tag archive - ‘USD’

Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 25, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:35 | 25/10/12
The U.S. Dollar retained its strength against the majority of its peers as the Federal Reserve announced that it would leave the current monetary stimulus program unchanged while pledging to maintain interest rates at practically zero until the middle of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 24, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:15 | 24/10/12
Due to the lack of economic releases out of the U.S., Europe and Asia, major currencies responded to changes in the equities markets. The U.S. Dollar climbed against the majority of its peers as risk appetite declined after a number ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 23, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:15 | 23/10/12
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed throughout the day as a number of factors contributed to its fluctuations. One catalyst for its decline was the fact that Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s political party, known as the People’s Party, obtained a ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 22, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:00 | 22/10/12
The U.S. Dollar advanced against the Euro and the Yen on Friday after disappointing real estate and corporate earnings data out of the U.S. combined with uncertainty over Greece and Spain increased demand for refuge. According to the National Association ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 19, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:10 | 19/10/12
The U.S. Dollar traded high against the majority of its peers following the release of mixed economic data. The greenback also benefitted from a hike in risk aversion as investors look out for any signs that Spain will request a ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 18, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 18/10/12
The U.S. Dollar declined against its major peers on speculation that Spain is getting closer to requesting a bailout, and therefore unlocking the European Central Bank’s plan to purchase bonds. Sentiment was also lifted by strong economic data out of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 17, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:20 | 17/10/12
The U.S. Dollar weakened as new reports showing an increase in Industrial Production raised demand for high-risk assets. According to the data, Industrial Production advanced by 0.4 percent and Manufacturing Production rose by 0.2 percent. CPI came out ahead of ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 16, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:50 | 16/10/12
The U.S. Dollar rose slightly above the majority of its counterparts following the release of better than expected Retails Sales data. According to the Commerce Department, Core Retail Sales climbed 1.1 percent last month, which was an indication that household ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 15, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:30 | 15/10/12
The U.S. Dollar traded low against the Euro at the end of last week while it gained against other majors. Optimism over the possibility that Spain may soon request a full bailout dampened demand for safety. On the data front, ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - October 12, 2012

Sophie J. Fletcher | 05:30 | 12/10/12
The U.S. Dollar declined against most of its peers on speculation the Euro region’s debt crisis will ease up. It remained weak as demand for risk increased after U.S. reports showed that unemployment claims dropped. According to the official figures, ...
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