The Dollar weakened against most majors after companies in the U.S. cut 254,000 jobs this month, more than the 200,000 forecast. Chicago PMI came out worse than expected at 46.1 vs. 52.1 forecast leading NASDAQ and Dow Jones to declines of -0.08% and -0.31% respectively. Crude oil jumped by 5.8% closing at 70.6$ a barrel, Gold (XAU) rose BY 1.5% closing at 1007.30$ an ounce. Today, Unemployment Claims are expected at 532K vs. 530K prior. The ISM Manufacturing PMI is expected better with 53.9 vs. 52.9 prior. Pending Home Sales are expected at 0.9% vs. 3.2% previously.