Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 18, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:10 | 18/02/14
The U.S. Dollar continued to trade to the downside against most of its peers following the publication of Friday’s economic reports, which showed partial evidence that the U.S. economy could be slowing down, though some economists have attributed the recent ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 17, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:09 | 17/02/14
The U.S. Dollar continued to spiral to the downside and traded lower than predicted as less than positive U.S. economic reports confirmed that severe weather conditions the U.S. has been experiencing since December have had a major impact on the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 14, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:30 | 14/02/14
Harsh Weather Impacts U.S. Economy The U.S. Dollar depreciated the most in three weeks against the Euro and dipped versus several of the majors before the U.S. released data on Retail Sales. Most economists predicted that the report would denote a ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 13, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:40 | 13/02/14
The U.S. Dollar fell against several of the majors as risk appetite improved subsequent to the first day of testimony by the Federal Reserve’s Chairwoman, Janet Yellen, during which she spoke to lawmakers in a positive tone about the U.S. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 12, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:00 | 12/02/14
The U.S. Dollar depreciated for the fifth consecutive day against the Euro as the markets awaited testimony from the new Chairperson of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen. Investors shied away from the greenback, which benefitted other majors, as Mrs. Yellen ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 11, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 11/02/14
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed, but weakened against several majors subsequent to the release of less than stellar Non-Farm Payroll reports of Friday. The greenback traded steadily versus the Euro as Foreign Exchange speculators navigated the market cautiously in anticipation ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 10, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:25 | 10/02/14
On Friday, the U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its Forex counterparts following the publication of Non-Farm Payroll reports. Analysts say that on the surface, they appeared to denote that the U.S. economy is cooling off, but after digesting ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 7, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:55 | 07/02/14
The U.S. Dollar hovered close to the same levels at which it traded on Wednesday versus the Yen, but it rose against the Euro and the British Pound as investors awaited the central banks from the E.U. and the U.K. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 6, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:15 | 06/02/14
The U.S. Dollar slumped against the majority of its peers and plunged to an 11-week low against the Yen following disappointing economic reports which showed that employers in the Private Sector added fewer workers than predicted in January, raising concerns ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - February 5, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:30 | 05/02/14
  Following a day of disappointing releases which confirmed a slowdown for the U.S. Manufacturing sector, the Dollar rebounded against several of its trading counterparts. The greenback also benefitted from a decline in risk aversion brought on as emerging markets currencies ...