Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 27, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:15 | 27/05/14
Both the U.K. and U.S. markets were closed on Monday due to Memorial Day; nevertheless, the greenback was supported by solid data released on Friday. Reports issued by the Commerce Department showed that New Homes Sales went up by 6.4 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 26, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:55 | 26/05/14
The U.S. Dollar advanced against most of the majors as positive metrics issued by the Commerce Department reinforced the belief that the world’s biggest economy is expanding, especially as the real estate sector is showing signs of progress. The greenback ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 23, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 23/05/14
The U.S. Dollar rebounded on Thursday versus the Yen and advanced against many of the majors when it was bolstered by positive economic releases out of China indicating that the preliminary Chinese HSBC Manufacturing Index climbed to 49.7, touching the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 22, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:20 | 22/05/14
The U.S. Dollar traded at the lowest rate in over three months against the Yen as the Bank of Japan signaled that it will not change stimulus for now; and it remained to the downside against the Euro as the ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 21, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 21/05/14
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed, rallying against several majors and falling against others. The greenback touched the lowest rate in more than three months against the Yen on speculation that the Bank of Japan may decide to maintain the status ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 20, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:05 | 20/05/14
The U.S. Dollar traded at over a 3 month low against the Yen as tensions escalated in the Ukraine over the weekend, when government forces and insurgents engaged in violent exchanges, leaving several people dead. Appetite turned risk adverse in ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 19, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 06:49 | 19/05/14
The U.S. Dollar declined against several majors subsequent to the announcement of U.S. economic reports which indicated that while housing starts surged 13.2 percent in April, consumer confidence did not fare as well as expected and posted a major drop ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 16, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 16/05/14
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed, first falling versus several majors and then later regaining its footing against the Euro. Markets traders treaded with caution as they awaited key economic fundamentals out of the U.S. in order to obtain further clues ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 15, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 15/05/14
The U.S. Dollar traded to the downside against a number of Forex currencies, but analysts predict it is due for a rebound, especially as the Dollar Index is already recovering. The greenback remained under pressure due to a deceleration in ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - May 14, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:20 | 14/05/14
The U.S. Dollar advanced against several Forex majors on signs that the domestic economy is growing, and as analysts anticipated that U.S. Retail Sales would show an increase for the third month in a row. Furthermore, Westpac Banking Corporation stated ...