FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The Dollar is rising around 50 pips after the better than expected February US Retail sales and the revisions of the previous data.

The USD/JPY has risen from the 96.35 to the 96.85 level, breaking the 96.57 resistance, in the first 15 minutes after the data was released. Currently, the pair is trading around the 96.70/85 band.