The Dollar weakened against other major currencies, following mixed U.S. data on unemployment claim that came out worse than expected and market stocks that gained nicely in the end, supported the Dollar’s weakness. Unemployment claim came out at 456K vs. 447K forecast. NASDAQ and Dow Jones rose by 2.77% and 2.76% respectively. Crude oil gained by 1.5% closing at 75.48$ a barrel. Gold (XAU) weakened by 0.6% closing at 1222$ an ounce. Today, Retail Sales are expected to week from 0.4% to 0.2%, Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index is expected at 74.80 vs. 73.60 prior.