Money Saving Tips

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Value of the Dollar, and Stocks


The value of the United States dollar has been changing since 2002, but has gone up vs. the euro. Between 2002-2008, the U.S. dollar fell 40% in value. It went back up 22% in 2008, but fell another 20% in 2009. In 2010, it has risen 6% against the euro. In 2002, a euro was worth 87 cents vs $1.35 on April 17, 2010.

Dow -22.82/-0.23% 10,043.75
Nasdaq -2.60/-0.12% 2,210.95
S&P +0.38/+0.04% 1,074.03

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