Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 23, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 23/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar traded mixed, though demand for the greenback remained high as market traders anticipate that the Federal Reserve could make further cuts to monthly bond purchases during its next meeting. Traders remain cautious as bank officials expressed concerns ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 22, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:05 | 22/01/14
  Following a day of thin trading, the U.S. Dollar climbed the most against the Yen and rallied versus the majority of its Forex peers as investors increased speculation that the Federal Reserve may decide to scale back on the monthly ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 21, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:25 | 21/01/14
  Despite light trading due to the U.S. markets being closed in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr., the U.S. Dollar continued to trade higher than most of the majors. The European market seemed to follow the Asian Equities market as ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 20, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:25 | 20/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar rallied on Friday following the release of mixed macroeconomic fundamentals. Investors shrugged off the less than stellar metrics and clung to the expectation that the Federal Reserve will announce further cuts to stimulus next month. According to ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 17, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:45 | 17/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar gained against several of the majors as investors speculated whether the U.S. Jobs reports would show an increase in hiring. Metrics issued on Wednesday revealed that New York State Manufacturing rose at the quickest pace since 2012 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 16, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:35 | 16/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar strengthened and continued to trend to the upside after Tuesday’s economic releases indicated that consumer spending went up in December, denoting optimism for the country’s economic recovery. The official numbers revealed that Retail Sales went up by ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 15, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:10 | 15/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar inched up against the majors, as investors awaited the publication of Retail Sales reports in order to gauge whether the Federal Reserve may consider further stimulus tapering. According to the Commerce Department, U.S. Retail Sales surged 0.2 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 14, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:55 | 14/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar depreciated to a three-week low against the Yen, and slipped against most majors after Friday’s lackluster Employment numbers increased uncertainty over the timing of future monetary easing reductions by the Federal Reserve. Market traders will keep track ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 13, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 13/01/14
    The U.S. Dollar fell by the most in three months against the Yen, and slumped versus most of the majors following the publication of 1st tier employment macroeconomics which showed that U.S. employers added fewer payrolls than forecast in the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 10, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:45 | 10/01/14
The U.S. Dollar remained strong against most of its forex counterparts on signs that the employment sector is recovering, a factor that may prompt the Federal Reserve to consider ending the stimulus program in 2014. And while the Federal Reserve ...