1) (EUR)
(08:00) ECB’s President Lagarde speech (EUR)
(11:05) BoJ’s Governor Kuroda speech (JPY)
(12:30) Durable Goods Orders (Apr)
(18:00) FOMC Minutes
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