*Canadian dollar ends at C $1.3120, or 76.22 U.S. cents. *Loonie touches a nearly one-week low at C $1.3168. Gains for the Canadian dollar came even as prices of oil, one of Canada's major exports, fell.
The dollar fell against the Japanese yen following a weekend of headlines relating to President Trump's executive orders on immigration.
*Canadian dollar at C $1.3136, or 76.13 U.S. cents. *Loonie touches a nearly one-week low at C $1.3168. Canada said it would offer temporary residency to any travelers stranded by the U.S. ban.
TORONTO, Jan 27- The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S. counterpart on Friday as oil fell and investors braced for a speech next week by Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz, while the greenback extended its recovery against a basket of major currencies. "I still think the market is looking for dollar-CAD to try and resume its upside and maybe there is a...
The dollar rose against the yen, once again buoyed by expectations that President Trump would deliver on his campaign promise.
A further fall in the price of the Mexican peso Thursday has left market participants cautious on where the currency could be heading next.
The dollar hit a session high against the Mexican peso after Mexico's president said he would not attend a meeting with Donald Trump.
*Loonie touches its strongest since Jan. 18 at C $1.3062. TORONTO, Jan 25- The Canadian dollar strengthened to a one-week high against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday as investor fears of a more unfavorable trade outlook for Canada abated and the greenback suffered broader losses. But Canadian officials are convinced Mexico will suffer the most damage from...
The dollar tumbled to a 7-week low on worries that President Donald Trump was focusing too much on protectionism and isolationism.
U.S. President Donald Trump needs to be clearer about his fiscal policies so one can better understand what may happen to the U.S. dollar, a currencies strategist told CNBC on Wednesday.
The dollar firmed against the yen and euro, after several days of losses in the wake of President Donald Trump's inaugural speech.
*Canadian dollar at C $1.3201, or 75.75 U.S. cents. *Loonie touches its strongest since Jan. 18 at C $1.3200. TORONTO, Jan 24- The Canadian dollar strengthened against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday, helped by higher oil prices and the prospect of advanced construction of the Keystone XL pipeline.
The dollar fell to a low against a currency basket on Monday, weighed by concerns about the early days of Donald Trump's administration.
TORONTO, Jan 20- The Canadian dollar pared earlier losses following weaker-than-expected inflation and retail sales data, to finish little changed against its U.S. counterpart on Friday. And when that didn't happen, for all intents the market feels as though it was ready to call it a week, "said Brad Schruder, director, foreign exchange sales at BMO Capital Markets.
The dollar edged lower in choppy trading on Friday as investors found few reasons to make big bets on the U.S. currency.
The dollar climbed on Thursday as solid U.S. data reinforced a theme of robust U.S. economic growth.
*Loonie touches its weakest since Jan. 4 at C $1.3324. TORONTO, Jan 19- The Canadian dollar weakened to a two-week low against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday, one day after the Bank of Canada left the door open to cutting interest rates, as broader gains for the greenback offset higher oil prices and firm domestic data. Prices of oil, one of Canada's major exports,...
Investors eyed an upcoming speech by the head of the Federal Reserve and U.S. inflation data for clues on the path of interest rates.
*Loonie touches weakest since Jan. 11 at C $1.3235. TORONTO, Jan 18- The Canadian dollar weakened to a one-week low against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday as oil fell and Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz kept alive prospects of an interest rate cut. The remark pressured the loonie to its weakest since Jan. 11 at C $1.3235 to the greenback.
TORONTO, Jan 18- The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday, paring some recent gains ahead of a Bank of Canada interest rate decision as oil fell and the greenback rebounded against a basket of major currencies. At 8:55 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3111 to the greenback, or 76.27 U.S. cents, weaker than Tuesday's close...