Tag archive for ‘dollar’
By gossewestra On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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US Dollar Up, Gold Down as Trump Backtracks on Russia and Syria

Meanwhile, the March FOMC minutes have rekindled speculation in the possibility for four rate hikes this year.  More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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US Dollar Down, Gold Up as Trump Warns Russia and Syria

The news wire is proving the most potent source of event risk, overshadowing the upcoming March US CPI report and the March FOMC minutes.  More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Strong U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI) to Curb EUR/USD Rebound

Updates to the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI) may heighten the appeal of the dollar as both the headline and core rate of inflation are expected to exceed 2% in March.  More...

By gossewestra On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Practicalities and Probabilities of Reversals: CAD, Dollar and S&P 500

The most probable and ‘tradable’ market types in descending order run from trend and major reversal. While range trading lends to actionable signals, most traders pine after reversals  More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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US Dollar Shrugs Off Trade War Headlines – For Now

For now, weakness in US equity market futures helping keep the US Dollar afloat; historically, trade tensions have led to USD weakness.  More...

By gossewestra On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Dismal ISM Manufacturing Survey to Curb EUR/USD Losses

A marked downtick in the ISM Manufacturing survey may generate near-term headwinds for the U.S. dollar as it dampens the outlook for growth and inflation.  More...

By gossewestra On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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Wilting Australian Dollar Still Can’t Hope For Much RBA Support

The Australian Dollar may get some respite if trade-war fears between the US and China ebb meaningfully. But it will still have its share of home grown problems even if they do.  More...

By gossewestra On Thursday, March 29th, 2018
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Gold and Crude Oil Prices at Risk if US PCE Drives Dollar Higher

Gold and crude oil prices may suffer deeper losses if PCE inflation data stokes bets on a steeper Fed rate hike path, boosting the US Dollar.  More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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US Dollar Grasps on to Gains as Pressure Continues to Build in the S&P

With just a couple of trading days to go until the end of Q1, the US Dollar is threatening a deeper topside move as pressure in the US equity space continues to show.  More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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US Dollar Ebbs and Flows – Watch Gold and the 10-year Yield

US Dollar gains have gone hand-in-hand with US equity market weakness, and now, the US Treasury 10-year yield has broken recent support.  More...