If you’re steadfast in your belief about the strength of the dollar — now and into the near future — then you should consider looking at PowerShares DB 3x Long U.S. Dollar Index Futures ETN (UUPT). However, before you jump in, there are several things you need to know about this exchange-traded note (ETN). Some Read More

Crude oil, UUP, and SPY react to Greece’s debt plans (Part 2 of 3) (Continued from Part 1) PowerShares DB US Dollar Bullish ETF (UUP) The US dollar index was trading at 94.70 as of February 10, 2015, an increase of 0.27% from the previous day. The US dollar index appreciated on the renewed concerns Read More – – The dollar held steady against the other major currencies on Wednesday, as Greece was to hold crunch talks with European Union officials later in the day. EUR/USD was almost unchanged at 1.1313. Greece’s current bailout is due to expire on February 28 and the new Greek government does not want Read More

* Dollar hovers near one-month highs vs yen * U.S. yields rise as Fed rate hike view strengthens * Euro steady ahead of crucial Greek debt meetings (Updates prices, adds comments) By Ian Chua and Masayuki Kitano SYDNEY/SINGAPORE, Feb 11 (Reuters) – The dollar hovered near a one-month high versus the yen on Wednesday, bolstered Read More

* Gold gains after overnight losses * Dollar index dips, Asian equities subdued * Euro zone finance ministers meet on Greece later Wednesday (Adds analyst comments, updates prices) By A. Ananthalakshmi SINGAPORE, Feb 11 (Reuters) – Gold inched up on Wednesday as the dollar took a breather after recent sharp gains and as caution prevailed Read More

![CDATA[ Feb. 10 (BusinessDesk) – The New Zealand dollar may extend its gains, buoyed by a recovery in dairy prices, relatively high interest rates and questions about the greenback’s ability to continue rising. The kiwi traded at 74.33 US cents as at 5pm in Wellington, from 73.70 cents late yesterday. The trade-weighted index rose to Read More – – The dollar held gains against the other major currencies on Tuesday, as concerns over a potential Greek exit from the euro zone continued to dominate market sentiment. EUR/USD erased earlier losses and added 0.14% to 1.1310, supported by rumors the European Commission could propose a six-month extension to Greece’s bailout Read More

(Bloomberg) — Chinese stocks climbed with the Australian dollar amid speculation that the slowest inflation in five years allows room for further stimulus. Oil fell for the first time in four days and gold rallied. The Shanghai Composite Index climbed 0.8 percent by 1:15 p.m. in Tokyo, while a Hong Kong gauge of mainland companies Read More

To receive Ilya’s analysis directly via email, please SIGN UP HERE Talking Points: US Dollar Technical Strategy: Holding Long via Mirror Trader Basket ** Support: 11740, 11653, 11513 Resistance:11791, 11888, 11983 The Dow Jones FXCM US Dollar Index continues to look vulnerable as a bearish Evening Star and negative RSI divergence warn of oncoming losses. Read More

LONDON: The dollar gave back some ground on Monday as traders sold into a rally triggered by robust U.S. jobs data, while Greece held investors’ focus after Athens reaffirmed its rejection of an international bailout programme. The dollar index, an indication of the greenback’s performance against Read More