Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 14, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:20 | 14/05/14
The U.S. Dollar advanced against several Forex majors on signs that the domestic economy is growing, and as analysts anticipated that U.S. Retail Sales would show an increase for the third month in a row. Furthermore, Westpac Banking Corporation stated ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 13, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:39 | 13/05/14
The U.S. Dollar depreciated against a number of Forex majors on Monday and fell against the Euro after the shared currency rebounded. Market traders remained vigilant over events unfolding in the Ukraine, following Sunday’s referendum when pro-Russian separatists expressed their ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 12, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 12/05/14
The U.S. Dollar rallied against several Forex majors including safe harbors like the Swiss Franc and the Yen on the possibility that the Ukraine and Russia could reach a peaceful accord. However, residents of two regions in the Ukraine still ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 9, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 09/05/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majors following Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen’s testimony before the Joint Economic Committee, during which she stated that U.S. monetary policy needs to remain accommodative, given the fact that many Americans remain unemployed, while ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 8, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:45 | 08/05/14
The U.S. Dollar slumped to a six-month low versus several Forex majors on concerns over the situation in the Ukraine, and as traders exerted caution before Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen testified on the U.S. economy’s outlook before Congress. Worries that ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 7, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:20 | 07/05/14
The U.S. Dollar plummeted against the majority of its foreign currency counterparts following the release of economic reports indicating that the U.S. Trade Deficit narrowed, though the contraction was less than predicted. According to official news, the deficit shrank by ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 6, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:05 | 06/05/14
The U.S. Dollar depreciated against several majors, including those considered to be harbor currencies, as turmoil in the Ukraine escalated over the weekend, suggesting that the possibility of a civil war could become a reality. While Ukrainian forces attempted to ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 5, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 05/05/14
The U.S. Dollar surged on Friday subsequent to what many market traders called a stellar Non-Farm Payrolls report, as the release denoted that 288,000 new payrolls were created. However, not all of the releases were positive. Despite a drop in ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 2, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:55 | 02/05/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its foreign exchange counterparts following less than stellar economic releases which showed that the world’s largest economy only expanded at a yearly rate of 0.1 percent during the initial quarter of the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 1, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:25 | 01/05/14
The U.S. Dollar traded lower against the Euro and the Sterling but inched higher against the Yen, while traders navigated the market with caution in preparation for the release of key U.S. economic fundamentals, inflation reports out of the Euro ...