Biggest % gainers: USD/CAD up 0.55%, EUR/CAD on CAD on mild CAD weakness. Nothing up big-time.
Biggest % losers:This is where the momentum is... AUD/JPY down 1.62%, EUR/JPY down 1.08%, USD/JPY, CHF/JPY on fairly strong yen move. Japan is coming off of a bank holiday and the yen has rallied almost ever since.
Abu Dhabi buys a 10% stake in the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship).
Oil $80.88 one of the reasons why CAD is weak this morning...oil (CAD Trade Deficit is the other).
Alcoa announced weaker earnings...blamed things like the weaker dollar to euro (stronger EUR/USD) exchange rate as part of the reason for the weaker earnings.
KB Homes reports 1st quarterly profit since 2007.
Tiffany's boosts profit forecasts.
More Greece & EU problems weighing on the EUR today: Jan. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Greek bonds fell after the European Commission said there have been severe irregularities in the nations statistical data, leaving the accuracy of the European Unions largest budget deficit in doubt.
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