Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 10, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:55 | 10/03/14
The U.S. Dollar advanced against most of the Forex majors and retreated from a two-and-a-half-year low against the Euro as the Labor Department reported that the number of new jobs created stood at 175,000, surpassing forecasts for a reading of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 7, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:40 | 07/03/14
  The U.S. Dollar rate remained unchanged against several majors as investors opted for remaining on the sidelines ahead of the European Central Bank’s meeting and U.S. Non-Farm Payroll reports due out today. However, the greenback gained against the Yen. The ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 6, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:55 | 06/03/14
The U.S. Dollar rallied against the Yen and several of its most traded peers as tensions between the Ukraine and Russia eased. Speculators are now awaiting key reports out of the world’s biggest economy. Risk appetite went up as the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 5, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:05 | 05/03/14
The U.S. Dollar advanced after Monday’s economic releases revealed that the Manufacturing Index gained more than anticipated in February, while Personal Consumption rose in January, signaling that the economy may be back on the right track. The Institute for Supply ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 4, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:55 | 04/03/14
The U.S. Dollar slumped against the Yen and the Swiss Franc as fears over a possible war between Russia and the Ukraine prompted a sell-off of risk assets and greater demand for safety. The crisis escalated over the weekend as ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 3, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:30 | 03/03/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against most of the majors and slumped to a one-year low against safe havens like the Swiss Franc. The markets grew concerned as Gross Domestic Product was revised to a yearly 2.4 percent after the Commerce ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 28, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:44 | 28/02/14
  The U.S. Dollar advanced against most of its peers on news that 150,000 Russian troops were ordered to begin exercises close to the Ukrainian border. Sentiment in the Forex market shifted towards risk aversion as Russia ordered the fighter jets ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 27, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:00 | 27/02/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened and headed for the biggest monthly slump in almost five months against the majority of its counterparts as money market investors are uncertain about the future of the U.S. economy and wonder what the Federal Reserve ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 26, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:00 | 26/02/14
The U.S. Dollar traded lower against a number of majors on Tuesday, as market traders awaited the release of economic announcements in order to gain insight into the health of the U.S. economy. Traders remained guarded as recent releases were ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 25, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:25 | 25/02/14
The U.S. Dollar dipped against the Yen and traded steady against the Euro, however, on Monday morning the greenback rebounded against the Japanese currency while the Euro slipped due to the possibility that the European Central Bank could implement new ...