Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - November 4, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:45 | 04/11/14
Following Friday's stellar economic releases out of the U.S., the greenback extended gains against the majority of its peers. It reached a four-year high against a number of them, and traded at a seven-year high versus the Yen. Data showing ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - November 3, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:37 | 03/11/14
The U.S. Dollar advanced on Friday as the market speculators were handed a shocking decision by the Bank of Japan, thereby pushing the Yen towards the lowest rate in more than six years. The greenback was also supported by solid ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 31, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:33 | 31/10/14
The U.S. Dollar rallied the most in close to one month after the Federal Reserve concluded its two-day meeting by announcing that it is putting an end to the monthly asset purchasing program known as quantitative easing. The FOMC stated ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 30, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:53 | 30/10/14
The U.S. Dollar traded steady against most of its Forex counterparts as the markets anxiously awaited Fed leader Janet Yellen's policy statement. Many investors were happy to stay on the sidelines as the central bank wrapped up its two-day policy ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 29, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:44 | 29/10/14
The U.S. Dollar traded up and down but then dropped on Monday as the markets prepared for the start of the Federal Reserve's meeting; and it rose on Tuesday even though reports issued the previous day were rather disappointing. The ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 28, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:32 | 28/10/14
The U.S. Dollar traded to the downside against a number of Forex exchange majors on Monday as traders awaited the results of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting. Investors are seeking updates on the conclusion of the monthly bond purchasing program ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 27, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:35 | 27/10/14
The U.S. Dollar erased losses towards the end of last week on reports indicating a 0.2 percent increase in New Home Sales. The release showed that sales rose to a six-year high, thereby meeting previous forecasts. It also confirmed that ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 24, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:58 | 24/10/14
The U.S. Dollar continued to trade strongly against a few of its Forex counterparts as data provided evidence that the economy is improving. Given the recent string of fundamentals, analysts believe that the greenback may reach higher levels than it ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 23, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:56 | 23/10/14
The U.S. Dollar traded higher against most of the Forex majors, while market traders anxiously awaited the publication of U.S. CPI and Core CPI data. Analysts predicted that a negative report would impact the greenback. Despite the fact that the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 22, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:41 | 22/10/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against several of the majors following economic announcements out of China, which surpassed estimates, yet still showed that the nation's economy grew at the slowest rate in five years. These reports, together with less than stellar ...