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Posts by Jay Brahach

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US Services Data Suggest Some Resilience in March

Jay Brahach April 3, 2020

The trade weighted dollar index strengthened a modest 005% on the back of the Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) latest Non-Manufacturing PMI... read more

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BOC Cuts Rates Again, US Consumer Confidence Plunges in Wake of COVID19

Jay Brahach March 27, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic continued to wreak havoc on the economies and fiscal and monetary policies of the US and Canada Friday, with the Bank of Canada... read more

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Coronavirus Threat Looms Over Consumer Confidence Data

Jay Brahach February 25, 2020

The Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence Index improved moderately last month, rising from 1304 in January to 1307 in February Short-term... read more

US Consumers Still Confident, But Virus Concerns Emerge

Jay Brahach February 14, 2020

Consumer sentiment in the US remains strong in February, with the University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index reporting an increase to 1009,... read more

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US Dollar Jumps After Strong Services Data

Jay Brahach February 5, 2020

The trade-weighted US dollar index strengthened by about 03% this morning after purchasing managers data from the service sector outperformed... read more

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US Dollar Struggles to Advance on Solid Data

Jay Brahach January 28, 2020

Markets remain cautious as fears surrounding the coronavirus outbreak continue to deepen today, preventing the greenback from making gains on broadly... read more