Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 5, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:50 | 05/08/13
The U.S. Dollar declined against the majority of its peers on Friday after the jobs report showed that employers only added 162,000 payrolls in July, while the figures for June were revised down to 188,000. Despite the lackluster numbers, the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 2, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:40 | 02/08/13
The U.S. Dollar traded higher against most of the majors after economic reports showed that the number of persons who filed for Unemployment Benefits in the week that concluded on July 26, dropped by 19,000, posting at a seasonally adjusted ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - August 1, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 05:50 | 01/08/13
The U.S. Dollar rallied against the majority of the majors and erased losses versus the Yen and the Euro after economic releases confirmed that companies in the U.S. increased payrolls in July by the most in 2013, and the economy ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 31, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:00 | 31/07/13
The U.S. Dollar gained against the majority of its peers as market investors await the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting. Investors continued to speculate on whether the central bank will begin scaling back on stimulus rather than ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 30, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:40 | 30/07/13
Investors are preparing to focus on central banks and their decisions regarding monetary policy over the days to come. The Federal Reserve Open Market Committee begins its two-day summit today, while the European Central Bank and the Bank of England ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 29, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:15 | 29/07/13
The U.S. Dollar slumped against the majority of its forex counterparts on speculation a recent flurry of soft economic reports will not suffice to convince the Federal Reserve to begin cutting back on stimulus. The greenback weakened ever since the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 26, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:10 | 26/07/13
The U.S. Dollar traded remarkably low against several major currencies after disappointing reports showed that more individuals filed for Unemployment Claims during the week which ended on July 20th. According to the Labor Department, Jobless Claims increased by 7,000 to ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 25, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:56 | 25/07/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed and rallied later in the session following solid economic reports which showed that New Homes Sales surged to five-year highs last month. According to the Commerce Department, sales of new homes in the U.S. rose ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 24, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:50 | 24/07/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against most of the majors as volatility in the foreign currency exchange dipped to a 10-week low on speculation the Federal Reserve may not increase the cost of borrowing money when it decides to scale back ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - July 23, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:36 | 23/07/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened further after economic data revealed that Existing Home Sales fell in June, though they remained very close to three-year highs. According to the National Association of Realtors, sales of Existing Homes declined 1.2 percent to a ...