Sep. 2: American session
Tatiana Norkina, an analyst of FBS Company
The index of the American dollar continues strengthening. During the day the index has tested the 83.00 figure and added more than 0.20% at the opening of the American session. Later on the data on manufacturing activity (ISM) for the last monthwas published. Analysts forecast a slight decline.
The Stock market trading was opened with a decrease. DJIA index dipped slightly to 0.13%, while the S & P 500 - 0.03%.
The trading of EUR / USD pair is relatively quiet. At the beginning of the American session, this currency pair has returned to the level of 1.3125, after updating to 1.3110 lows. Bulls completely lost the Friday's attitude in the case of the pair GBP / USD,that lost about half of the figure during the day, and went down to 1.6510 level. New extremum was established by the pair USD / CHF recovering to 0.9211 today, but as for now it retuned to figure. The currency pair USD / JPY has greatly increased to maximum level of December of the last year - 105.00.