Martin Luther King Jr — News Archive


Euro Falls to 3-Week Lows Against the Dollar Despite US Holiday

The euro today fell to new 3-week lows against the US dollar even though US markets were closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. The EUR/USD currency pair attempted to rally but failed to sustain its gains as the European session got underway.

Canadian Dollar Declines Against US Peer on Weak Crude Oil Prices

The Canadian dollar today fell against its US counterpart as investors reacted to a drop in global crude oil prices during today’s session. The loonie, whose performance is closely linked to crude oil prices, fell despite the lack of much activity around the greenback as US markets remain closed.

Euro Rallies Higher Despite Lack of Major Economic Data

The euro today rallied higher against the US dollar despite the lack of any major economic releases from the Eurozone, while US markets remained closed. The euro’s rally was largely triggered by the aggressive selling of the US dollar across the board.

USD/CAD Struggles to Maintain Upward Momentum as US Markets Remain Closed

The USD/CAD currency pair struggled to maintain its upward momentum today even as US markets remain closed. The pair demonstrated mixed results similar to those of last week given that weakness in the US dollar typically strengthens the Canadian dollar.

US Dollar Mostly Lower in Rangebound Trading

US dollar is mostly lower today as rangebound trading is the norm. With US markets closed for a holiday, volume is rather low, and currencies are trading rangebound in the FX market.