Dollar bears

Dollar bears

Traders who capitalize on a falling dollar by buying other foreign currencies directly.

Dollar Bears

Traders who buy foreign currencies with U.S. dollars because they believe that the dollar is falling or will soon fall. Any number of indicators may influence this decision for dollar bears.
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The reverse side of the Silver Dollar bears the original United States "Great Seal" of 1782 designed by Secretary of the Continental Congress Charles Thomson (used for about 60 years), which has never before appeared on a legal tender U.
Resurgent gold, recently at a quarter-century high of over $700 an ounce, was the main haven for dollar bears in 2005, but with the eurozone set to expand by a dozen or more nations in as many years going forward, it is clear that the still-fledgling euro's international allure has enormous upside potential.
dollar sank below 106 yen Friday in Tokyo as dollar bears nullified suspected Bank of Japan (BOJ) interventions in light of a surge in Japanese equities prices and chronic U.
Dollar sinks below 106 yen as dollar bears negate BOJ bids
While this is highly unlikely, that sort of sentiment was just what dollar bears needed to get back in the game and this move could continue throughout next week, though much of that will depend on the Federal Reserve's policy statement on Tuesday and what sort of bias it reflects.
dollar traded above 112 yen and hit a five-month high against the yen in Tokyo on Monday as talk that the Bank of Japan (BOJ) stands ready to intervene around 112 yen kept dollar bears at bay, dealers said.
Likewise, high-yielders and the JPY crosses picked up as well, and if this sentiment holds overnight and into tomorrow morning, the release of US Advance Retail Sales and the Producer Price Index could play well into the hands of dollar bears.
The currency traders said that both dollar bears and dollar bulls are in a panicky mood as the dollar started to rise Thursday after sinking to 106.
While this is highly unlikely, that sort of sentiment may be just what dollar bears need to get back in the game.
dollar stayed almost unchanged against the yen Thursday morning in Tokyo as the threat of Bank of Japan (BOJ) intervention kept dollar bears at bay ahead of a financial meeting of the Group of Seven (G-7) countries in Florida this weekend.
On the other hand, another month of over 50,000 in job losses may be enough for dollar bears to grab momentum back especially if the total is above 100K .