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EUR-USD2-050616.jpg The dollar weakened ahead of today's highly anticipated April employment report and hit session lows immediately after its release. However, the U.S. currency has since pared those losses and is now turning in a mixed performance against its major competitors. Employment in the U.S. climbed by much...

After the release of Canada Ivey PMI for April at 10:00 am ET Friday, the loonie changed little against its major counterparts. The loonie was trading at 1.2899 against the greenback, 82.79 against the yen, 0.9500 against the aussie and 1.4731 against the euro around 10:02 am ET.

Canada Ivey PMI for April is set for release at 10:00 am ET Friday. Before the data, the loonie slipped against its major counterparts. The loonie was worth 1.2889 against the greenback, 82.87 against the yen, 0.9492 against the aussie and 1.4709 against the euro as of 9:55 am ET.

The U.S. dollar was trading mixed against its key counterparts in European deals on Friday, following a data showing slower U.S. jobs growth than forecast in April. Data from the Labor Department showed that non-farm payroll employment rose by 160,000 jobs in April compared to economist estimates...

Following the release of U.S. jobs data for April at 8:30 am ET Friday, the greenback fell against its major rivals. The greenback was trading at 1.1468 against the euro, 1.4540 against the pound, 106.46 against the yen and 0.9661 against the franc around 8:32 am ET.

After the release of Canada jobs data for April at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie traded mixed against the other major currencies. While the loonie fell against the euro and the yen, it rose against the greenback. Against the aussie, it changed little. The loonie was trading at 1.4747 against the euro,...

The Labor Department is scheduled to release its monthly non-farm payrolls report for April at 8:30 am ET Friday. Economists expect payroll gains of 200,000 for the month, while the unemployment rate is expected to slip to 4.9 percent. The greenback showed mixed trading against its major rivals ahead...

Statistics Canada will release Canada jobs data for April at 8:30 am ET Friday. The economy is expected to have added 5,000 jobs, while the jobless rate is expected to fall to 7.2 percent. Ahead of the data, the loonie traded mixed against the other major currencies. While the loonie declined against...

Reversing direction, the Swiss franc weakened against most major rivals in European trading on Friday. The franc declined to a 4-day low of 1.4053 against the pound and a 3-month low of 1.1067 against the euro, off its early highs of 1.3994 and 1.1034, respectively. The franc reversed from an early...

The Swedish krona weakened against the U.S. dollar in the European session on Friday. Against the greenback, the krona fell to a 9-day low of 8.1192 from an early high of 9.0934. At yesterday's close, the greenback was trading at 8.1038 against the greenback. If the krona extends its downtrend,...

Reversing direction, the U.S. dollar slipped against its key counterparts in early European deals on Friday. The greenback edged down to 1.1425 against the euro, 1.4498 against the pound, 106.87 against the yen and 0.9670 against the franc, from its early highs of 1.1393, 1.4456, 107.42 and 0.9694,...

The Canadian dollar came off from its previous lows against most major rivals in early European deals on Friday. The loonie recovered to 1.4665 against the euro, 1.2845 against the greenback and 83.29 against the yen, from its early low of 1.4733, more than a 2-week low of 1.2900 and more than a 3-week...

Commodity currencies such as the Australian, the New Zealand and the Canadian dollars weakened against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Friday, as investors turned cautious ahead of the release of the closely watched April U.S. non-farm payrolls report later in the day. The U.S. Labor...

The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The yen rose to a 2-1/2-year high of 110.53 against the Swiss franc and a 4-day high of 122.06 against the euro, from yesterday's closing quotes of 110.82 and 122.32, respectively. Against the pound...

The Canadian dollar weakened against most major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The Canadian dollar fell to a 2-day low of 1.2881 against the U.S. dollar, from yesterday's closing value of 1.2853. Against the euro and the yen, the loonie dropped to 1.4692 and 83.10 from yesterday's...

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