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Dollar falls vs euro, yen after U.S. jobs data
June 1, 2011 / 12:28 PM / 6 years ago

Dollar falls vs euro, yen after U.S. jobs data

NEW YORK, June 1 (Reuters) - The dollar extended losses against the euro and yen on Wednesday afer a report showed the U.S. private sector created just 38,000 jobs last month, lower than market expectations.

The market’s forecast was for a 175,000 increase.

The euro gained to $1.4425 EUR= against the dollar from about $1.4407 before the data's release. Against the yen, the dollar fell to 80.89 yen JPY= from around 81.28 previously.

For the ADP jobs report, click on [ID:nEAPA10EH0]. ( Reporting by Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss; Editing by W Simon )

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