|Day's range||1.304 - 1.308|
|52-week range||1.2663 - 1.4377|
Investing.com - This week investors will be looking ahead to Friday’s data on U.S. third quarter growth, while monetary policy decisions from the European Central Bank and Bank of Canada will also be in focus.
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar was lower on Friday as bond yields continued to hold near a one-week high, while the euro was higher.The U.S. dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of other currencies, fell 0.13% to 95.60 as of 10:57 AM ET (14:57 GMT).Treasury yields were higher, with the United States 10-Year note at 3.192%, not far from a one-week high of 3.211% on Thursday. Bond yields rose after hawkish Fed minutes on Wednesday showed the central bank's conviction in gradually increasing interest rates in December and beyond. ...
Investing.com - The dollar rose against its rivals Thursday as a slew of positive U.S. economic data reaffirmed investor expectations that the Federal Reserve will continue with its glacial pace of rate hikes, despite criticism from President Donald Trump.
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar was higher on Thursday as bond yields rose and minutes from the Federal Reserve’s September meeting supported a rate increase in December.The U.S. dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of other currencies, rose 0.13% to 95.47 as of 10:57 AM ET (14:57 GMT).Treasury yields were higher on Thursday, with the United States 10-Year note near a one-week high of 3.211% and the 2-year note at a 10-year high. ...
Investing.com - The dollar eased from one-and-a-half week highs against a currency basket on Thursday, but remained supported as the minutes from the Federal Reserve’s September meeting indicated that it plans to push ahead with rate hikes in the coming months.
Investing.com - The dollar rose against its rivals Wednesday, shrugging off soft housing market data ahead of the release of the Federal Reserve's September minutes.
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar rose on Wednesday as traders waited for the latest meeting minutes from the Federal Reserve, while sterling was pushed lower over Brexit worries.The U.S. dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of other currencies, rose 0.34% to 95.10 as of 11:07 AM ET (15:07 GMT).The meeting minutes from the Fed are released at 2:00 PM ET (18:00 GMT). The central bank took a more hawkish tone at its September meeting when it raised interest rates and dropped the word “accommodative” from its policy stance. ...
Investing.com -The annual rate of inflation in the UK rose at at the slowest pace in three months in September according to data released on Wednesday, as consumer prices were pulled down by cheaper food prices.
Investing.com - The dollar edged higher against a currency basket on Wednesday, as market sentiment was boosted by strong earnings reports, dampening demand for safe haven assets.
Investing.com - The dollar was off its lows against its rivals Tuesday on upbeat U.S. labor market data and a weaker yen, amid waning safe-haven demand as Wall Street rallied.
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar was under pressure on Tuesday as sterling stayed near the session high.The U.S. dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of other currencies, was down 0.09% to 94.68 as of 11:23 AM ET (15:23 GMT).The greenback remained under pressure despite upbeat jobs data showing the U.S. economy has continued to strengthen, increasing the chances of a Federal Reserve rate hike in December.U.S. job openings rose to 7.14 million in August, according to the Labor Department’s monthly JOLTs report. ...
Investing.com - The pound rose to the day’s highs on Tuesday after data showing that wage growth in the UK accelerated at the fastest pace in nearly 10 years in August, bolstering the outlook for the economy.
Investing.com - The dollar rebounded from one-month lows against the yen on Tuesday as a selloff in global equities markets eased, while the New Zealand dollar pushed higher after upbeat inflation data overnight.
Investing.com - The dollar was on the back foot Monday as soft U.S. retail sales data raised concerns over whether the strong pace of economic growth can continue.
Investing.com - The dollar edged higher against a currency basket on Tuesday and the safe haven yen remained steady in cautious trade as rising U.S. bond yields and concerns over the outlook for global growth weighed on risk appetite.
Investing.com - The dollar continued to rack up gains against its rivals on Monday, supported by a drop in the euro on Italy budget concerns and expectations for continued Federal Reserve rate hikes amid a positive U.S. economic backdrop.
The Australian dollar was higher, with AUD/USD up 0.21% to 0.7068, while NZD/USD was flat at 0.6443 and USD/CAD increased 0.26% to 1.2972.
Investing.com - The dollar pushed higher against a currency basket on Monday, as a recent solid run of U.S. economic data underpinned expectations for further gradual rate hikes by the Federal Reserve through the end of this year and beyond.
Investing.com - With a fairly light week on the economic calendar investors will continue to monitor the effects of rising U.S. government bond yields on markets, when U.S. bond markets reopen on Tuesday after Monday’s Columbus Day holiday.
Payroll gains for August were revised to 270,000 from the 201,000 initially reported, while July was revised up to 165,000 from 147,000. The unemployment rate fell to 3.7%, a level not seen since 1969. Average hourly earnings, an important number to gauge inflation, rose 2.8% year over year in September.
Oil prices were slightly higher on Friday as upcoming U.S. sanctions on Iran weighed on the market’s supply outlook and traders looked ahead to weekly rig count data.
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar eased back from earlier highs on Thursday, as 10-year Treasury yields continued to climb.The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a basket of six major currencies, fell 0.37% to 95.32 as of 11:08 AM ET (15:08 GMT).The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to levels not seen since 2011 after upbeat economic data and hawkish comments from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations of an interest rate increase in December.The yield was up 1.36% to 3.204% after jumping almost 4% in the previous session. ...
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar eased but remained near one-and-a-half month highs against a currency basket on Thursday, tracking a spike in Treasury yields on robust U.S. data and indications from the Federal Reserve that interest rates will continue to rise.
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar rallied on Wednesday after higher-than-expected private sectors jobs data.U.S. private sector employers added 230,000 jobs in September, well above economists' expectations, a report by payrolls processor ADP showed on Thursday.Economists had expected the ADP nonfarm payrolls report to show a gain of 187,000 jobs.The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a basket of six major currencies, rose 0.13% to 95.25 as of 11:14 AM ET (15:14 GMT). ...
Investing.com - The euro rebounded on Wednesday, snapping five days of losses as reports that Italy plans to cut its budget deficit after next year eased concerns over the prospect of a wider deficit that had rattled markets.