18 Results for: yen

Post-Election Optimism Yet to Be Realized?


In the aftermath of the election, consumers, small businesses, and corporate CEOs signaled rising...

Geopolitical Tensions Weigh on Currencies


On Friday April 7th, the dollar rose to fresh three-week highs, despite a negative employment report and a U.S. missile attack on Syria. Investors and economists alike seemed...

All Eyes on Central Banks (Again)


The U.S. dollar increased only slightly against a basket of currencies, as strong economic data and hawkish statements from the Federal Reserve have investors convinced that...

Dollar’s Direction: Paths and Policies


After trading lower, the U.S. dollar pared losses ahead of the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee’s (FOMC) January Meeting Minutes. The Japanese yen and the euro traded...

Global Currencies Diverge


Global currencies diverged this week, due to contrasting economic data points and varying political concerns. In reaction to European political risks, the U.S. dollar rebounded...

The U.S. Dollar in 2016: Epic Highs, Lows, and Everything in Between


Notoriously difficult to predict, currency markets once again kept investors...