US PRE MARKET
The US Dollar Index are trading at 92.06 with a loss of -0.14% percent or -0.13 point. The cac 40 index are trading at 5,377.88 for up with +0.87% percent or +46.61 point . The DAX Index are trading at 13,085.96 for up with +0.83% percent or +107.75 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Index are trading at 3,542.44 for up with +0.93% percent or +32.56 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The dollar edged up on Thursday after upbeat U.S.data and supportive minutes from the Federal Reserve’s latest policy meeting helped it shake off recent weakness.
The dollar index, measuring it against a basket of six major currencies, extended the previous day’s bounce to stand 0.02 percent higher at 92.183. It had declined to 91.751 on Tuesday, its lowest since Sept. 20.
The dollar bounced after Wednesday’s strong U.S. manufacturing and construction data.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
U.S. market were higher on Wednesday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 24,922.68 for up with +0.40% percent or +98.67 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,713.06 for up with +0.64% percent or +17.25 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 7,065.53 for up with +0.84% percent or +58.63 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,552.58 for up with +0.17% percent or +2.56 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 943.24 for up with +0.03% percent or +0.27 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,923.36 for up with +0.31% percent or +6.00 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,200.74 for up with +0.60% percent or +7.19 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,605.19 for up with +1.42% percent or +22.42 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,503.17 for up with +0.62% percent or +9.24 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 24,922.68 for up with +0.40% percent or +98.67 point.