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Peso ends flat vs dollar

THE PESO closed flat against the dollar on Monday amid “strong” appetite for the US currency despite trading weaker overnight.

Peso weakens on fears of delayed trade war resolution

THE peso declined further against the dollar on Friday, following reports of delays in a meeting between US President Donald J. Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Peso weakens in ‘muted’ trading session

THE PESO weakened against the dollar on Thursday amid “muted” trading as market players await catalysts.

Peso rebounds on selling

THE PESO rebounded against the dollar on Wednesday as agent banks sold their dollars to temper market volatility.

Peso plunges to six-week low vs dollar

THE PESO plunged to a six-week low against the dollar following statements from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin E. Diokno about slashing banks’ reserve requirement ratio (RRR) quarterly.

Peso rises versus dollar on weak US labor data

THE PESO strengthened slightly against the dollar on Monday due to weak labor data in the US and amid “very quiet” trading.

Peso to move within slim range on US data, dim global...

THE PESO is expected to move sideways against the dollar this week as weaker-than-expected labor data may offset negative sentiment due to increasing signs of slowing global growth.

Peso drops to two-week low on weak global growth prospects

THE PESO slipped to two-week low versus the dollar on Friday, reeling from negative market sentiment following a dimmer global outlook from the European Central Bank (ECB).

Peso inches up vs dollar

THE PESO appreciated slightly against the dollar on Thursday on the back of hawkish statements from a US Federal Reserve official.

Peso recovers as Diokno eyes RRR cuts

THE PESO rebounded against the dollar on Wednesday as remarks from newly appointed Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin E. Diokno quelled market uncertainties.

Peso plunges on BSP chief pick

THE PESO plunged against the dollar on Tuesday, dragged by market uncertainty following the appointment of Budget Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno as the new Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) chief.

Peso declines on profit taking

THE PESO depreciated slightly against the dollar on Monday as market players took profit following the local unit’s rally last week.

Peso flat after strong US GDP, possible BSP intervention

THE peso was flat against the dollar on Friday following stronger-than-expected economic data in the United States, triggering speculation of central bank intervention in the market.

Peso climbs to fresh peak vs dollar

THE PESO climbed further to hit a fresh nine-month high versus the dollar on Thursday amid continued optimism on the trade negotiations between the United States and China.

Peso rises to P51:$1 level

THE PESO climbed further against the dollar, closing the session at the P51 level, ahead of a meeting between the United States and North Korea.

Peso rises to nine-month high

THE PESO strengthened to a nine-month high against the dollar on Tuesday on the back of developments in the trade negotiations between the United States and China.

Peso to climb on US-China deal

THE PESO is expected to strengthen against the dollar this week due to positive developments in the US-China trade relations.

Peso climbs ahead on hawkish comments from Guinigundo

THE PESO strengthened versus the dollar on Friday, buoyed by hawkish comments from a central bank official and offshore inflows ahead of the sale of retail Treasury bonds next week.

Peso weakens anew versus dollar

THE PESO dropped against the dollar on Thursday after news of a Chinese port banning Australian coal imports hit the latter’s currency.

Peso climbs on dovish Fed bets

THE PESO strengthened to a one-month high against the dollar on Wednesday on stronger bets of “dovish” US Federal Reserve policy minutes.

Peso rises ahead of Fed minutes

THE PESO strengthened further against the dollar on Tuesday on heavy greenback selling ahead of the release of the minutes of the US Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting.

Peso climbs on US-China talks

THE PESO strengthened against the dollar on Monday as the market was optimistic on developments in US-China trade relations.

Peso likely to climb on US data, Fed minutes

THE PESO is seen to strengthen against the dollar this week following the release of weak US data before the weekend as well as the anticipated dovish signals from the US Federal Reserve.

Peso weakens further as dollar bucks weak retail data

THE peso declined further against the dollar on Friday as market participants pushed the US currency higher despite disappointing retail sales data in the US.

Peso plunges vs dollar

THE PESO plunged against the dollar on Thursday propelled by optimism on the US-China trade negotiations.

Peso weakens ahead of US inflation data

THE PESO weakened against the greenback on Wednesday, even as it breached the P51 level intraday, as market players awaited the release of US inflation data.

Peso recovers against dollar on ‘slightly better’ trade data

THE PESO recovered against the dollar on Tuesday following the resumption of trade talks between the United States and China as well as the country’s “slightly better” December trade data.

Peso briefly touches P51:$1 level

THE PESO declined against the dollar on Monday, even as it brushed the P51 to $1 level intraday, as investors flocked to safer currencies amid uncertainty in the trade negotiations between the United States and China.

Peso climbs to three-week high

THE PESO strengthened to a three-week high on Friday, buoyed by cues from the central bank that inflation is on its way down and that dollar reserves have recovered.

Peso drops ahead of BSP

THE PESO weakened a tad against the dollar on Thursday as investors awaited the result of the central bank’s policy meeting.

Peso climbs ahead of BSP meet

THE PESO recovered against the dollar on Wednesday ahead of likely upbeat signals from the central bank’s monetary policy meeting.

Peso slumps on strong US jobs report

THE PESO slumped against the dollar on Monday as the greenback strengthened across the board following upbeat US employment data as well as Wall Street’s rally.

Peso drops after Wall Street rally

THE peso declined on Friday as the dollar recovered following the Wall Street rally amid the release of upbeat corporate earnings.

Peso climbs to two-week high as US central bank turns dovish

THE PESO strengthened to hit a two-week high on Thursday, as the dollar weakened after the US central bank sent dovish signals following its first policy meeting of the year, dampening sentiment on the greenback.

Peso strengthens further

THE PESO strengthened further against the dollar on Wednesday as investors continued to price in expectations of a dovish US Federal Reserve as its latest policy review concludes.

Peso rebounds vs dollar

THE PESO rebounded on Tuesday as the dollar weakened due to the strong euro and ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s policy meeting.

Peso weakens slightly

THE PESO declined a tad on Monday as the dollar recovered from heavy selling over the weekend following the reopening of the US government after a one-month shutdown.

Peso to rise ahead of Fed review

THE PESO is seen to strengthen against the dollar this week as market players expect the US Federal Reserve to keep its benchmark rates unchanged.

Peso rebounds, tracking Asian currencies

THE PESO recovered on Friday to log its best showing in a week, tracking other currencies in the region that strengthened versus the dollar.

Peso seen to strengthen this year on easing inflation expectations

THE PESO is seen to strengthen against the dollar this year propelled by declining crude prices and decelerating domestic inflation, a foreign exchange research firm said.

Peso drops on weak GDP report

THE PESO declined against the dollar anew on Thursday following weaker-than-expected Philippine growth data released yesterday.

Peso rebounds ahead of GDP

THE PESO recovered against the dollar on Thursday from a one-month low the previous session following a negative development in US-China trade talks and amid market optimism due ahead of the release of the Philippine economic growth data.

Peso weakens further on fears of slowdown in global growth

THE PESO declined anew against the dollar on Tuesday, touching the P53-per-dollar level intraday, amid persistent safe-haven demand following the downward revision of the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) global growth forecast.

Peso plunges on China

THE PESO plunged further against the dollar to a one-month low yesterday, dragged by renewed concerns of a global growth slowdown due to slower Chinese economic growth.

Peso may weaken ahead of GDP

THE PESO will likely weaken a tad against the dollar this week amid mixed geopolitical and economic signals abroad, as investors await the release of gross domestic product (GDP) growth data.