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Dollar holds firm against yen, major peers on strong U.S. inflation

The dollar steadied near a six-month high against the Japanese yen and held firm against its major peers on Thursday after the latest U.S. economic data reaffirmed expectations that the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates two more times this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 11th, 2018

Dollar holds firm after upbeat data, hovers near nine-month high vs yen

The dollar stood tall against its peers on Friday, hovering near a nine-month high versus the yen, after data reinforced upbeat views about the U.S. economy and backed the Federal Reserve's signal for a steady course of rate increases over the next year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 28th, 2018

Dollar steady against peers; China trade data in focus

The dollar held firm near a 10-day high on Friday boosted by expectations U.S. inflation will pick up, although concerns about an escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions limited the greenback's gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2018

Global trade skirmish puts factories, recovery at risk

LONDON/BEIJING (Reuters) - Factory growth in major manufacturing hubs showed signs of cooling last month as companies braced for potential damage from rising global trade tensions while also grappling with accelerating inflation and a strong dollar......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2018

U.S. import prices increase more than expected in October

U.S. import prices increased more than expected in October, boosted by a surge in petroleum and food prices, but underlying imported inflation pressures remained tame amid a strong dollar......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 15th, 2018

Currencies: Strong jobs report not enough to lift dollar out of its lull

The U.S. dollar pares losses versus major rivals but proves unable to lift itself out of a funk after a stronger-than-expected October jobs report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 2nd, 2018

Stock futures pare decline after report shows strong GDP, tame inflation

U.S. stock futures pointed to a significantly lower open for Wall Street's major indexes on Friday after the release of disappointing quarterly results from key tech companies......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 26th, 2018

Stock futures pare decline after report shows strong GDP, tame inflation

U.S. stock futures pointed to a significantly lower open for Wall Street's major indexes on Friday after the release of disappointing quarterly results from key tech companies......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 26th, 2018

Currencies: Sterling slides after weak U.K. inflation data; dollar traders await Fed minutes

Foreign exchange markets start Wednesday on a choppy note, as themes driving major currency pairs including Brexit and worries about Italy remain firmly in place......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2018

Stock Market Slumps for Second Day as the Dow Drops Over 500 Points

The S&P 500 Index fell more than 2 percent for a second straight day (Bloomberg) — U.S. stocks tumbled a second day, with major averages notching wild swings in heavy volume. Treasuries surged after a strong 30-year auction, the dollar .....»»

Category: topSource: timeOct 11th, 2018

Stocks fall globally after U.S. jobs data, Treasury yields rise again

Major world stock markets sank for a second straight day on Friday after strong U.S. jobs numbers signaled a continued tightening of the labor market and increased inflation pressures, while Treasury yields rose again to multi-year highs......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Dollar lifted vs euro after confident Fed comments

The dollar strengthened against other major currencies on Wednesday after a top U.S. policymaker said inflation expectations haven't gone up as much as he would have liked and he was comfortable with a December rate hike......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

Oil firm on Iran sanctions, but rising U.S. supply and strong dollar weigh

Oil prices were firm on Wednesday on expectations of tighter markets once U.S. sanctions target Iran's petroleum industry from next month, although a strong dollar and rising U.S. crude supply curbed gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

Major construction firm takes top dollar growth in our Fastest Growing Companies awards

Growing your number of employees isn't always the easiest thing to do in New Mexico. It's especially hard when other states are competing for your workforce......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2018

Morgan Stanley: Worst Returns in a Decade

Strategists say 2018 real returns are under pressure from inflation, strong dollar......»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 27th, 2018

U.S. import prices post largest drop in more than one-and-a-half years

U.S. import prices recorded their biggest drop in more than 1-1/2 years in August amid declines in the cost of fuels and a range of other goods, suggesting a strong dollar was curbing imported inflation pressures......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

Currencies: Dollar drops to 2-week low after inflation data

The U.S. dollar weakens against many of its major rivals on Thursday following a lower-than-expected consumer price inflation reading......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 13th, 2018

Metals Stocks: Gold holds near $1,200 as inflation data do little to sway Fed expectations

Gold futures make modest moves on Wednesday, finding support from some weakness in the dollar, though a decline in the latest wholesale inflation data did little to sway expectations for further Federal Reserve interest-rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 12th, 2018

USD/CAD Outlook Mired with Mixed Signals Ahead of Canada CPI

DailyFX com Canadian Dollar Talking Points USD CAD holds a narrow range going into the end of the week but updates to Canada s Consumer Price Index CPI may fuel the recent rebound in the exchange rate as the headline reading for inflation is expected to.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqAug 16th, 2018

World stocks climb to month peak, U.S. dollar hits three-week high

Stocks on major world markets climbed to a one-month high on Wednesday after a raft of strong corporate earnings, while the U.S. dollar hit a three-week high against major currencies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 18th, 2018

World stocks hit month peak; dollar firms to three-week high

A gauge of global stocks hit a one-month high on Wednesday as Wall Street and European markets churned higher after a raft of strong corporate earnings, while the U.S. dollar hit a three-week high against a basket of major currencies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 18th, 2018