Tag: retail sales

Collateral Damage: China No Longer Expected To Overtake US In Retail...

The trade war between the world’s two largest retail markets is taking its toll, especially on China. Coupled with a slowing domestic auto market,...

Canadian Dollar Battles Weak Data

The US dollar faced a difficult week as the Fed provided no grounds for future hikes in 2016. After FOMC, traders and investors, continue...

USD/JPY Approaches One-Year Low amid Market Turmoil

Japanese yen’s status as a global safe-haven was bolstered Friday, pushing the USD/JPY to nearly one-year lows following another rout in the Chinese equities...

US Dollar Slides on Weak Data

The US dollar declined on Wednesday after government data showed only a modest rise in retail sales and a bigger than expected drop in...

Dollar Rebounds as Retail Sales Accelerate

The US dollar rebounded against a basket of world currencies on Thursday, as retail sales rose faster than forecast in July, suggesting consumer spending...

Dollar Rallies on Retail Sales

The US dollar rallied for the first time this week, climbing against a basket of currencies following an upbeat retail sales report showing improving...

US Retail Sales Unchanged in April

US retail sales stalled unexpectedly last month, a sign headwinds continued to soften the economic recovery at the start of the second quarter. Retail sales...

EUR/USD Gains Traction

The EUR/USD soared on Wednesday, climbing to its highest level of the week following disappointing US retail sales figures and growing signs of a...

US Retail Sales Rise at Fastest Rate in a Year

US retail sales increased in March for the first time in four months, although the increase was slightly below forecasts, suggesting that consumer confidence...

USD Weekly Outlook: 13-19 April, 2015

US and international data will influence the direction of the US dollar this week, as investors weigh the latest Fed-speak against the most recent...