The Dollar was down versus most majors after FOMC's Meeting Minutes showed some members of the committee support increasing the mortgage-backed securities purchase program. Retail Sales came out -1.5% better than -2% expected. NASDAQ and Dow Jones gained by 1.51% and 1.47% respectively, Crude advanced by 0.63% closing at 75.65$ a barrel as demand rises. Gold (XAU) finished almost flat with -0.08% change, closing at 1063.0$ an ounce. Today, CORE CPI is expected unchanged at 0.1% and Unemployment Claims are expected mildly higher with 524K versus 521K prior. Crude Inventories will be released and Crude prices volatility is expected.
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