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 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 30, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:50 | 30/04/14
The U.S. Dollar slipped against several of the major Forex currencies, but gained versus the Yen after Monday’s releases pointed to an increase in U.S. Pending Homes Sales for March. However, the positive metrics failed to boost appeal for the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 29, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 29/04/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against several Forex counterparts as market traders await important releases on U.S. employment and economic growth, as well as clues on the future of monetary policy. The greenback remained under pressure as news of mergers and ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 28, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 28/04/14
The U.S. Dollar dipped against the Yen and the Swiss Franc, two monetary units that traders often seek during times of turmoil. And with the U.S. suggesting that Russia is at fault for elevating tensions in the Eastern region of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 25, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 25/04/14
The U.S. Dollar depreciated against several Forex majors on Thursday while the markets awaited key economic fundamentals out of the U.S. that may offer further clues on the Federal Reserve’s intentions for its next policy meeting. Meanwhile, market traders were ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 24, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 24/04/14
The U.S. Dollar traded at a four-day low versus the Yen and weakened against a number of its trading counterparts as buoyant economic news out of the Euro region bolstered risk appetite throughout the markets. The greenback traded mixed following ...