The Canadian dollar rose against the US dollar and the Japanese yen, but fell versus the euro today. Macroeconomic data from Canada was mixed today, while specialists expect that tomorrow’s employment report should be very good.
February 06th, 2014 at 19:48
February 05th, 2014 at 16:28
Canadian dollar is pulling back a little bit after gaining earlier. Loonie was higher earlier as economic optimism returned to Canada, and a lowered risk of interest rate cuts. However, after seeing some gains, the Canadian dollar is pulling back as risk aversion returns to markets and as traders take some profits.
January 31st, 2014 at 22:37
The Canadian dollar rose today, rallying for the second session against the US dollar and the euro, as the nation’s economy continued to grow in November. At the same time, the currency retreated versus the Japanese yen following yesterday’s advance.
January 30th, 2014 at 14:07
Loonie is struggling to regain some of the ground it lost in earlier trading against the greenback. However, there isn’t a lot to support the Canadian dollar right now, and so it is expected to continue to struggle. The Canadian dollar is expected to perhaps drop as far as 85 cents against the US dollar by the middle of 2014.
January 25th, 2014 at 19:04
The Canadian dollar slid this week as the Bank of Canada left its hawkish stance and may even lower interest rates. Wide-spread risk aversion on the Forex market added to the losses of the currency.
January 22nd, 2014 at 15:56
The Canadian dollar sank today, dropping to new multi-year lows versus the US dollar and the euro, after the central bank maintained its key overnight rate unchanged and signaled that an interest rate cut is possible.
January 22nd, 2014 at 0:33
The Canadian dollar dropped yesterday, falling below 1.10 against the US dollar for the first time in more than four years, and retained its weakness today. Traders were largely pessimistic about the currency ahead of the central bank’s meeting and fundamentals did not help to alleviate this sentiment.
January 17th, 2014 at 14:50
The Canadian dollar continues to weaken in Forex trading, but not everyone is upset about that. There are some who think that the weaker loonie could be a help to the Canadian economy.
January 16th, 2014 at 13:57
Canadian dollar is inching higher against its major counterparts, gaining ground as Forex traders consider their positions, and as the situation changes for the currency. Loonie is finding a little support ahead of next week’s BoC meeting, but general weakness is likely to remain.
January 14th, 2014 at 14:02
The Canadian dollar got a little bump on Monday, following the release of the Bank of Canada’s business outlook survey. However, the small gains were short-lived as economic realities and monetary policy divergence send the loonie lower against most majors today.