Euro/USD Slightly Rose on Thursday–Daily Recap February 9

The forex market continued to dwindle during yesterday’s trading despite’s ECB decision to keep interest rate unchanged. The Euro slightly rose against the USD; other major currencies slightly appreciated against the US dollar including CAD. Gold and silver changed direction again and rose; crude oil prices also increased during Thursday’s trading.

Here is a summary of the development of major currencies for February 9th:

Forex Market:

The Euros to US Dollar rose by 0.19% at 1.3285; during the month, the EUROS/USD rose by 1.54%. Australian Dollar to US Dollar decreased by 0.13% to 1.0785.

The U.S dollar to Canadian dollar slightly rose to 0.9946. During February the USD/CAD exchange rate fell by 0.80%.

The GBP to USD rate remained virtually unchanged as it slightly rose by 0.01% and reach 1.5819; from the beginning of the month the GBP to USD increased by 0.38%.

Finally, the U.S Dollar appreciated against the Yen by 0.82% and reached 77.6666. 

Commodities Market:

Gold price slightly rose on Thursday by 0.57% to $1,741.2. During the month, gold price very slightly rose by 0.05%.

WTI oil price also increased by 1.14% and reached $99.84 per barrel; during the month the WTI rose by 1.38%.

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 9

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