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Forex: EUR/USD indifferent after Spanish data

FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The shared currency posted no reaction after the Spanish unemployment rose to 27.6% during the first quarter, exceeding the median at 26.5% and higher than the previous 26.02%.

There are no more data in the euro zone, while the weekly report on the US labour market is due across the pond. Market consensus expects Initial Claims to fall a tad to 351K in the week ended on April 13 from 352K in the previous reading.

At the moment, the pair is up 0.23% at 1.3045.
Next resistance levels line up at 1.3062 (hourly highs Apr.25) followed by 1.3063 (MA55d) and finally 1.3085 (high Apr.23).
On the flip side, a break below 1.2997 (MA21d) would expose 1.2954 (low Apr.24) and then 1.2944 (MA200d).

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