The week was positive for the greenback. The US dollar index managed to set new highs near $93.50.
US dollar: forecast for April 24-28
In the coming days, we’ll hear from the Fed’s member Kashkari on Monday. CB consumer confidence is due on Tuesday, while core durable goods orders and unemployment claims are awaited on Thursday. On Friday America will release the first estimate of Q1 GDP. One probably shouldn’t expect strong growth figures after the disappointing data on retail sales and consumer prices in March.
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This is Forex trading plan for Thursday, May 24…
It seems like the rally of the greenback has ended. On Monday, the US dollar index tested levels near $94, however, closed below $93.50.