FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The Dollar has edged up against some of its rivals on the back of U.S. retail sales increase; 1.4% up in October, well above the 0.9% increase expected, and following a 2.3% downwardly revised decline in September.

EUR/USD reversal from 1.4995 high extended about 25 pips lower, as the Euro fell from 1.4965 to 1.4940, although the pair returned to 1.4955 shortly afterwards.

GBP/USD has remained steady at levels around 1.6720, after bouncing at 1.6670 intra-day low, while the USD/JPY has remained little moved, trading in a range from 89.40 to 89.75.