Eur/usd - 1.3986...Despite y'day's rally to 1.4074 (stops at 1.4050 were triggered) on massive short-covering n improved risk appetite (lower-than-expected U.S. jobless claims was one of the factors behind the sharp rise in N.Y. trading), euro has retreated fm there on profit taking n further consolidation is seen in Asia. Bids fm various accounts are reported at 1.3950 n 1.3900/10 with stops building up below latter lvl. On the upside, offers fm funds are tipped at 1.4020/30 with stops likely to emerge further out at 1.4075/80...