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Euro Falls to Weekly Lows on Weak PMI Prints From the Euro Area

The euro today fell to new weekly lows against the US dollar following the release of disappointing German manufacturing PMI by IHS Markit earlier today. The EUR/USD currency pair fell to new lows after PMI data indicated that the euro area manufacturing sector was still contracting at a fast rate.

Euro Rallies on Upbeat Eurozone PMI and Retail Sales Data

The euro today rallied higher against the US dollar in the early European session following the release of upbeat PMI data from across the eurozone by IHS Markit. The EUR/USD currency pair later rallied higher in the American session following the release of weak US ADP employment data and a weak US dollar.

US Dollar Rallies on Strong Manufacturing, Construction Spending

The US dollar is rallying against some of the most-traded currency pairs to kick off the trading week. The greenback is finding direction on recent data that suggest that the current bull run still has some legs and the economy could have additional room to grow. The buck was capped as traders had a renewed interest in China after a swath of data were released showing perhaps a recovery is in sight.

Euro Crashes on Disappointing Eurozone PMI Prints

The euro today crashed against the US dollar in the early European session following the release of disappointing PMI data from across the eurozone by IHS Markit. The EUR/USD currency pair’s crash was triggered by the release of disappointing German and eurozone PMI prints, which came in at record lows painting a bleak picture for most eurozone economies.

Euro Drops on Weak Chinese Data Despite Strong Eurozone PMIs

The euro today extended yesterday’s decline in the Asian session against a much stronger US dollar before rallying slightly in the early European session. However, the rally was not sustained as the pressure of weak Chinese growth forecasts weighed on the markets risk sentiment; the EUR/USD pair slid to new lows in the American session.

Euro Trades Sideways on Mixed Eurozone PMIs and ECB Minutes

The euro today traded with significant moves in both directions within a wide range as the single currency was buffeted by shifting investor sentiment throughout the session. Investors reacted both positively and negatively to various key developments during the day such as the Markit Germany Services PMI causing the EUR/USD pair to whipsaw within a wide range.

Euro Declines Against USD on Mixed Eurozone Data, Later Rallies

The euro today lost ground against the US dollar from the mid-Asian session into the European session as the greenback rallied driven by positive investor sentiment. The EUR/USD currency pair traded at daily lows after the release of mixed PMI prints from across the eurozone by IHS Markit even as the Brexit deadlock capped the pair’s gains.

Canadian Dollar Rallies on Rising Oil Prices, Mixed US NFP

The Canadian dollar rose against its US counterpart today due to the mixed US nonfarm payrolls. The loonie gained on other most-traded rivals as well, most likely thanks to the strong rally of crude oil prices. Domestic macroeconomic data did not help the currency, being rather underwhelming.

Euro Range Bound on Mixed Eurozone PMIs, Rallies on Upbeat CPI Data

The euro today traded in a tight range against the US dollar during the Asian session as market risk sentiment subsided on weak Chinese Caixin manufacturing PMI data. The EUR/USD currency pair remained range bound as several PMI prints from across the eurozone were released by IHS Markit before rallying higher on upbeat eurozone inflation data.

Britain’s Sterling Falls Following Decline of Manufacturing Index

The Great Britain pound traded widely lower today after the UK manufacturing index touched the lowest level in three months.

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