FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - US stocks is slightly lower on Friday session as earnings reports weren't too bad to easy the confidence market. Europe is closing its session on the green side. USD is rising across the board and EUR is under pressure on Trichet's comments.
Down Jones is falling 0.21%, losing 16.72 pts, but holding the 8.000 level. Nasdaq 100 declines 0.81% and the S&P500 falls 0.24% on the day.
On the European side, Eurostoxx 40 has risen 1.13%, AEX has posted 1.67% higher, CAC 40 increases 1.27%, DAX XETRA advances 1.12% and the IBEX 35 close the Friday's session with a 0.90% increases.
US Reuters/Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index rises to 61.9 points in April from 57.3 pts in March, a better result than market expectations of 58.5 pts to April.
USD/JPY has fallen to 98.72 after breaking 98.80 support, currently, the pair is trading around 98.85/95 range. USD/CHF has risen 1.60% along the day to the currently 1.1655, before the pair was traded at 1.1689, 4-week high.
EUR/USD is falling around 1.15% to test the 1.3030 support and GBP/USD has fallen 0.90% along the day to be traded below the 1.4800 level.
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