ForexLive Americas FX news wrap: Dollar keeps on truckin’

Forex news for New York trading on August 30, 2016:
Markets:
– Gold down $12 to $1311
– WTI crude down 72-cents to $46.26
– S&P 500 down 4 points to 2176
The US dollar continued the post-Jackson Hole momentum for a third day. It was further fuelled by the best consumer confidence data in nearly a year.