GBP/USD - British Pound US Dollar

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1.6790 +0.0009    (+0.05%)
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Type: Currency
Group: Major
Base: British Pound
Second: US Dollar

  • Prev. Close: 1.6782
  • Bid/Ask: 1.6789 / 1.6792
  • Day's Range: 1.6776 - 1.6806
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GBP/USD Overview

Prev. Close1.6782
Day's Range1.6776 - 1.6806
52 wk Range1.4813 - 1.6842

GBP/USD News & Analysis


U.K. CBI realized sales rise sharply in April
 - Apr 24, 2014
Dollar slips lower against euro, kiwi off highs
 - Apr 24, 2014
Forex - Pound steady against dollar
 - Apr 24, 2014

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Time: Apr 24, 2014 07:03AM (GMT -5:00, DST On)

Economic Calendar

Time Cur. Imp. Event Actual Forecast Previous
Thursday, April 24
06:00   GBP CBI Distributive Trades Survey 30 17 13  
08:30   USD Continuing Jobless Claims   2,750K 2,739K  
08:30   USD Core Durable Goods Orders (MoM)   0.6% 0.1%  
08:30   USD Durable Goods Orders (MoM)   2.0% 2.2%  
08:30   USD Goods Orders Non Defense Ex Air (MoM)   1.5% -1.4%  
08:30   USD Initial Jobless Claims   310K 304K  
08:30   USD Jobless Claims 4-Week Avg.     312.00K  
10:30   USD Natural Gas Storage   42B 24B  
11:00   USD KC Fed Manufacturing     10.00  
13:00   USD 7-Year Note Auction     2.258%  
Friday, April 25
04:30   GBP BBA Mortgage Approvals   48.9K 47.6K  
04:30   GBP Core Retail Sales (MoM)   -0.5% 1.8%  
04:30   GBP Core Retail Sales (YoY)   4.3% 4.2%  
04:30   GBP Retail Sales (YoY)   3.8% 3.7%  
04:30   GBP Retail Sales (MoM)   -0.4% 1.7%  
09:45   USD Services PMI     55.3  
09:55   USD Michigan Consumer Expectations   73.7 73.3  
09:55   USD Michigan Consumer Sentiment   83.0 82.6  
09:55   USD Michigan Current Conditions   97.2 97.1  
09:55   USD Michigan Inflation Expectations     3.1%  
10:30   USD ECRI Weekly Annualized (WoW)     3.8%  

Central Banks

Bank of England (BOE)
Current Rate 0.50%
Chairman Mark Carney
Federal Reserve (FED)
Current Rate 0.00%-0.25%
Chairman Janet L. Yellen
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Latest GBP/USD Comments

Ana Vujanovic
Ana Vujanovic Apr 24, 2014 09:04AM GMT
big players have entered the pound. pound can not go over 16,860, and the euro over the 13870th While the pound falls no growth in the euro and vice versa.

khalid rana
khalid rana Apr 24, 2014 06:39AM GMT
whats wrong with GBP?.

shoril mumba
shoril mumba Apr 23, 2014 01:15PM GMT
Mini downtrend has been confirmed , @1.6790 ,but you can wait for the major downtrend to commence @ 1.6760 its your choice to make.
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