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US Dollar Declines amid Falling Treasury Yields, Disappointing Employment Data

The US dollar declined against its major peers today despite the risk-negative sentiment. Market analysts explained the drop by falling Treasury yields and disappointing employment data.

US Dollar Flat, Waits for Fed Minutes

The US dollar traded almost flat against most of its major peers amid profit-taking and in anticipation of the upcoming policy minutes from the Federal Reserve.

Surging US Treasury Yields Help Dollar End Week Strong

The US dollar was very strong during the past trading week, for the most part, thanks to surging US Treasury yields.

EUR/USD Declines As US Treasury Yields Continue to Rise

EUR/USD declined today ahead of tomorrow’s European Central Bank meeting. The US dollar also rallied against other most-traded currencies, supported by rising US Treasury yields.

US Dollar Extends Rebound Ahead of FOMC Minutes

The US dollar extended its bounce after last week’s sell-off, rising today against most of its major rivals, though not the Great Britain pound.

Aussie Pauses Rally, Bulls Unafraid

The Australian dollar fell today, but market analysts argued that it looks more like profit-taking after the strong rally than a trend-change. In fact, the Aussie continued to rise against its US counterpart, logging the sixth consecutive daily gain.

US Dollar Mostly Higher on Fed Taper Expectations

Greenback is mostly higher today, gaining against many of its major counterparts as the latest expectations for a Federal Reserve taper are bandied about. Further tightening in US monetary policy is supporting the US dollar right now.

US Dollar Gains as Rumors Swirl About a Shutdown Deal

Rumors are swirling about a possible deal to end the current partial government shutdown and even raise the debt ceiling in the United States. The shutdown has been in place since the beginning of October, and the borrowing authority of the US Treasury is expected to run out on October 17. However, there are hopes that the situation is on the verge of being resolved, and that is giving the greenback a boost.

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