The Dollar rose against other major currencies after industry data showed that U.S. existing home sales fell to their lowest level in 15 years (3.83M vs. 4.68M forecast), causing to sell higher yielding assets. NASDAQ and Dow Jones weakened by 1.66% and 1.32% respectively, crude oil fell by 2.0% the lowest price in 11 weeks, closing at 71.36$ a barrel, Gold (XAU) rose by 0.4%, closing at 1233.4$ an ounce. Today, Core Durable Goods Orders are expected to rise from -0.9% to 0.6%, New Home Sales are expected at 333K vs. 330K prior.