Tag Archives: Dollar index

World Markets Today: Rising Dollar Puts Pressure on Stocks

17 October 2017 (8:26 AM IST) 16 October 2017 (10:56 PM EDT) We had discussed yesterday, that the Dollar index had rising again and it could affect smaller markets. Today, Asia markets are trading mixed on currency market’s trading pattern … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Dollar Down on Lower Data, Stock Futures High

13 October 2017 (8:57 AM EDT) U.S. stock futures jumped and the Dollar index slumped around half an hour ago, when various economic reports came slightly lower than expectations. The problem is, all those numbers are good compared to previous … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Volatile after Disappointing Jobs Reports

2 June 2017 (8:52 AM EDT) U.S. stock futures trimmed some of their earlier gains after monthly employment reports missed targets. Although the Unemployment Rate came down a notch; Nonfarm Payrolls missed estimates in May. The Dollar index fell steeply … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Enthusiastic on Bad Economic Reports

16 May 2017 (9:16 AM EDT) U.S. stock futures have turned enthusiastic today after many disappointing economic reports . The Dollar index is tumbling and commodities are rallying; all adding to the shine of stocks. Markets are hoping that this … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Choppy, Range Bound on Jobs Data

7 April 2017 (9:15 AM EDT) If you ever needed proof that stock markets are full of moronic, fat-fingered speculators than today’s trading pattern in the Dollar index, European markets and U.S. stock futures will provide that proof. Around an … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Choppy, Range Bound Start of the Week

13 March 2017 (9:22 AM IST) 12 March 2017 (11:52 PM EDT) This week, global financial markets will witness 4 big central bank meetings; one of Wednesday and 3 on Thursday. Obviously, from currency to bond markets will be highly … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Choppy, Big Markets Under Pressure

24 Jan, 2017 (8:31AM IST) 23 January 2017 (9:59 PM EST) Global markets have opened another session with stocks under pressure, declining dollar and investors fleeing to safe havens of Gold and bonds. The Trump administration’s new protectionist policies have … Continue reading

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World Markets Today: Volatile on Currency Moves, Fed Speech

18 Jan, 2017 (8:49AM IST) 17 January 2017 (10:21 PM EST) Stock markets around the world are under pressure and highly volatile on choppy moves in currency markets. Sterling is trading lower today after zooming yesterday on higher inflation and … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Volatile Session on Oil, Fed, Data

30 November 2016 (9:07 AM EST) Too many things are happening for U.S. markets today and all will drag markets in different directions. The Non-Farm Payroll numbers have smashed the roof today, coming almost double than estimates. After such good … Continue reading

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US Markets Today: Subdued on Data, Dollar, Fed

23 November 2016 (8:35 AM EST) November 2016 is turning out to be a historical month in global markets, specifically so for U.S. markets. Dow Jones crossed over 19,000, the Dollar index crossed over 101, Trump crash came, then Trump … Continue reading

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