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Forex: EUR/USD flatlined around 1.3155/60

FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The euro is extending its overnight consolidation around the area of 1.3155/60 on Thursday, ahead of the ECB Monthly Report due later.
Chinese data failed to spark another rally in the risk-associated assets, after consumer prices rose 2.4% over the last twelve months, a tad above expectations.

Extremely light docket in the euro area todays, as the Spanish Industrial Output and Greek Unemployment Rate are only due. Across the pond, the weekly report on the labour market expects Initial Claims to rise 11K in the week ended on May 3.

At the moment, the cross is up 0.02% at 1.3155 and a break above 1.3220 (high May 2) would expose 1.3243 (high May 1) and finally 1.3319 (high Feb.25).
On the other hand, support levels line up at 1.3068 (low May 7) ahead of 1.3052 (low May 6) and then 1.3033 (low May 3).

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