FXstreet.com (CÃ³rdoba) - Markets soared today in the U.S. Dow Jones gain 215 points finishing at 8426. S&P Index rose 3.40% and had the highest close since January at 907.20. Optimism increase after a good housing report and also an increase in construction spending for the first time after six months. Also crude oil futures had a great day, closing at $54.40 a barrel (five-month high).
European currencies where among the winners of today session. EUR/USD rallied today and gained more than 150 pips during the American session. The pair now is testing again the zone around 1.3400. A close near this level would be the highest since April 6. Next resistance levels lie at 1.3425 (today high) and 1.3450.
USD/CHF fell during the American session 140 pips. The pair reach a day low at 1.1249 (lowest since April 3); now is at 1.1265 down 0.75% for the day. At 1.1290 the pair can find resistance and support levels to the downside are located at 1.1260 and 1.1240 (April 6 lows).
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