Visa profit beats estimates as holiday shopping drives rebound

© Reuters. View shows Visa credit cards By Noor Zainab Hussain (Reuters) – Visa Inc (NYSE:) beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Thursday, as its customers shopped online during Christmas and New Year holidays, driving a recovery in payment volumes from the coronavirus-induced slump. A surge in online shopping helped the world’s biggest […]

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U.S. shoppers grab last-minute holiday gifts, pick up online orders in-store

© Reuters. Shoppers wait in line outside a Bath and Body Works retail store, as the global outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in Brooklyn, New York By Melissa Fares NEW YORK (Reuters) -Many U.S. holiday shoppers, wary of spending time in stores during the latest surge of COVID-19 cases and nervous about packages […]

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Forex- U.S. Dollar Struggles to Gain Ground on Holiday Trading

The dollar was unmoved on Friday. Investing.com – The U.S. dollar edged down against a basket of other currencies on Friday in a thinly traded day as major markets in the U.S. and Europe were closed for Easter weekend. The , which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted basket of six major currencies, fell […]

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Forex – Dollar flat as U.S. holiday keeps trade thin

© Reuters. Dollar flat as U.S. holiday keeps trade thin Investing.com – The dollar was little changed against a basket of the other major currencies on Monday, holding above last week’s six-and-a-half month lows with U.S. financial markets closed for the Memorial Day holiday. The , which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted basket […]

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Forex – Canadian dollar edges lower in thin holiday trade

© Reuters. Canadian dollar edges lower in thin holiday trade Investing.com – The Canadian dollar was a touch lower against its U.S. counterpart on Monday as trade volumes remained thin with financial markets in the U.S. closed for the Memorial Day holiday. edged up to 1.3451 by 09.27 ET and was trading in a range […]

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