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Dollar Index

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    Why Futures Traders Keep Their Eyes On The Dollar

    Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 12:29pm

    Among the hundreds of economic, political or climatological factors weighing on a given commodity market, the single most pervasive and broadly influential signal in futures trading is the relative strength or weakness of the U.S. dollar. The reason for this is simple: the dollar is the primary...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Higher

    Monday, August 10, 2015 - 7:17am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.94, up 0.32. Market chatter about possible comments from various U.S. Federal Reserve officials scheduled to speak today and this week is making the rounds and has kept buyers and sellers active. The OECD reported that its leading indicators show...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Lower

    Friday, August 7, 2015 - 11:46am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.77, down 0.14. Trading is largely rangebound. Market chatter about U.S. payroll continues and has kept both buyers and sellers active. Market talk about global headline news is constant. Chatter about possible comments regarding monetary policy...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Higher

    Friday, August 7, 2015 - 8:51am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 98.11, up 0.20, trading is a little choppy. The U.S. Jobs data showed the economy created 215,000 jobs in July. The unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.3 percent. Market chatter about the data is ongoing and trading is expected to remain choppy for...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Changed Ahead Of Jobs Data

    Friday, August 7, 2015 - 7:27am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.87, down 0.03. Trading is expected to be very choppy with possible wide ranges. Market chatter about today's July payroll numbers continues non-stop. Nonfarm Payrolls, Nonfarm Private Payrolls, the Unemployment Rate, Hourly Earnings and the average...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Lower

    Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 12:12pm

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.93, down 0.10. Market chatter about U.S. Unemployment data due out on Friday and stock market volatility is making the rounds and has kept both buyers and sellers active. Market talk about global financial headline news is constant.

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Higher

    Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 8:36am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 98.22, up 0.19. Market chatter about U.S. economic data is making the rounds. Market talk about global headline news is constant. Initial Jobless Claims came out up 3,000 to 270,000 and Continuing Claims were down 14,000 to 2.255 million.

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Changed

    Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 7:36am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 98.11, up 0.07. Market chatter about U.S. economic data is making the rounds. Market talk about global headline news is constant. The Challenger Job Cuts survey for July came out at 105,700 versus 44,800 in June. Initial Jobless Claims and Continuing...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Changed

    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 1:57pm

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.95, down 0.06. Market chatter about U.S. economic data on Thursday and Friday's U.S. payroll data is making the rounds. Market talk about global headline news and even some political chatter is beginning to surface. Thursday morning the...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Higher

    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 10:24am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 98.21, up 0.19. Market chatter about comments regarding monetary policy from U.S. Federal Reserve officials continues nonstop. The ISM Services Index for July came out at 60.3 versus 56.0 in June. Chatter about U.S. unemployment data on Friday is...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Lower

    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 8:38am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.91, down 0.11. ADP's July Employment data came out 185,000 private payroll jobs created in July. The U.S. Trade Balance for June was -43.8 billion versus 40.9 in May. Market chatter about comments regarding monetary policy from U.S. Federal...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Changed

    Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 7:28am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 98.13, up 0.10. Market chatter about comments regarding monetary policy from U.S. Federal Reserve officials is making the rounds. ADP's July Employment Change data is due out at 8:15 a.m. ET and the U.S. Trade Balance for June is due out at 8:30...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Moves Up

    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 2:32pm

    The September U.S. Dollar index is trading at 97.92, up 0.30. Market chatter about U.S. economic data this week and global news headlines is making the rounds. The ADP Employment Change for July is scheduled for release on Wednesday at 8:15 a.m. ET and Trade Balance data for June is due out at...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Changed

    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 10:26am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.45, down 0.17. June Factory Order came out at up 1.8 percent versus down 1.1 percent in May. Trading is rangebound. Market chatter about U.S. economic data due out this week and global news headlines is making the rounds. On Wednesday, the ADP...

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    U.S. Dollar Index Little Lower

    Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 7:39am

    The September U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 97.38, down 0.23. Trading is rangebound. Market chatter about U.S. economic data due out this week and global news headlines is making the rounds. June Factory Order data Is due out at 10:00 a.m. ET. Market chatter about possible comments from U.S....

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