Despite the markets being mostly flat towards the end of today's trading session, USD/CHF, EUR/NZD, EUR/USD have end the day as top gainers.
Markets are mixed with USD/CAD trades at 1.3537 after losing 0.52%. USD/JPY drawing back 0.29% to 134.24.
This limbo state is reflected by published market data as highly important Initial Jobless Claims data from United States beat analyst expectations of 240,000 with a reading of 242,000.
+0.21%: Dollar-Swiss currency pair adds 18 pips or 0.21%
Today's positive session could indicate a brief correction amid a broader downtrend, or, the start of a potential reversal. Tentatively higher from an earlier low of 0.882, Dollar-Swiss is up to 0.8858 today, adding 18 pips, or 0.21%, to yesterday's closing price of 0.884.
EUR/NZD | –1.27%; session high: 1.7838 session low: 1.7505
EUR/NZD made its largest single-day drop of 225 pips (1.27%) since Jan 17 and now trades at 1.7537. Having set a peak of 1.8041 around 8 days ago, EUR/NZD is now trading 1.55% below this level.
Euro-Dollar | –0.5%; session high: 1.1095 session low: 1.0991
Euro-Dollar has appreciated 13.6% over the past six months.