The dollarâ€™s recent rebound against the euro and sterling was undermined by weak economic data. The reports released earlier today added to burgeoning fears that the US economy is headed toward a recession. A combination of poor housing data and a disappointing Philadelphia Fed survey set the tone for the trading session, with the greenback initially weaker across the board. The reports also fueled expectations for aggressive policy easing from the Fed beyond the largely priced-in 50-bp rate cut anticipated at the end of the month.
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