Daily Daily foreign exchange rates for our top 10 currencies & Update #forex #Vancouver February 21, 2019

USDCAD spot rate: 1.3175 - 1.3280 (as at 7:18am PST)

Ranges:

Asia:

1.3180

to

1.3207

Europe:

1.3170

to

1.3190

North America:

1.3163

to

1.3187

Technical Support / Resistance:

S2

S1

R1

R2

1.3100

1.3150

1.3330

1.3370

Key Economic Data Releases:

-Philly Fed mfg -4.1 (14.0 exp.) 17.00 previous

-US initial jobless claims 216k (229k exp.) 239k previous

Event Calendar:

Date

Canada

U.S.A.

Feb 22

Retail sales

Consumer sentiment index

U.S. stocks fell in thin trading, while Treasuries declined as investors grappled with the latest twists in global trade and weaker-than-expected economic data.The S&P 500 headed for its first decline in four sessions as traders weighed headlines showing uneven progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China as a March 1 deadline for more tariffs approaches. Health-care stocks led declines as Johnson & Johnson slid after the company said it received subpoenas from federal prosecutors tied to its talc baby-powder products. Currently, the TSX and the DJIA are both down .35%. EURCAD is up 0.05% trading between 1.4930 and 1.979 . GBPCAD is up 0.20% trading between 1.7161 and 1.7260. JPYCAD is up 0.45% trading between 0.01187 and 0.01192. Gold is down 0.80% trading between $1,330 and $1,341USD/oz , silver is down 1.22% trading between $15.84 and $16.10USD/oz , while oil is down 0.30% trading between $56.85 and $57.48.

Sources: Reuters, Bloomberg, FXStreet, RBC Capital Markets, Bank of Canada, U.S. Federal Reserve, CNBC, Forexlive, CME Group

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