Dollar Index Update : 19 July 2021

The U.S.Dollar Index  is trading at 93.00 up with +0.34% percent or +0.31 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 34,187.00 with a loss of  -1.09% percent or -377.00 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,283.62 with a loss of -0.81% percent or -34.88 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 14,587.00 with a loss of -0.57% percent or -83.50 point.

 

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

Currencies such as the Australian dollar, the Canadian dollar, Norway’s crown and Britain’s pound took a beating on Monday, catapulting the U.S. dollar to its highest in 3 months as a worldwide surge in coronavirus cases hit sentiment in global markets.

 

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

For the day the Dow is trading at 34,933.23 up with +percent or +44.44 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,374.30 up with + percent or + point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 14,644.95 with a loss of percent or –32.70 point.

 

WORLD MARKETS

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed  at 2,163.24 with a loss of -1.24% percent or -27.06 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at 1,297.56 with a loss of -1.42% percent or  -18.67 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,616.96 with a loss of – percent or 31.58 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,992.85 with a loss of – percent or 15.63 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,564.77  with a loss of –percent or 19.12 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,426.42 with a loss of or17.26 point.