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The dollar rallied to its highest in almost a year versus the euro on Friday, capping its best month since last September. A slew of disappointing data from the euro zone has heightened expectations that the European Central Bank will offer stimulus next year. Any hope that the region's economic...

The dollar held near its highest in almost a year on Thursday as dismal German economic data cemented expectations for stimulus from the European Central Bank. At the same time, a strong reading on U.S. second quarter GDP had traders betting the Federal Reserve may hike rates sooner than forecast. Revised...

USDCHF-082814.jpg The U.S. dollar recaptured its lost ground against its major counterparts on Thursday, as the U.S. GDP growth was revised up in the second quarter, while jobless claims declined last week, in another signs of rebound in the world's largest economy. The jobless claims decreased by 1,000 to 298,000...

The dollar consolidated its strong recent gains against major rivals in quiet dealing Wednesday following another round of weak economic news from Europe. Downbeat German consumer sentiment data raised expectations of monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank. While Europe is in danger of...

The dollar extended its yearly highs versus the euro on Monday as traders continued to weigh comments from the world's top central bankers at last week's Jackson Hole symposium. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said the ECB would carry out quantitative easing unless inflation picks up. Inflation...

The dollar continued to rally versus the euro on Friday, hitting fresh 11-month highs after Fed Chair Janet Yellen's remarks at Jackson Hole were construed as uncharacteristically hawkish. Yellen said an increase in rates could come sooner than expected if the progress on inflation and the labor market...

The dollar was mixed against other major currencies on Thursday, holding near its highest in almost a year versus the euro. Traders were moving the sidelines ahead of a pair of crucial speeches from the Federal Reserve's annual get-together in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. In the wake of Fed minutes showing...

The dollar rallied on Wednesday, extending recent gains to its highest levels in almost a year versus a basket of major rivals. Gains accelerated in the afternoon upon the release of some fairly hawkish Federal Reserve minutes. The Federal Reserve debated when to hike interest rates amid signs...

The dollar rallied versus European rivals on Tuesday, hitting fresh 9-month highs against the euro after upbeat U.S. housing data. Housing starts rose 15.7 percent in July from June to an annual rate of 1.093 million units, the Commerce Department said, marking the highest level of construction since...

The dollar was narrowly mixed Monday, giving back recent gains against the sterling after some relatively hawkish comments from the U.K.'s top central banker. Bank of England Governor Mark Carney told The Sunday Times in an interview that interest rates could be raised even before real wages turn...

The dollar was little changed for a second day in a row Friday despite a flurry of U.S. economic data and dovish rhetoric from a Federal Reserve official. Most of today's news cemented expectations that the Fed will keep interest rates at or near zero for at least another year. Consumer sentiment...

The dollar was virtually unchanged Thursday, staying near its highest in months versus the euro and sterling amid disappointing economic data from across the Atlantic. The economic recovery in the eurozone unexpectedly came to a halt in the second quarter, with Germany and Italy shrinking from the...

The dollar rallied to its highest since June versus the sterling and held recent gains against the euro after the Bank of England signaled it would hold off on hiking interests. The BoE said it will hike rates rates early in 2015, but only if wage growth in the U.K. picks up. From there, any interest...

The dollar was generally stronger in quiet dealing Tuesday, staying near its highest in nine months versus the reeling euro. Downbeat German economic data raised expectations that the European Central Bank will eventually capitulate by offering further monetary stimulus. So far the week has been...

The dollar was little changed versus other major currencies on Monday as traders paused for more economic data due later in the week. A recent run-up took the dollar to multi-month highs versus a basket of major rivals, but the rally fizzled on Friday as stocks rebounded, diminishing the buck's safe...