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The Hungarian Forint was higher against the U.S. dollar in early New York deals on Thursday, as commodities rallied on the back of a weaker dollar. The Hungarian Forint climbed to an 8-day high of 279.95 against the greenback, compared to yesterday's closing value of 281.63. If the Hungarian currency...

Following the release of U.S. pending home sales for April at 10 am ET Thursday, the greenback changed little against its key counterparts. The greenback was trading at 1.1193 against the euro, 1.4681 against the pound, 109.69 against the yen and 0.9885 against the franc around 10:02 am ET.

The National Association of Realtors will release its pending home sales index for April at 10 am ET Thursday. Economists expect pending home sales to have increased by 0.8 percent month-over-month in April, slower than the 1.4 percent increase in March. The greenback traded mixed against its major...

Reversing direction, the U.S. dollar dropped against its major opponents in early New York trading on Thursday. The greenback hit a 2-day low of 1.1214 against the euro and a weekly low of 0.9876 against the franc, off its early highs of 1.1149 and 0.9927, respectively. The greenback reversed from...

The U.S. dollar was trading higher against most major rivals in European deals on Thursday, after data showed that durable goods orders surged in April and weekly jobless claims declined more than expected last week, heightening speculation that Fed will raise rates as soon as June. Data from the...

The U.S. durable goods orders for April and jobless claims report for the week ended 21 have been released at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Following these reports, the greenback traded mixed against the other major currencies. While the greenback rose against the yen and the franc, it changed little against...

The U.S. durable goods orders for April and jobless claims report for the week ended 21 are due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Ahead of these reports, the greenback showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the greenback held steady against the pound and the franc, it rebounded against...

The Norwegian Krone traded higher against the euro in European deals on Thursday, buoyed by rising commodity prices. The Norwegian Krone that ended yesterday's trading at 9.2714 versus the euro strengthened to an 8-day high of 9.2538. The Norwegian Krone may find resistance around the 9.24 zone.

The British pound retreated from early highs against the other major currencies in the early European session on Thursday. The pound fell to 1.4554 against the Swiss franc and 1.4677 against the U.S. dollar, from an early near 4-month high of 1.4613 and more than a 3-week high of 1.4739, respectively....

At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics published U.K. GDP data. After the data, the pound changed little against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.7589 against the euro, 1.4599 against the Swiss franc, 1.4719 against the U.S. dollar and 161.97 against the yen.

At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics publishes U.K. GDP data. The ONS is likely to confirm 0.4 percent sequential growth in the first quarter. Ahead of the data, the pound rose against its major rivals. As of 4:25 am ET, the pound was trading at 0.7586 against the euro, 1.4605...

The British pound strengthened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Thursday. The pound rose to nearly a 4-month high of 1.4606 against the Swiss franc and more than a 3-week high of 1.4739 against the U.S. dollar, from early lows of 1.4540 and 1.4692, respectively....

At 3:15 am ET Thursday, Switzerland's industrial production figures have been released. Following the data, the franc changed little against its major rivals. The franc was trading at 0.9907 against the greenback, 110.98 against the yen, 1.4594 against the pound and 1.1068 against the euro around 3:17 am ET.

At 3:15 am ET Thursday, Switzerland's industrial production figures are due. Production had decreased 4.5 percent on a yearly basis in the fourth quarter. Ahead of the data, the franc showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the franc held steady against the yen, it dropped against the...

Commodity currencies such as the Australian, the New Zealand and the Canadian dollars rebounded from early lows against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday amid rising risk appetite, as the crude oil prices rose near the $50 a barrel mark. Crude oil for July delivery are currently...

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