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The dollar stepped backbut held close to a two-week peak as investors focused on the pace of the U.S. Federal Reserve's coming interest rate hikes.
The dollar made broad-based gains, recovering some ground after several weeks of selling that brought the greenback to more attractive levels.
The dollar clawed its way higher, recovering from almost four-month lows reached late last week on another surprisingly bad round of U.S. data.
The recently interrupted bull-run in the dollar has weighed heavily on company dividends, with global pay-outs slumping.
Barnabas Gan, analyst at OCBC, says government spending and improved tourist arrivals in Thailand have failed to offset slower growth in private consumption and exports.
Kobsidthi Silpachai, head of Capital Markets Research at Kasikornbank, outlines the weaknesses in Thailand's domestic economy.
Jeffrey Halley, head of Trading, Asia at Saxo Capital Markets, says below-view data will likely keep the Thai bath on the back foot and advises investors to short the currency against the euro or the yen.
The dollar fell to a 3-month low against the euro as disappointing data on factory activity and consumer sentiment spurred doubts about recovery.
The U.S. dollar traded lower against a currency basket after downward producer price data challenged hopes for better U.S. economic growth.
Venezuela’s black market exchange rate weakened below a key level on Thursday, as the bolivar’s decline steepened in the face of hyperinflation and a rapidly shrinking economy.
The U.S. dollar hit a more than three-month low against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday after weaker-than-expected U.S. retail sales data.
Fund managers invested in U.S. markets are still expecting the dollar to return to strength, with euro dollar parity still very much on the cards.
The dollar rose against the euro on renewed worries over a Greek exit from the eurozone, while the New Zealand dollar plunged against the greenback.
The dollar gained against the euro as a mixed U.S. jobs report stoked uncertainty over the health of the U.S. economy.
The dollar recovered against the euro after German bund yields retreated from their highs for the year.
The euro hit a ten-week peak, tracking European bond yields higher and benefiting from a sell-off in the dollar after weak U.S. jobs data
Thailand's baht has long out-muscled regional peers, but amid a stumbling economy, the central bank has pulled the plug on supporting the currency.
The dollar fell from three-week highs against the yen and one-week peaks versus the euro.
The dollar edged higher in thin trading after a two-week drop tied to data suggesting the U.S. economy might be stabilizing.
The dollar touched a two-week high against the yen on Friday and rose from a two-month low versus a basket of major currencies.