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U.S. Dollar/British Pound (^USDGBP)

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U.S. Dollar/British Pound Futures Market News and Commentary

Dollar Index Climbs to a New 2-Month High on Hawkish Comments from the St. Lous Fed President

The dollar index (DXY00) on Friday rose +0.337 (+0.37%).  September euro-fx futures (E6U1) closed down -0.0039 (-0.33%), and EUR/USD (^EURUSD) fell -0.0033 (-0.28%).  September yen futures (J6U1) closed up +0.0009 (+0.10%), and USD/JPY (^USDJPY) fell -0.07 (-0.06%). 

The dollar index (DXY00) on Friday extended this week’s rally up to a new 2-month high.  Comments on Friday from St. Louis Fed President Bullard were hawkish for Fed policy and positive for the dollar when he said the debate on Fed tapering would continue in coming FOMC meetings.  EUR/USD dropped to a fresh 2-month low on dollar strength and after Italian Prime Minister Draghi called for more stimulus to restore economic growth to its pre-pandemic level.  USD/JPY fell slightly as the yen strengthened on lower T-note yields. 

Comments on Friday from St. Louis Fed President Bullard were on the hawkish side and were supportive for the dollar when he said the FOMC "has been surprised by stronger-than-expected gr... Read more

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jun 8, 2021

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Commercials - Long / Short
-67,888 (-884)
-112,231 (-2,027)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
-59,238 (+4,966)
-31,524 (+8,555)
Dealers / Intermediary - Long / Short
-2,389 (+745)
-55,037 (-467)
Asset / Manager - Long / Short
-68,867 (+4,573)
-44,060 (+2,981)
Leveraged Funds - Long / Short
-43,079 (+2,894)
-28,024 (+7,644)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
-2,538 (-200)
-6,381 (+300)

Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
0.70187 +3.19%
on 06/01/21
0.72497 -0.10%
on 06/18/21
+0.01968 (+2.79%)
since 05/18/21
3-Month
0.70187 +3.19%
on 06/01/21
0.73151 -0.99%
on 04/12/21
+0.00638 (+0.89%)
since 03/18/21
52-Week
0.70187 +3.19%
on 06/01/21
0.81613 -11.26%
on 06/29/20
-0.08068 (-10.02%)
since 06/18/20

Most Recent Stories

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US stocks slump; S&P 500 has its worst week since February

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks sank again on Wall Street Friday, knocking the S&P 500 to its worst weekly loss since February, as more steam comes out of banks and other stocks that soared earlier this year...

ADBE : 565.59 (+2.58%)
WFC : 41.75 (-2.43%)
BAC : 38.78 (-2.56%)
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for July delivery rose 60 cents to $71.64 a barrel Friday. Brent crude oil for August delivery rose 43 cents to $73.51 a barrel.

Rising US Dollar - Tumbling Commodities

Very bullish monthly Dollar chart. Chart examples of Soybean, Bean Oil and Soybean Meal tumbling.

Asian shares mostly rise as markets digest Fed moves

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares mostly rose Friday, as investors digested the latest message from the U.S. Federal Reserve on raising short-term interest rates by late 2023.

JPM : 147.92 (-2.53%)
BAC : 38.78 (-2.56%)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Most stocks ended lower on Wall Street Thursday as investors continued to interpret new guidance from the Federal Reserve, which is now looking at potentially raising interest rates as soon as 2023.

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for July delivery fell $1.11 to $71.04 a barrel Thursday. Brent crude oil for August delivery fell $1.31 to $73.08 a barrel.

USDJPY Surges ~50 Pips Post-FOMC to Near 2021 High

The USDJPY launched more than 50 pips yesterday post-FOMC from the psychologically key 110 whole figure level. Significantly, the USDJPY is gaining momentum in its weekly chart upchannel extension, bouncing...

Asian stocks follow Wall St lower on Fed hints at rate hikes

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower Thursday after the Federal Reserve indicated it might ease off economic stimulus earlier than previously thought.

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for July delivery rose 3 cents to $72.15 a barrel Wednesday. Brent crude oil for August delivery rose 40 cents to $74.39 a barrel.

Asian shares mixed in quiet trading ahead of US Fed decision

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed in quiet trading Wednesday ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting that may give clues on what lies ahead with its massive support for markets.

ADBE : 565.59 (+2.58%)
XOM : 60.40 (-2.56%)
CVX : 103.03 (-3.77%)

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 40% Sell with a Weakest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

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Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 0.72612
2nd Resistance Point 0.72287
1st Resistance Point 0.72034
Last Price 0.72427
1st Support Level 0.71456
2nd Support Level 0.71131
3rd Support Level 0.70878

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52-Week High 0.81613
Fibonacci 61.8% 0.77248
Fibonacci 50% 0.75900
Fibonacci 38.2% 0.74552
Last Price 0.72427
52-Week Low 0.70187

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