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FOREX-Fed rhetoric restrains dollar as traders eye inflation

The U.S. dollar hovered near its lowest levels of the year on Wednesday as traders hung on to bets that the Federal Reserve would remain steadfast in its easy policy settings ahead of data expected to show a sharp rise in annual U.S. inflation. Analysts forecast figures due at 1230 GMT to show a 3.6% lift in year-on-year prices, boosted by last April's low base. The month-on-month

PRECIOUS-Gold eases on firmer dollar, yields; all eyes on U.S. inflation data

Gold prices fell on Wednesday, as a rise in U.S. Treasury yields and a firmer dollar dented the metal's safe-haven appeal, while investors awaited U.S. consumer price index data due later in the day. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was down 0.2% at $1,832.73 per ounce by 0109 GMT. * U.S. gold futures eased 0.1% to $1,834.30. * The dollar index was up 0.1%, making gold more expensive for other currency holders. * The U.S. cu

Missouri, Tennessee join U.S. states cutting pandemic payments

The governors of Missouri and Tennessee are joining five other Republican-led states in ending all federally funded pandemic-related unemployment benefits this summer, saying the extra money is keeping those out of work from rejoining the labor force and making it hard for employers to fill jobs.

All American Indices

Data as of 11 May 2021. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
Symb Index Time Last Chg Chg %
.DJI Dow Jones Industrial Average 11 May 2021 34,269.16 -473.66 -1.36%
.IXIC Nasdaq Composite Index 11 May 2021 13,389.43 -12.43 -0.09%
.TRXFLDUSP Thomson Reuters Equity US Index 11 May 2021 371.57 -2.68 -0.72%
.TRXFLDCAP Thomson Reuters Equity Canada Index 11 May 2021 354.02 -1.68 -0.47%
.GSPTSE S&P/TSX Composite Index 11 May 2021 19,274.04 -87.84 -0.45%
.XAX AMEX Composite Index 11 May 2021 3,097.51 +18.76 +0.61%
.MXX MXSE IPC 11 May 2021 49,655.29 -211.86 -0.42%

Markets

S&P » 4,152.10 -0.87%
Dow » 34,269.16 -1.36%
FTSE 100 » 6,947.99 -2.47%
Nikkei 225 » 28,509.68 -0.35%
US 10YR
+1.625
+0.001
DE 10YR
-0.156
+0.005
JP 10YR
+0.079
+0.005
USD / EUR » 0.8240 +0.12%
USD / GBP » 0.7082 +0.17%
USD / JPY » 108.8300 +0.20%

Upgrades

Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
MSTR.OQ 5.00to2.50 Outperform
DNR.N 4.00to2.00 Outperform
IZEA.OQ 5.00to3.00 Hold

Downgrades

Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
IDRA.OQ 1.80to3.00 Hold
ORC.N 1.50to2.50 Outperform
TPL.N 1.50to2.50 Outperform

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