Euro Mixed Before Eurozone Retail Sales
At 5.00 am ET Thursday, Eurostat is set to issue euro area
retail sales data for July. Economists forecast sales to rise 1.5
percent on month, following a 5.7 percent rise in June.
Ahead of the data, the euro traded mixed against its major
rivals. While the euro held steady against the franc, it recovered
against the rest of major rivals.
The euro was worth 1.1832 against the greenback, 125.72 against
the yen, 1.0785 against the franc and 0.8890 against the pound as
of 4:55 am ET.