Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, discusses why the direction of the peso indicates markets are pricing in a win for Hillary Clinton.
Dollar/peso started strong but pulled back, suggesting that the Trump tape resulted in an overreaction in markets, says Macquarie's Nizam Idris.
The second presidential debate did not move the needle much on dollar/peso, suggesting an unchanged election outlook, says Divya Devesh, Asia FX strategist at StanChart.
The higher the chance of a Trump presidency, the lower the Mexican peso goes, says Elias Haddad, senior currency strategist at Commonwealth Bank.
The sterling tripped lower, while the dollar slipped on news of unexpectedly weak U.S. job growth in September.
The dollar gained against a basket of currencies on Thursday, hitting its strongest level in two months.
The dollar was little changed as upbeat data on U.S. services sector offset a weaker-than-expected report on private job growth.
The sterling stumbled against the dollar on fears over the fallout of Britain's looming exit from the European Union.
Sterling fell against the dollar after a deadline was set for the start of the formal process that will split Britain from the EU.
The euro erased losses against the dollar after hitting a nine-day low on reduced concerns surrounding Deutsche Bank's health.
The U.S. dollar hit an eight-day high against the yen on Thursday on reduced appetite for the safe-haven currency.
The U.S. dollar hit a roughly five-month low after OPEC sources told Reuters the producing group agreed to reduce its oil output.
Traders should buy the Mexican peso if USD/MXN breaks above 20, even if Banco de Mexico cuts rates on Thursday, says Saxo Bank Group's Adam Reynolds.
The Mexican peso will likely only be distorted by U.S. election news in the short-term, says Nordea Markets' Jesper Bargmann.
The Mexican peso has room to weaken further against the dollar so traders should wait for it, says Triogem Asset Management's Tim Seymour.
The dollar rose against the euro after concerns surrounding Deutsche Bank caused general unease over Europe's banking sector.
Based on analysts' take on the market reaction, Hillary Clinton appears to be the winner of the first presidential debate.
If the Mexican peso is any indication, the foreign exchange market seems pretty sure Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton beat her opponent.
The futures market and the uptick in the Mexican peso suggest the market is cheering Clinton's performance, says HSBC Private Bank's Fan Cheuk Wan.
The dollar fell against the yen after comments from a top BOJ official and uncertainty from impending U.S. presidential debate.