Dollar Index Update on 28 January 2019

The U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 95.78  with a loss of -0.01% percent or –0.01  point. The Dow Futures is trading at 24,581.50  with a loss of -0.46% percent or -114.50 point. The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 2,650.12  with a loss of -0.50% percent or -13.38 point.  The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 6,751.12  with a loss of -0.59% percent or -40.13 point.


The euro edged down on Monday as investors bought the dollar and prepared for volatile markets ahead of U.S.-China trade talks and a Federal Reserve policy decision.

Investors are focused on Wednesday’s Fed meeting when policymakers are expected to signal a pause in their tightening cycle and to acknowledge growing risks to the U.S. economy.

That will likely weigh on the greenback, which has fallen 1 percent since late December, after enjoying a boost from the Fed’s four rate increases in 2018.

On Monday, however, the dollar was buoyed by safe-haven buying as traders anxiously await news from U.S.-China talks on Tuesday and Wednesday to see if the world’s largest economies can reach a compromise on trade.


For the day the Dow is trading at 24,737.20  up with +0.75% percent or +183.96 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 2,664.76 up with +0.85% percent or +22.43 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 7,164.86 up with +1.29% percent or +91.40 point.


Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,482.85 up with +1.26% percent or +18.45 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 922.98  up with +1.13% percent or +10.30  point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,818.57  up with +1.07% percent or +19.34 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,176.11  up with +0.74% percent or +8.68 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,573.31  up with +0.93% percent or +14.43 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,476.14  up with +0.90% percent or +13.16 point

You may also like...

Rules of Discussion on Dollar Index Update on 28 January 2019

1. This forum is for discussion of financial markets. Please respect others view even if they are contrary to you.
2. Member's comments should lead to value addition in forum discussion.
3. If anyone is found making repetitive Explicit/Abusive/Racial comments, his account shall be banned and old posts will be deleted.
4. Providing Advice/Recommendations/Tips is fine but it should be free. Members cannot ask to be paid for it. Paid Advice is strictly prohibited
5. Spam links are not allowed. Too much promotion or using Contact info in ID will lead to account ban.
IMP : Members are requested to flag any violations to keep Forum Clean.
Loading comments …