Weak dollar vs strong dollar

The fall of the New Zealand dollar: why has it happened ...

the strong appreciation of the New Zealand dollar in the mid-nineties was substantially explained in these terms, as I have indicated. Our interest rates were well above those in major capital markets, and this attracted foreign savings into New Zealand, thus pushing up the exchange rate. But in recent times Japanese interest rates have been well below those in, say, the United States, yet the ...

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September 22nd,2019

The fall of the New Zealand dollar: why has it happened ...

the strong appreciation of the New Zealand dollar in the mid-nineties was substantially explained in these terms, as I have indicated. Our interest rates were well above those in major capital markets, and this attracted foreign savings into New Zealand, thus pushing up the exchange rate. But in recent times Japanese interest rates have been well below those in, say, the United States, yet the ...

September 22nd,2019

Investment Club 2/8/19 - sites.lafayette.edu

The Dollar “Strong dollar bad! Weak dollar good!” Dollar vs. Naira Strong dollar = nobody else buys US stuff Hurts US companies who sell internationally Strong dollar = US importers buy stuff Helps US companies who buy internationally Domestic firms Why do investors care? Earnings Grubhub Missed estimates, still not bad (+40% YoY) Competition increasing Snap Still not profitable, but ...

September 22nd,2019

Trial of Monty Terry - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

The Trial of Monty Terry, by Cheryl H. Morrow 3 appreciation and depreciation of the dollar and how these changes lead to capital flight and capital inflow of foreign investment.

September 22nd,2019

Philequity Corner (October 31, 2016) By Wilson Sy Strong ...

Philequity Corner (October 31, 2016) By Wilson Sy Strong Dollar or Weak Peso? Investors have been asking us to write about the peso because of its recent weakness.

September 22nd,2019

Weaker Loonie Hurts Canadians More Than it Helps

Weaker Loonie Hurts Canadians More Than It Helps. Fall 2014 Canadian student review 7 T his week the Canadian dollar dropped below 90 cents US. Good news, say some economists, for the Canadian economy. But in reality, the negative impact of a weaker loonie will likely outweigh any benefits. It’s a myth that devaluation of the Canadian dollar broadly stimulates the economy and leads to ...

September 22nd,2019

Is a Strong Dollar Better than a Weak Dollar?

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September 22nd,2019

Economics and Strategy - National Bank

While strong economic data has helped Canada reduce its yield disadvantage with the U.S., this support to the Canadian dollar has been countered by sinking oil prices, the loonie’s other major driver. Concerns about the escalating U.S.-China trade war and implications for world economic growth are weighing on oil and keeping the Canadian dollar grounded. -110,000-100,000-90,000-80,000-70,000 ...

September 22nd,2019

STRONG CANADIAN DOLLAR AHEAD, BUT MIND THE POTHOLES …

STRONG CANADIAN DOLLAR AHEAD, BUT MIND THE POTHOLES Highlights • Firm commodity prices, Canada’s relatively strong fiscal position and widening interest rate spreads should support a Canadian dollar above parity with the U.S. over the medium term. • However, we do expect the volatility of recent years to persist, with the loonie vulnerable to any potential deterioration in market risk ...

September 22nd,2019

PERFORMANCE Early Days for Commodities

Early Days for Commodities May be Late for Stocks - ... Weak Dollar, Commodity Recovery Portend Inflation. Up 2% in October for a flattish 2017 total return and 4% spot gain, the hibernating commodity market appears at the onset of recovery. A potential peak dollar is a primary commodity driver, with additional support from demand exceeding supply and futures curves trending toward ...

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