The Australian dollar edged lower today even as economic indicators from Australia and abroad were supportive for the currency. Yesterday’s positive economic data from the United States made traders to prefer the US currency over riskier ones.
Australia — News Archive
October 21st, 2014 at 4:50
The Australian dollar advanced against its US counterpart for the third straight session today and rose against other most-traded currencies as well with the help of positive economic data from China. The Aussie was unable to maintain its rally versus the Japanese yen but kept rising against the greenback and the euro.
October 16th, 2014 at 3:24
The Australian dollar was retreating against its US counterpart today following yesterday’s huge jump. The currency also fell against other major peers even though Australia’s economic data was rather positive.
October 14th, 2014 at 14:34
The Australian dollar was trying to rally earlier during the current trading session but failed and retreated to trade below the opening level as of now. Economic data and comments from central bank’s officials were playing against the currency and contributed to the decline.
October 13th, 2014 at 9:49
The Australian dollar rose as today’s trade data from China was generally well-received by Forex market participants, leading to fairly positive outlook for Australia’s economy that depends on trading with its Asian partner strongly.
October 10th, 2014 at 13:56
Poor economic data from Australia led to the second session of losses for the Australian dollar today. The currency attempted to gain ground but was unsuccessful so far, though it trimmed its losses.
October 07th, 2014 at 11:21
The Australian dollar rallied after the Reserve Bank of Australia refrained from changing its monetary policy during today’s meeting. The gains were not big as the central bank continued to complain about the strength of the currency.
October 06th, 2014 at 12:29
The Australian dollar joined other most traded currencies in a rally against the US dollar today, while positive economic data from Australia allowed the Aussie to rise against its other major counterparts as well.
October 03rd, 2014 at 11:52
The Australian dollar fell against its US counterpart after the gauge of the nation’s service’s sector demonstrated yet another month of decline. The currency also erased its gains versus the Japanese yen that it had made previously.
October 02nd, 2014 at 12:00
The Australian dollar gained today with the help of upbeat economic data from Australia, though the currency is slowly losing its gains as of now. Still, currently the Aussie trades above the opening level.