Feb

14

Daily Market Insight

Dollar Rallies on CPI; Retails Sales is the Fly in the Ointment

We have been talking about it for nearly two weeks and inflation day has finally arrived.

Feb

13

Daily Market Insight

Yen Rallies as Japanese Stocks Fall; Dollar Steadies

The U.S. dollar lost during yesterday’s trading session as a strong rebound in American equities led to a decrease in demand for the greenback.

Feb

12

Daily Market Insight

Markets Calm Ahead of Busy Week

After a wild week in markets, the U.S. dollar opens today in muted ranges. That is due to change.

Feb

09

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Thrives as Budget Passes, Bad News Elsewhere

The U.S. Dollar is closing its second straight week of gains with a surge of 1.0% overall according to the Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index.

Feb

08

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Keeps Strength, Except Against GBP

The U.S. Dollar is steadier, holding on to most of its gains from the last two days of tumultuous trading.

Feb

07

Daily Market Insight

Dollar Ticks Higher; Equities Continue to Swing

The U.S. dollar has experienced heightened volatility this week but the moves have been relatively small compared to the whiplash seen in global equity markets.

Feb

06

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar on Full Recovery Mode as Equities Dwindle 

The U.S. Dollar is thriving in the midst of what seems to be one of the biggest stock market routs in history.

Feb

05

Daily Market Insight

Dollar Takes a Break After Friday's Rally

The U.S. dollar rallied on Friday to avoid an eighth consecutive week of losses.

Feb

02

Daily Market Insight

Dollar Rallies on Jobs Report

After falling across the board yesterday, the dollar recouped some of its losses overnight ahead of this morning’s all important jobs report.

Feb

01

Daily Market Insight

Dollar Falls Despite Fed's Hawkish Slant

After showing some signs of life yesterday, the U.S. dollar is again trading on its back foot.

Jan

31

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Stays Down Regardless of Good Payroll Data

The U.S. Dollar remains on a downward spiral, falling along with stock indexes and losing ground across the board.

Jan

30

Daily Market Insight

GDP Growth Boosts Euro; Terrible January for U.S. Dollar

The U.S. Dollar is trading in weaker ranges, returning to its negative trend as seen thus far this year.

Jan

29

Daily Market Insight

Dollar Rebounds Modestly After Terrible Run

After getting crushed most of last week, the U.S. dollar found some modest support overnight. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index fell for the seventh consecutive week last week, its worst run since 2010.

Jan

26

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Survives After Weak GDP Figures

The U.S. Dollar traded in terrible ranges the last few days, making this the seventh consecutive week of losses, which represents then worst losing streak since 2010.

Jan

25

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Dragged Down Further with Davos Comments

The U.S. Dollar weakened all day yesterday and continues to lose ground today after news from the Davos Economic Forum that U.S. officials are encouraging the greenback’s misfortunes.

Jan

24

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Down, Weak Against all Counterparts

The U.S. Dollar is down all across the board, losing ground in the face of political gridlock and doubts over the new trade tariffs proposed by the administration.

Jan

23

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Woes Continue after Partial Govt. Shutdown

The U.S. Dollar is trading in choppy ranges, mostly down against the Japanese Yen and relatively stronger against the Mexican Peso.

Jan

22

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Fragile as Shutdown Overshadows Economic Gains

The U.S. Dollar weakened up with news of a government shutdown characterizing the weekend.

Jan

19

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Near Worst Level in Three Years Across the Board

The U.S. Dollar is closing its sixth straight week of losses, staying around is weakest level in months and years against most counterparts.

Jan

18

Daily Market Insight

Brexit Progress Lifts GBP to New Highs; U.S. Dollar Down

The U.S. Dollar retreated overnight, continuing its decline from Wednesday based on general optimism over growth and monetary tightening in other regions.

Jan

17

Daily Market Insight

Bank of Canada Expected to Tighten, U.S. Dollar Recovering

The U.S. Dollar recovered further ground overnight, gaining enough just to cover some losses experienced thus far this year.

Jan

16

Daily Market Insight

U.S. Dollar Lifted by Bad News Out of Europe

The U.S. Dollar recouped some of its losses over the weekend after losing ground through all of last week.

Jan

12

Daily Market Insight

Economic Data Solid, Yet U.S. Down Big Time Against Euro

The U.S. Dollar is trading in mostly negative ranges, losing ground overnight as traders favored the European Central Bank’s news of plans for better communication and positive political developments in Germany.

Jan

11

Daily Market Insight

NAFTA Could Be In Trouble; Euro Rises On ECB Positivity

The U.S. Dollar is trading in mixed ranges as the Euro was the primary counterpart to rise against it while other majors hit the brakes in their appreciation.