The U.S. Dollar Index is trading at 98.03  with a loss of -0.35% percent or -0.34 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 25,388.50 with a loss of -0.27% percent or -68.50 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 3,033.88 with a loss of -0.14% percent or -4.12 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 9,451.50 with a loss of -0.09% percent or -8.75 point.


The U.S. dollar fell against the euro for the third straight day on Thursday as the common currency continued to bask in the glow of the recently announced 750 billion-euro ($828.90 billion) coronavirus recovery fund amid improved risk appetite, leading investors to favor riskier assets.

The euro was 0.49% higher against the greenback at 1.1057. The single currency has risen 1.5% over the past three sessions.

The EU executive unveiled a plan on Wednesday to support economies hammered by the pandemic, hoping to end months of squabbling over how to fund a recovery.


For the day the Dow is trading at 25,400.64 with a loss of -0.58% percent or -147.63 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 3,029.73  with a loss of –0.21% percent or -6.40 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 9,368.99 with a loss of -0.46% percent or -43.37 point.

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed at 1,400.67  with a loss of -2.48% percent or -35.69 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 811.49 with a loss of -3.16% percent or −26.49 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 1,773.12 with a loss of –1.45% percent or −26.15 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,382.80 with a loss of  –0.27%percent or −3.81  point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 1,763.22  with a loss of –0.39% percent or -6.94 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 1,674.02 with a loss of –0.26% or -4.32 point.