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Dollar Edges Higher; Downtrend Pauses Ahead of Payrolls By Investing.com

Dollar Edges Higher; Downtrend Pauses Ahead of Payrolls By Investing.com
Dollar Edges Higher; Downtrend Pauses Ahead of Payrolls

com - The dollar edged higher Friday, halting its recent downtrend as Treasury yields pushed higher.Dollar Up, Holds Onto Biggest Gains in Over Two Years as Treasury Yields Rise p By Gina Lee Investing.Treasury yields led to some unwinding.The December figure is expected to show a gain of 71,000 jobs, at 8:30 AM ET (12:30 GMT), which would be far lower than the 245,000 jobs added in November.

Earlier this week, a payroll report by ADP said private businesses cut 123,000 jobs in December, far worse than economists' had expected.com – The dollar was up on Friday morning in Asia, holding onto the biggest gains in over two months as a rise in U.

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