Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 17, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:07 | 17/08/15
The dollar moved higher on Friday after the release of positive U.S. data on producer prices and industrial output, however, it still ended the week lower against most major currencies due to uncertainty over the health of the Chinese economy. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 14, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:38 | 14/08/15
 A rise in retail sales combined with unemployment claims at record lows increased confidence about the health of the U.S. economic recovery providing some strong support on the dollar as the probability of a September rate hike rose. The U.S. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 13, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:09 | 13/08/15
The dollar fell by more than 1% to one-month lows against other major currencies on Wednesday, as markets are still shocked by the latest move from China to devaluate it's currency. The yuan dropped to a four-year low against ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 12, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:03 | 12/08/15
The dollar fell against most major currencies on Tuesday, after data showed that U.S. unit labor costs rose more than expected in the second quarter, while non-farm productivity came in below forecasts. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported on ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 11, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:53 | 11/08/15
  The dollar continues to drop lower against other major currencies on Monday, in a day free of any major U.S. data, as investors lock in profits following the dollar's recent rise and as comments by Federal Reserve vice chairman Stanley ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 10, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 10/08/15
The dollar fell against most major currencies on Friday as investors locked in profits following the dollar's recent rise, even though U.S. employment data for July were considered solid. The Labor Department reported that the U.S. economy added 215,000 jobs ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 7, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 07/08/15
  The dollar showed little change against most major currencies on Thursday, despite data that showed U.S. jobless claims rose less than expected last week, remaining near the lowest levels since November 1973, while investors are now shifting their focus to ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 6, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:32 | 06/08/15
The dollar was mixed against other major currencies on Wednesday, due to a mixed bag of macroeconomic data announced throughout the day. The dollar was supported by data showing that in July, service sector activity in the U.S. expanded at ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 5, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:33 | 05/08/15
The dollar continues to gain against most major currencies on Tuesday after data showing that U.S. factory orders rose in line with forecasts for June, while investors now shift their attention towards Friday's U.S. jobs report for July. The dollar ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 3, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:34 | 03/08/15
The dollar fell against most major currencies on Friday after data pointing to weak U.S. wage growth decreased expectations for a rate hike in the coming months. The Department of Labor reported that the U.S employment cost index, ...