Economic Data — News Archive


Euro Trades Sideways on Data Divergence, Falls on Dollar Rally

The euro today traded sideways against the US dollar amid a mixed market mood as investors weighed the data divergence between the EU and the US. The EUR/USD currency pair later broke out of its sideways range in the American session as the US dollar recovered.

Yen Retreats After Rising on Risk Aversion, Ignores Economic Data

The Japanese yen retreated after rising earlier today on risk aversion caused by bad news about Sino-US trade talks. Domestic macroeconomic data was mixed, giving the currency no direction.

US Dollar Drops as Fed Rate Hike Slips Further Into the Future

US dollar is heading lower against most of its major counterparts today as the latest data reduces that chances that the Federal Reserve will raise rates in the near future. Global stocks are higher and commodities are gaining, and these are factors weighing on the greenback.