Major currencies consolidated in today's Asian session ahead of the U.S unemployment rate that is on queue today with forecasts saying unemployment rose to 9.8%. The USDIX that tracks the dollar's strength against a basket of major currencies is fluctuating between a low of 80.44 and a high of 80.59, while it is currently trading around 80.50.
The euro dollar pair is consolidating between a high of 1.3602 and a low of 1.3572, having the union currency trading around 1.3591 between 1.3585 levels and 1.3655 levels. Momentum indicators on the daily charts are supporting the downside, and today's trading range shall be between 1.3720 levels and 1.3525 levels. However, the German factory orders will be released today that will affect the pair.
Regarding the pound dollar pair, is trading between a high of 1.5064 and a low of 1.5021, having the royal currency trading around 1.5035 between 1.5030 levels and 1.5130 levels. Today's trading range may be between 1.5190 levels and 1.4900 levels, while the daily stochastic oscillator on the daily scale is supporting the upside.
Finally, the dollar yen pair is trading between a high of 89.34 and a low of 89.14, and the pair is currently is trading around 89.26 between 88.80 levels and 89.30 levels. The pair may show further inclines according to the daily stochastic oscillators. Today's trading range might be between 89.70 levels and 88.20 levels.