Euro/USD Continued to Rise –Daily Recap January 19

The Euro/USD continued its upward trend and rose for the third consecutive day. Other currencies also appreciated against the U.S. dollar including the Canadian dollar and GB Pound; on the other hand the Australian dollar and the Yen slightly depreciated against the U.S. dollar. Major commodities prices such as crude oil prices and gold price slightly fell during on Thursday’s trading.

Here is a summary of the development of major exchange rates for January 19th:

Forex Market:

The Euros to USD exchange rate increased by 0.82% to 1.2968; during January, the EUROS/USD rose by 0.05%. The Australian Dollar to US Dollar on the other hand fell by 0.17% and reached 1.0419.

The US dollar to Canadian exchange rate fell by 0.04% on Thursday to 1.0108. During January the USD/CAD exchange rate decreased by 1.03%.

The GBP to USD exchange rate slightly rose by 0.37% to reach 1.5488; during the month, the GBP to USD decreased by 0.35%.

The U.S Dollar appreciated against the Yen by 0.37% and reached 77.1082. 

Commodities Market:

Gold price slightly fell on Thursday by 0.33% to $1,654.60. During January, gold price has increased by 5.6%.

WTI spot oil price also decreased by 0.20% and reached $100.39 per barrel; during January the WTI spot oil price added 1.58% to its value.

A Summary of Yesterday’s Exchange Rate Forex Changes:

The table below includes: closing prices, daily percent change, and change in prices and indexes:

Exchange Rate Forex euro to us dollar conversion 2012 EURO USD January 19

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