FXstreet.com (Córdoba) - The Dollar is rising further against EUR, CHF and currencies tied to commodities. Gold and oil are falling on a stronger dollar. The metal trades at $1,111 an ounce, the lowest level in 4 weeks. Crude oil is back below $70 a barrel and fell to a fresh 2-month low.
EUR/USD trades below 1.4600 for the first time since October 5. The pair is collapsing and has fallen almost 200 pips from 1.4775 to 1.4585 (intra-day low). USD/CHF jumped above 1.0300 to 1.0370. Gold has fallen more than $30 in the last hour hit by a stronger Dollar.
Stocks in the U.S. are mix. The Dow Jones is rising 0.22% but the Nasdaq is falling 0.35%. Long term U.S. treasuries are collapsing. The yield in 10-year and 30-year notes rose to the highest levels in months.