Euro/USD Edged Up on Tuesday –Daily Recap April 24

The Euro/USD edged up on the second day of the week; several other currencies including the GBP and Canadian dollar also appreciated against the USD. The safe haven currency CHF also appreciated against the US dollar while the Yen edged down. Gold and silver prices bounced back on Tuesday; finally, crude oil price (WTI) also increased.

Here is a summary of the development of major currencies for April 24th:

Forex Market:

The Euros to US Dollar rose by 0.31% to 1.3197; during the month, the EUROS/USD decreased by 1.1%. Australian Dollar to US Dollar also fell by 0.04% to 1.0315.

The U.S dollar to Canadian dollar declined to 0.987. During April the USD/CAD exchange rate decreased by 1.14%.

The GBP to USD edged up by 0.08% to 1.6144; from the beginning of the month the GBP to USD increased by 0.99%.

Finally, the U.S Dollar/ Yen traded up by 0.17% to 81.32.

Commodities Market:

Gold priced rose on Tuesday by 0.69% to $1,643.8. During April, gold price decreased by 1.68%.

WTI oil price also rose by 0.49% and reached $103.16 per barrel; during the month the WTI edged up by 0.14%.

A Summary of the Changes in Exchange Rates for April 24th:

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

Exchange Rate Forex 2012 EURO USD April 24

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