Euro/USD Rose on Thursday–Daily Recap February 16

The Euro changed direction again and ended yesterday on a positive note as it slightly increased against the USD; many other major currencies also appreciated against the US dollar including Aussie dollar and GBP. Gold price finished Thursday’s trading with slight gains; crude oil prices also rose yesterday.

Here is a summary of the development of major currencies for February 16th:

Forex Market:

The Euros to US Dollar increased by 0.49% at 1.3130; during the month, the EUROS/USD rose by 0.36%. Australian Dollar to US Dollar also slightly increased by 0.54% to 1.0755.

The U.S dollar to Canadian dollar slightly fell to 0.9966. During February the USD/CAD exchange rate fell by 0.60%.

The GBP to USD also increased by 0.69% to 1.5801; from the beginning of the month the GBP to USD rose by 0.27%.

Finally, the U.S Dollar/ Yen rose by 0.64% to 78.94. 

Commodities Market:

Gold price very slightly increased on Thursday by 0.02% to $1,728.4. During the month, gold price slightly declined by 0.71%.

WTI oil price also rose by 0.50% and reached $102.31 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:

Exchange Rate Forex 2012 EURO USD February 16

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