US PRE MARKET
The US Dollar Index are trading at 89.44 for up with +0.39% percent or +0.35 point. The cac 40 index are trading at 5,058.75 with a loss of -1.11% percent or -56.99 point . The DAX Index are trading at 11,835.45 with a loss of -1.13% percent or -135.38 point. The EURO Stoxx 50 Index are trading at 3,281.18 with a loss of -1.08% percent or -35.77 point.
TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS
The dollar stalled on Wednesday as global trade tensions remained elevated, with U.S. President Donald Trump discussing joining forces with Germany to counter China’s economic practices.
The dollar index, which measures the greenback versus a group of six major currencies, dipped 0.1 percent to 89.291. It had gained about 0.34 percent overnight, pulling away from a five-week low of 88.942.
The dollar recovered slightly on hopes that negotiations between the United States and China would produce a compromise and avoid a full-blown trade war.
PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY
U.S. market were lower on Tuesday. For the day the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 23,857.71 with a loss of -1.43% percent or -344.89 point. The S&P 500 closed at 2,612.62 with a loss of -1.73% percent or -45.93 point. The Nasdaq Composite closed at 6,992.677,008.81 with a loss of -2.93% percent or -211.74 point.
Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,513.57 with a loss of —1.95% percent or -30.15 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 927.86 with a loss of -1.68% percent or —15.89 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,851.75 with a loss of -1.47% percent or -27.71 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,143.74 with a loss of -1.82% percent or -21.23 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,549.02 with a loss of -1.74% percent or -27.48 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,449.36 with a loss of -1.73% percent or -25.45 point; and the Dow Jones U.S. Select Dividend Index closed at 23,857.71 with a loss of -1.43% percent or -344.89 point.