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Dollar at 6-month highs vs. yen after U.S. data The dollar rose to six month highs against the yen on Wednesday and pulled back from one month lows against the euro following the release of a batch of mostly upbeat U.S. economic... Read >>

Gold trims gains as investors digest flurry of U.S. data Gold prices trimmed gains on Wednesday, as investors digested a flurry of mixed U.S. economic data. Market players have closely been looking out for U.S. data reports recently to... Read >>

U.S. oil futures maintain losses after bearish supply data U.S. oil futures held on to steep losses on Wednesday, after a government report showed that U.S. oil supplies rose more than expected last week. On the New York Mercantile Exchange,... Read >>

Forex - GBP/USD remains near 10-month highs, U.K. data still supports The pound remained near 10 month highs against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, after the release of positive U.S. data, as a report showing that the rate of growth in the U.K. economy... Read >>

Forex - EUR/USD pares gains after upbeat U.S. data The euro trimmed gains against the dollar on Wednesday, easing back from one month highs after the release of upbeat U.S. data on manufacturing and consumer sentiment. EUR USD was up... Read >>

Natural gas futures fluctuate near 5-month high ahead of supply data Natural gas futures fluctuated near a five month high on Wednesday, as market participants looked ahead to closely watched U.S. supply data due later in the day to gauge the strength... Read >>

U.S. Michigan consumer sentiment index revised up to 75.1 in November Consumer sentiment in the U.S. rose more than initially expected in November, fuelling optimism over the economic outlook, official data showed on Wednesday. The report was released... Read >>

Chicago PMI falls to 63.0 in November, above expectations for 60.0 Manufacturing activity in the Chicago area expanded at a faster rate than expected in November, easing concerns over U.S. economic growth, industry data showed on Wednesday. In a... Read >>

U.S. stocks open higher after mixed data; Dow Jones up 0.05% U.S. stocks opened higher in thin trade on Wednesday, ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday as markets eyed the release of upcoming U.S. data after investors shrugged off mixed economic... Read >>

Forex - USD/CAD hits 5-month highs in early trade The U.S. dollar rose to five month highs against the Canadian dollar on in thin trade on Wednesday ahead of Thursday's U.S. Thanksgiving holiday, as sharply lower crude oil prices... Read >>