Chinese retail sales and industrial production

Monday Monday, Can’t Trust That Day

September 14, 2015

Overnight changes in the U.S. dollar have been comparatively mild.  It’s ticked 0.1% higher against the euro and Swissie, unchanged relative to sterling, and down versus the yen, yuan, Aussie, Canadian and New Zealand dollars. Share prices fell 2% in China, 1.6% in Japan and 0.5% in South Korea but rose 1.0% in India, 0.5% […] More

Dollar Drifts Downward along with the Snow

December 10, 2013

Much of the U.S. is blanketed with the white stuff, including the Northeast which is experiencing wintry weather for a second straight day. The dollar fell overnight by 0.3% against the yen, 0.2% versus the New Zealand and Australian dollars and 0.1% relative to the euro, Swiss franc, loonie and sterling.  The Chinese yuan was […] More

More Weak Data Reported Around the World

August 9, 2012

China, Japan, Britain and India released data accentuating economic weakness. Central banks in Japan, Indonesia, and Korea left policy stances unchanged. The dollar has risen 0.4% against the euro, Swissie and kiwi.  It is up 0.1% versus sterling, down 0.2% against the yen, and unchanged overnight relative to the loonie, Aussie dollar and yuan. Stocks […] More