Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 26, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:55 | 26/04/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its peers as risk appetite improved in the market following Labor Department releases which showed that the number of individuals applying for Unemployment Benefits declined by 16,000 to a seasonally adjusted 339,000 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 25, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:51 | 25/04/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed but fell against the Yen following the release of weak Commerce Department metrics which showed that Orders for Durable Goods dropped more than predicted. According to the figures, they fell by the most in over ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 24, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:31 | 24/04/13
The U.S. Dollar plunged and rebounded seconds later after it became obvious that someone hacked into the twitter account of the Associated Press, issued a false report indicating that there was an explosion at the White House and mentioned that ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 23, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:46 | 23/04/13
The U.S. Dollar retreated against the Yen and traded mixed against the majority of its most traded peers after economic reports showed an unexpected decline in U.S. Existing Home Sales. According to the National Association of Realtors, the sale of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 22, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:35 | 22/04/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed against most of the majors at the end of last week, after global equities fell by more than $1 trillion, and as the group of 20 finance ministers and central bankers met in Washington, D.C. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 19, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:41 | 19/04/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its peers after the Federal Reserve’s gauge for Manufacturing in the region of Philadelphia posted somewhat short of expectations and showed that the sector’s expansion was less than predicted. This fueled speculation ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 18, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:45 | 18/04/13
The U.S. Dollar rallied against the majority of its peers as risk appetite ebbed in the market. With the equities markets taking a hit yesterday and investors worrying about the global growth outlook, the greenback appeared to have benefitted from ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 17, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 17/04/13
The U.S. Dollar weakened against the majority of its peers as risk appetite increased in the market following a recovery in U.S. stocks and gold prices. These two factors helped reduce demand for safe havens. Data out of the U.S. ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 16, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:20 | 16/04/13
Demand for safe havens remained high at the start of the week as investors continued to worry over the global growth outlook. This benefitted the U.S. Dollar and caused it to advance against most of the majors; however, its gains ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 15, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:25 | 15/04/13
The U.S. Dollar climbed against most of its trading peers at the end of last week as disappointing U.S. economic data reinforced the possibility the Federal Reserve will continue with the current asset-purchasing program, at least until the employment sector ...