FXstreet.com (Córdoba) - Stocks ended mostly lower in the U.S. after a surprise slid in consumer confidence for the second month in a row. The Dow Jones rose 0.08% and close at 9,876. The Nasdaq lost 1.28% and the S&P500 fell 0.40%. Dollar is consolidating gains against EUR and CHF.

EUR/USD is hovering around 1.4800, falling for the third day in a row. The pair rebounded at 1.4770 (intra-day low) but failed to consolidate above 1.4800.

USD/JPY fell to 91.70 during the American session and currently trades at 91.79/82, 0.43% below today's opening price. The Yen is also stronger against the Euro and the Swiss Franc.

Cable is rising against the Dollar but moved away from the highs. GBP/USD peaked at 1.6438 but failed to hold above 1.6400 and weakened. The pair fell from the highs finding support at 1.6300.