tag archive - ‘USD/JPY’

Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 4, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:00 | 04/04/14
  The U.S. Dollar climbed against the majority of its Forex counterparts and reached a ten-week high versus the Yen as the markets await the Non-Farm Payroll reports in order to assess whether the Federal Reserve will increase the interest rate ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 3, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:25 | 03/04/14
The U.S. Dollar extended gains against the Yen as investors awaited reports on U.S. Employment and Factory Output. The greenback has been fragile ever since chairperson of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, suggested that the next line-up of economic reports ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - April 1, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:10 | 01/04/14
The U.S. Dollar slipped against a number of Forex majors but gained against the Yen as risk aversion ebbed on prospects that the Chinese government is prepared to take necessary steps in order to bolster its economy. Investors are looking ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 27, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 10:15 | 27/03/14
The U.S. Dollar traded higher against a number of its peers following a day of mixed economic announcements. It climbed against the Euro as demand for the 18-nation currency ebbed in the market following comments by President of the European ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 25, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:20 | 25/03/14
The U.S. Dollar inched higher versus the Yen and the Swiss Franc, two monetary units usually sought during times of turmoil or uncertainty, as traders boosted speculation that the Federal Reserve could begin winding down the stimulus program earlier than ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 24, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:45 | 24/03/14
The U.S. Dollar weakened against its most traded counterparts as market investors sought risk assets, while trading with caution in light of ongoing tensions between Russia and the Ukraine. Fitch Ratings boosted the outlook for the U.S. economy and left ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 21, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 08:45 | 21/03/14
The U.S. Dollar rose for the second consecutive day versus the Euro, and advanced against the remainder of its Forex peers when the Federal Reserve suggested that it may consider increasing the interest rate by the middle of 2015. In ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 20, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:25 | 20/03/14
The U.S. Dollar rallied against several of its peers as the markets awaited the outcome of the Federal Reserve’s two-day meeting. Investors speculated that the Federal Reserve would continue to trim the asset purchasing program by another $10 billion per ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 18, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 07:35 | 18/03/14
The U.S. Dollar traded mixed versus the majority of its counterparts but has gained against some of the majors while risk aversion continues to dominate sentiment. Elections held on Sunday in the region of Crimea showed that more than 96 ...
Sophie J. Fletcher

iFOREX Daily - March 14, 2014

Sophie J. Fletcher | 09:30 | 14/03/14
The U.S. Dollar traded lower against safe haven currencies and several majors after China disappointed investors by reporting that Retail Sales were lower than anticipated, posting a mere hike of 11.8 percent in the initial two months of the year, ...