FXstreet.com (Córdoba) - The Dollar is rising sharply across the board favor by better-than-expected retail sales in the U.S. during November. USD/CHF jumped from 1.0245 to trade above 1.0300. The pair peaked so far at 1.0310, reaching the highest price since November 3. Greenback is hovering around 1.0300 and trades 0.40% above today's opening price. The next resistance lie at 1.0335/40 (Nov 3 high).

U.S. Retail sales have increased at a 1.3% pace in November, beating expert's forecasts of a 0.6% advance, while, excluding automobiles, retail sales have advanced 1.2% on the month.