December 11, 2013
US dollar up one cent to 5.78 pesos, BA stocks edge up 0.8%
The US dollar saw a slight rise in BA City exchange houses and banks at 5.73 pesos (buying price) and 5.79 pesos (selling price). Last week, greenbacks accumulated a 3-cent and a half percent hike confirming the upward trend, with a 16.4 percent increase compared to the same period last year.
The so called “cave dollar” was reaching 9.48 pesos (selling price).
Meanwhile, BA stocks closed today up 0.8 percent. The Merval benchmark stock index finished trading at 4838.54 points.