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  • U.S. Dollar Index Higher

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:30am dollar, Dollar Index, Futures, Forex, Markets

    The U.S. Dollar is trading higher Thursday after early weakness. U.S. unemployment claims fell 9,000 to 282,000 and some buying has come in. The June U.S. Dollar index is trading at 97.37, up 0.17. Trading is somewhat choppy and firm. Market talk about headline news and U.S. data due on Friday is...

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  • GBP/USD Lower

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:07am british pound, dollar, Pound, Futures, Forex, Markets

    GBP/USD is trading lower at 1.4847 (down 0.0029) after trading higher early in the session. Trading has been choppy and selling has picked up a little. Market chatter about U.S. data is making the rounds. Market talk of buyers near 1.4767 is making the rounds.

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  • EUR/USD Lower

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:05am dollar, euro, Futures, Forex, Markets

    EUR/USD is trading lower Thursday at 1.0949, down 0.0011. Market chatter about comments by U.S. monetary policy makers and U.S. data continues. Trading has been range-bound and the pair has erased all the gains for the day. Trading is choppy and brisk.

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  • EUR/USD Moves Lower

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:52am dollar, euro, Futures, Forex, Markets

    EUR/USD is trading choppy Thursday at 1.0965. Trading had been active and firm overnight and those gains have been erased. Trading has become choppy and brisk after U.S. data was released. Market talk about QE policy by the ECB and comments by U.S. Fed officials has kept trading active.

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  • GBP/USD Moves Down

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:47am british pound, dollar, Pound, Futures, Forex, Econ #s, Markets

    GBP/USD is trading a little higher on the session and has erased most of the gains from overnight. GBP/USD is trading at 1.4906, up 0.0029. Trading is range-bound and now a little weak. Market chatter about U.S. data is making the rounds. February retail sales in the UK were up 0.7 percent on the...

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  • U.S. Dollar Index Steady After Data

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 8:40am dollar, Dollar Index, News, Futures, Forex, Econ #s, Markets

    Trading is steady for the U.S. Dollar Index after early weakness. U.S. unemployment claims fell 9,000 to 282,000. The June U.S. Dollar index is trading lower 96.72, down 0.47. Sellers have back off a little and market talk is some sellers may be near 97.05.

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  • EUR/USD Higher

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 7:03am dollar, euro, Futures, Forex, Markets

    EUR/USD is trading higher Thursday at 1.1010, up 0.0047. Trading has been active and firm overnight. German Consumer confidence came in a little better than expected Thursday morning. Market talk that German European sentiment indexes were firm Wednesday and have been supportive was making the...

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  • GBP/USD Higher

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 6:56am british pound, dollar, Pound, Futures, Forex, Markets

    GBP/USD is trading higher at 1.4925, up 0.0050. February retail sales in the U.K. were up 0.7 percent on the month. The February implied retail sales deflator was down 3.6 percent year-over-year and was the biggest decline on record. The pair made highs when the data was released and has been...

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  • USD/JPY Lower

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 6:55am dollar, Japanese Yen, yen, Futures, Forex, Markets

    USD/JPY is trading lower Thursday at 118.68, down 0.82. Trading is weak. Some buyers are seen near 118.17. Market talk about U.S. data due Thursday morning and comments by BOJ officials overnight is making the rounds. Chatter that lower Japanese stocks overnight has led to some selling has been...

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  • U.S. Dollar Index Lower

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 6:50am dollar, Dollar Index, Futures, Forex, Markets

    The June U.S. Dollar Index is trading lower Thursday at 96.52, down 0.67. The Dollar continues to be pressured soft U.S. data. Market chatter about economic data due on Thursday is making the rounds.

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