Aussie-Dollar leading the pack after gaining 0.94%
Markets are currently flat. USD/CAD trades at 1.351 after losing 0.72%. USD/JPY drawing back 0.53% to 133.91.
Today's muted price action is occurring amid mixed market indicators – highly important Initial Jobless Claims data from United States beat analyst expectations of 240,000 with a reading of 242,000.
Assets that recorded the greatest percentage change in relation to their peers are designated as "Top Movers" with the most active currencies listed below.
Bullish currency pair the Australian dollar runs out of steam at 0.6708; currently at 0.6737
Heading in the same direction for now — tentatively higher from an earlier low of 0.6642, AUD/USD is up to 0.6737 today, adding 62 pips, or 0.94%, to yesterday's closing price of 0.6675.
The Kiwi | +1.29% in mid-session
The Kiwi is on a 7 day bullish run gaining 116 pips (3.22%). As the session continues, it seems to maintain one direction — the Kiwi went up to 0.63 only to drop back some of the way and is now trading at 0.6311.
Euro-Aussie dollar | Currently down 1.14% at 1.6392
Euro-Aussie dollar is consolidating around the 1.6392 level after dropping 188 pips at the start of the trading session.