14:02 17/06/2019 ,World

Stocks, dollar hold gains with all eyes on Fed meeting

The focus was still the dollar’s surge on Friday after above-forecast U.S. industrial output and retail sales data and upbeat consumer confidence soundings pushed back futures markets expectations of any quick Fed rate cut.

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