The Dollar gained slightly versus the higher yielding assets weakening versus the Yen after a tight range trading day. NASDAQ and Dow Jones declined by -0.08% and -0.18% respectively, posting their first loss in 5 trading sessions. Crude Oil gained by 0.44% closing at 80.16$ a barrel. Gold (XAU) weakened by -0.78% closing at 1,112.6$ an ounce. Today, CB Consumer Confidence is expected lower with 55 versus 55.9 prior. FOMC Member Bullard will speak in Richmond.