The Euro continued to trade down against the USD for the fourth consecutive day; many other major currencies also depreciated against the US dollar including Canadian dollar and CHF. Gold and silver finished Wednesday’s trading with slight gains; crude oil prices also increased yesterday.
Here is a summary of the development of major currencies for February 15th:
The Euros to US Dollar decreased by 0.52% at 1.3066; during the month, the EUROS/USD slipped by 0.13%. Australian Dollar to US Dollar on the other hand slightly increased by 0.05% to 1.0697.
The U.S dollar to Canadian dollar slightly rose to 1.0001. During February the USD/CAD exchange rate fell by 0.25%.
The GBP to USD remained unchanged at 1.5693; from the beginning of the month the GBP to USD decreased by 0.42%.
Finally, the U.S Dollar/ Yen also remained flat at 78.44.
Gold price rose on Wednesday by 0.61% to $1,728.1. During the month, gold price slightly declined by 0.71%.
WTI oil price also increased by 1.05% and reached $101.80 per barrel; during the month the WTI rose by 3.37%.
A Summary of Yesterday’s Exchange Rates:
The table below includes: closing prices, daily percent change, and daily changes:
For further reading:
- Weekly Outlook for 13-17 February
- Gold and Silver Prices Weekly Outlook for February 13-17
- Gold and Silver Prices Outlook for February 2012