Retail Sales Halts US Dollar Retreat

The June Retail Sales report stopped the dollar's retreat in its tracks. The US dollar was under pressure (modestly) when New York opened, but...

Trump, Putin, Trade, and Brexit

  The Trump/Putin meeting, global trade concerns and Brexit issues will still be in the forefront for traders this week, with trading volatility similar to...

USDJPY Showing the Way

  USDJPY may showing the way for US dollar bulls. The short-term uptrend is intact while prices are above 110.50, which is guarded by the...

US Dollar Soars on Trade Woes

The US dollar opened in Asia with gains against the G-10 major currencies after lively European and New York sessions.  Traders were worried about...

US Fires Tariff Cannon, Again

  A Bloomberg headline saying “U.S. Poised to Publish $200 Billion China Tariff List” sparked a bout of risk aversion US dollar demand during the...

Sterling Plummets After Boris Bails

Sterling plummeted in early New York trading after UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnston resigned from the Cabinet.  GBPUSD fell from 1.3350 to 1.3191.  Mr...