tag archive - ‘aud/usd’

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 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 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 8, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 14:55 | 08/01/14
  The U.S. Dollar traded mixed, erasing losses against the Yen but dropping against risk currencies like the Euro and the British Pound. In the U.S., Janet Yellen was recently confirmed as the first woman to ever become the chairperson of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 6, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:10 | 06/01/14
The U.S. Dollar sustained the biggest weekly advance since November against the Euro following a speech by the Federal Reserve’s Chairman, Ben Bernanke. His statement suggested that the challenges the U.S. economy previously faced may be dwindling away. He indicated ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 3, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:45 | 03/01/14
The U.S. Dollar inched higher against most of its forex counterparts as market traders awaited the release of first-tier U.S. economic reports on Thursday. Previously released positive data showing a major surge in Consumer Confidence bolstered the greenback. Tuesday’s releases ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - January 1, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:35 | 01/01/14
The U.S. Dollar declined against the majority of its peers following the release of lackluster housing data, but it rebounded and traded mixed on Tuesday. Optimism in the market remained high, despite news out of the U.S., which denoted that ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - December 27, 2013

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:15 | 27/12/13
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed against the majority of its forex counterparts, and it remained at a five-year high against the Yen. A light economic calendar, together with the market’s closure due to the Christmas Holiday kept the greenback from ...