Euro Falls To $1.1180 After ADP Report

By Joseph AdinolfiMarketWatch Pulse

The dollar strengthened against the euro Wednesday after payroll processor ADP estimated that the U.S. private sector added 200,000 new jobs in September. Economists were expecting an increase of about 190,000 vs. a revised 186,000 gain in August. The euro fell to $1.1180 from $.1.1220 shortly beforehand. The dollar edged lower to 120.16 yen from 120.24 yen. The British pound rose to $1.5170 from $1.5155.

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