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The Dollar weakened versus 13 of the 16 major currencies as gains in stock fueled higher risk appetite and demand for higher yielding currencies. The Federal Reserve signaled it isn't going to change the interest rate in the near term. NASDAQ and Dow Jones gained by 0.91% and 0.96% accordingly as earnings report top expectations. Crude advanced by 1.55% closing at 79.90$ a barrel and Gold (XAU) closed at 1064.25$ an ounce with a 1.15% gain as the Dollar weakened. Today, Building Permits are expected to show second month of gains with 0.59M versus 0.58M prior.