fxstreet.com 18 Feb, 2021 08:15 am

King Dollar eyes more US data, Fed feels optimistic, cryptos climb to new highs

King Dollar eyes more US data, Fed feels optimistic, cryptos climb to new highs
Here is what you need to know on Thursday, February 19: The dollar has taken a breather after rising in response to robust US retail sales on Wednesda

Here is what you need to know on Thursday, February 18: The dollar has taken a breather after rising in response to robust US retail sales on Wednesday, with jobless claims now in focus as President Biden continues pushing for stimulus.Weekly jobless claims stand out on Thursday's economic calendar.See US Initial Jobless Claims Preview: Can they help the dollar?The Federal Reserve's meeting minutes seem somewhat more concerned about financial risk than previously voiced.

See US Federal Reserve Minutes: Watch what we do and what we sayStocks retreated as the "good news is bad news" narrative kicked in – a lower chance of robust stimulus.

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