The poor jobs report weighed on the dollar, but the greenback recovered as the session progressed. It is not clear the jobs report was a game changer. Stay tuned.
Yellen's reaffirmation of a likely rate before year-end helped lift the dollar. Look for some consolidation ahead of the US jobs data.
A review of the technical condition of the dollar in the days leading up to the FOMC meeting announcement.
Divegence driver of the dollar was never predicated on a particular time frame for the Fed's lift-off. Others are easing. Trajectory is the key. Here is my sense of the near-term dollar outlook, wiht a look at some other asset markets as well.
Steep losses in the dollar, stocks and commodities, for sure, but does it really signal a systemic crisis?
You can stop waiting for a global financial crisis to happen. The truth is that one is happening right now. All over the world, stock markets are already crashing...
Near-term dollar outlook, with some views on oil, Treasuries and S&P 500 thrown in for extra measure.
The demise of the dollar has been greatly exaggerated. Here is how I see the near-term outlook.
"The question for 2015 is whether Fed actions are going to take away the liquidity punch bowl, and create a problem for the next rally's ability to achieve escape velocity... We saw this principle of diminished liquidity back in 1998-2000, and again in 2007-08..."
Regardless of where one thinks the dollar is going in the long-term, here is a discussion of where it will likely go in the short-term.
The dollar made new multi-year highs against the dollar-bloc and is bid against most major and em currncies. Why?
Non-bombastic look at the price action and speculative positioning, with the hope of anticipating next week's developments.
What investors will focus on in the week ahead
Initial conditions matter when contemplating impact of Greek referendum
A look at the psycholgoy of traders as reflected in the price action ahead the new week which promises to be eventful.