Dollar Index Update on 30 January 2018

US PRE MARKET

The US Dollar Index are trading at 89.35 for up with +0.01% percent or +0.01 point. The cac 40 index are trading at 5,514.21 with  a loss of -0.13% percent or  -7.37 point . The DAX Index are trading at 13,299.76  with a loss of  -0.18% percent or  -24.63  point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Index are trading at 3,630.36 with a loss of   -0.35% percent or  -12.68 point.

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

The dollar traded above a recent three-year low against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday, having drawn some support from a rise in U.S. bond yields as traders awaited a U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting for fresh catalysts.

The dollar edged up 0.1 percent against a basket of six major currencies to 89.392, having pulled up from a low of around 88.43 set last week, its weakest level since December 2014.

Against the yen, the dollar eased 0.1 percent to 108.87 yen, giving back some of the gains made on Monday, when it rose 0.3 percent and pulled away Friday’s 108.28 yen, a level not seen since Sept. 11.

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

U.S. market were lower on Monday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 26,439.48 with a loss of -0.67% percent or  -177.23 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,853.53 with a loss of  -0.67% percent or  -19.34 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 7,466.51 with a loss of -0.52% percent or -39.27 point.

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,598.11  with a loss of -0.62% percent or  -9.95 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 974.34   with a loss of -0.53%  percent or –5.23  point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,978.60 with  a loss of -0.83% percent or -16.63 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,265.56    with  a loss of -0.66% percent or -8.43 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,682.74   with  a loss of -0.68% percent or  -11.49 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,578.13  with a loss of -0.68% percent or  -10.85 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 26,439.48  with a loss of -0.67% percent or -177.23  point.

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