The Dollar strengthened against most majors after the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell for the first time in nine days, damping demand for risky assets. NASDAQ and Dow Jones decreased by 0.71% and 0.35% respectively, crude oil weakened by 1.8% closing at 80.68$ a barrel, Gold(XAU) weakened by 1.78% closing at 1107.6$ an ounce. Today, Treasury Sec Geithner Speaks.