Dollar Index Update : 20 July 2021

The U.S.Dollar Index  is trading at 92.92 up with +0.03% percent or +0.03 point.The Dow Futures is trading at 34,040.00 up with +0.59% percent or +201.00 point.The S&P 500 Futures is trading at 4,270.38 with +0.45% percent or +19.13 point.The Nasdaq Futures is trading at 14,605.80 with +0.45% percent or +65.00 point.

 

TODAY’S FACTORS AND EVENTS

The three currencies firmed as benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury yields dropped to a more than five-month low of 1.176%, with risk aversion spreading across financial markets.

The greenback climbed to a more than three-month peak against a basket of major currencies, but has come off its highs as the yen and Swiss franc gained with the worsening in risk sentiment.

 

PREVIOUS DAY ACTIVITY

For the day the Dow is trading at 33,962.04 with a loss of – percent or 725.81 point. The S&P 500 is trading at 4,258.49 with a loss of – percent or –68.67 point. The Nasdaq Composite is trading at 14,274.98 with a loss of – percent or –152.25 point.

 

WORLD MARKETS

Other leading market index closes included the small-cap Russell 2000 Index closed  at2,130.68 with a loss of -1.51% percent or –32.56 point; the S&P 600 Small-Cap Index closed at1,273.00 with a loss of -1.89% percent or  -24.56 point; the S&P 400 Mid-Cap Index closed at 2,571.03 with a loss of – percent or −45.93 point; the S&P 100 Index closed at 1,962.91 with a loss of – percent or  –29.94 point; the Russell 3000 Index closed at 2,526.57 with a loss of – percent or −38.20 point; the Russell 1000 Index closed at 2,390.32 with a loss of – or –36.11 point.