The Dollar was mixed versus the majors after Inventories at U.S. wholesalers rose in October for the first time in more than a year, signaling companies are picking up the pace of orders as the economy shows signs of improvement. NASDAQ and Dow Jones strengthened by 0.5% respectively. Crude Oil fell by 2.7% after the report showed that Crude inventories fell by 3.8 million barrels and Crude price closed at 70.64$ a barrel after oil inventories showed a rise. Gold(XAU) fell by 2% closing at 1120.4$ an ounce. Today, Trade Balance is expected at -36.9B vs. -36.5B prior. Unemployment Claims is expected to rise from 457K to 463K. Federal Budget Balance is expected at -136B vs. -176.4B prior.
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