Analysis

Dollar recovers from two-week lows as markets pare dovish Fed bets

Forex2 hours ago (Feb 26, 2020 04:17AM ET) (C) Reuters. A man counts U.S. dollars in Tehran By Saikat Chatterjee LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar recovered from a two-week low on Wednesday as investors reduced expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will signal more policy easing as a deadly virus …

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Forex – Dollar Pauses after Three Day Tumble Amid Pandemic Fears

Forex3 hours ago (Feb 26, 2020 03:34AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Noreen Burke Investing.com – The U.S. dollar steadied on Wednesday after three days of declines but stayed on the defensive amid expectations that the Federal Reserve could cut interest rates in the coming months to support the economy as …

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Forex – Dollar Inches Up; CDC Warns of Potential Coronavirus Outbreak in U.S.

Forex6 hours ago (Feb 26, 2020 12:57AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Alex Ho Investing.com – The U.S. dollar inched up on Wednesday in Asia, but the gains were capped as Federal health authorities warned that they expect a wider spread of the coronavirus in the state. Nancy Messonnier, director of …

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U.S. dollar falls as expectations of a Fed rate cut rise

Economy15 hours ago (Feb 25, 2020 03:21PM ET) By Kate Duguid NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar index weakened on Tuesday as expectations grew that the Federal Reserve would cut interest rates this year to relieve pressure on the economy caused by China’s coronavirus outbreak. The dollar rose last …

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Forex – Dollar Gains on Virus Worries; Sterling Shows Strength

Forex3 hours ago (Feb 18, 2020 03:07AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Peter Nurse Investing.com – The return of risk aversion to the financial markets Tuesday has prompted more gains for the U.S. dollar, amid concerns about the extent of the damage caused by the coronavirus in China, but sterling is …

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Dollar Strength Is Masking Yen’s Enduring Value as a Haven

Forex6 hours ago (Feb 18, 2020 12:25AM ET) (Bloomberg) — Don’t write off the yen as a haven. It’s true that Japan’s currency has failed to break out of a relatively narrow range against the dollar in recent years — despite a trade war, tensions in the Middle East and …

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Forex – Australian Dollar Fall Following Release of RBA Minutes; Yuan Falls

Forex7 hours ago (Feb 17, 2020 11:48PM ET) (C) Reuters. By Alex Ho Investing.com – The Australian dollar traded lower against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday in Asia after the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) flagged concerns about the coronavirus. In the minutes of the RBA’s last monetary meeting, the …

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Euro edges lower on economic pessimism, Aussie hit by rate outlook

Forex9 hours ago (Feb 17, 2020 09:43PM ET) By Stanley White TOKYO (Reuters) – The euro fell toward a three-year low versus the dollar ahead of a highly watched German survey on Tuesday, which is expected to show a sharp slump in investor confidence and fuel growing pessimism about the …

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Forex – Dollar Mixed as Chinese Stimulus Papers Over Economic Ills

Forex41 minutes ago (Feb 17, 2020 03:45AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Geoffrey Smith Investing.com — The dollar was mixed against developed-market peers in early trading on Monday after hitting a new four-month high in overnight trading. The greenback was also a touch weaker against the Chinese yuan after the People’s …

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Forex – Japanese Yen Slips on GDP Data; Chinese Yuan Rises

Forex4 hours ago (Feb 17, 2020 12:14AM ET) (C) Reuters. By Alex Ho Investing.com – The yen traded slightly lower on Monday in Asia after Japan reported a much deeper economic contraction than expected. The USD/JPY pair inched up 0.1% 109.81 after the Cabinet Office reported today that Japan’s GDP …

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