Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 26, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:50 | 26/03/15
The dollar remained weak against most major currencies on Wednesday, after data showed that U.S. durable goods orders fell unexpectedly in February, fuelling fresh uncertainty over the strength of the economy. The U.S. Commerce Department said that total durable goods ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 25, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:19 | 25/03/15
The dollar turned broadly higher against the euro and a basket of other major currencies on Tuesday, after upbeat U.S. consumer price inflation and new home sales data fuelled fresh optimism over the strength of the economy. The uptick in ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 24, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:07 | 24/03/15
The U.S. dollar extended its recent drop against the euro on Monday, however, comments from Federal Reserve vice chairman Stanley Fischer and leaders in Europe discussing the Greek financial crisis had little impact on currency prices in afternoon trading. In ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 23, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:54 | 23/03/15
The dollar was sharply lower against the other major currencies on Friday, capping its worst weekly performance against the euro in three years, and posting the largest weekly decline against the yen and the Swiss franc in two months, amid ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 20, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:51 | 20/03/15
The U.S. dollar rebounded against the euro on Thursday, one day after experiencing its largest one-day drop in more than six years, amid indications from the Federal Reserve that it could raise interest rates by June. But on Thursday night ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 19, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:53 | 19/03/15
On Wednesday the Federal Reserve removed the word "patient" from its language as expected, however, it downgraded the expected pace of growth and inflation indicating weakness in the economy. Stock markets together with commodities rallied after the Fed statement while ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 18, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:04 | 18/03/15
The dollar remained lower against most currencies yesterday, as investors remain on the sidelines awaiting for the FOMC statement, while weak housing data from the U.S added concerns regarding the country's economy. A report by the U.S. Commerce Department said ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 17, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:05 | 17/03/15
The dollar moved lower against most major currencies on Monday, as investors continued to lock in profits from the recent rise to 12 year and after disappointing U.S. data reduced optimism over the strength of the economy. Official data showed ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 16, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:02 | 16/03/15
The U.S. dollar reached to fresh 12-year highs against the euro on Friday as the diverging monetary policies between the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank push the single currency even lower. The rise in the dollar was limited ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 13, 2015

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:12 | 13/03/15
The dollar weakened on Thursday and remained lower against a basket of other major currencies, after data showed that U.S. retail sales dropped unexpectedly last month. The Commerce Department reported that retail sales fell 0.6% in February, the third consecutive ...