Investing.com - Manufacturing activity in the U.S. rose more than expected in June, according to an industry report released on Monday, bolstering optimism over the U.S. economy.
Investing.com - The U.S. dollar pared gains against its Canadian counterpart on Monday, as higher oil prices lent support to Canadian dollar, although trading volumes were expected to be thin with Canadian markets closed for Canada Day and ahead of Independence Day in the U.S. on Tuesday.
Oil extended the longest run of gains this year as U.S. drilling slowed after a record expansion.
Sterling slipped back below $1.30 on Monday after weaker-than-expected data from Britain's manufacturing sector led investors to think twice about whether the Bank of England will raise interest rates this year.
Next trading day's important events
- USDJPY: 113.16
- EURUSD: 1.1372
- S&P 500: 2437.12
- NASDAQ: 6152.52