Dollar to Oil Soar on Fed Tapering Outlook as Japan Stocks Climb

Dollar to Oil Soar on Fed Tapering Outlook as Japan Stocks Climb

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A neon dollar sign is hung on the wall at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Washington, D.C. The Dollar Index, which gauges the American currency against six major peers, extended July 5’s 1.5 percent surge to gain 0.1 percent today to 84.51.