US dollar declines


New York, Dec 23 (IANS) The US dollar edged down against most major currencies on investors’ profit-taking and negative housing data from the country.

In late New York trading on Tuesday, the euro increased to $1.0954 from $1.0921 in the previous session, while the dollar bought 121.04 Japanese yen, lower than 121.05 yen of the previous session, Xinhua reported.