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Sterling Gains 1.65% to $1.2294 -- Data Talk

12/02/2022 | 05:46pm EST

British pound/dollar: 1.2294 dollars per British pound (0.8134 British pound per dollar)


--This week the British pound gained 1.65% vs. the dollar

--Up for four straight weeks

--Up 8.06% over the last four weeks

--Largest four-week percentage gain since Friday, June 12, 2009

--Longest winning streak since the week ending Jan. 14, 2022, when the market rose for four straight weeks

--Up seven of the past eight weeks

--Today the British pound gained 0.31% vs. the dollar

--Up for three straight sessions

--Up 2.87% over the last three sessions

--Largest three-day percentage gain since Monday, Nov. 14, 2022

--Off 17.35% since the pre-Brexit vote level of 1.49 on Thursday, June 23, 2016

--Highest five pm New York rate since Thursday, June 16, 2022

--Off 10.29% from its 52-week high of 1.3704 hit Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022

--Up 15.03% from its 52-week low of 1.0688 hit Monday, Sept. 26, 2022

--Down 7.12% vs the dollar from 52 weeks ago

--Year-to-date the British pound is down 9.12% vs the dollar


Data based on 5 p.m. ET values


Source: Tullett Prebon and Dow Jones Market Data


(END) Dow Jones Newswires

12-02-22 1745ET

Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
AUSTRALIAN DOLLAR / BRITISH POUND (AUD/GBP) 0.69% 0.5767 Delayed Quote.2.01%
BRITISH POUND / US DOLLAR (GBP/USD) -0.03% 1.2022 Delayed Quote.-0.43%
CANADIAN DOLLAR / BRITISH POUND (CAD/GBP) 0.18% 0.619871 Delayed Quote.1.57%
CANADIAN DOLLAR / US DOLLAR (CAD/USD) 0.22% 0.74511 Delayed Quote.1.04%
EURO / BRITISH POUND (EUR/GBP) -0.02% 0.89168 Delayed Quote.1.20%
EURO / US DOLLAR (EUR/USD) -0.07% 1.07213 Delayed Quote.0.81%
INDIAN RUPEE / BRITISH POUND (INR/GBP) -0.01% 0.010053 Delayed Quote.1.07%
INDIAN RUPEE / US DOLLAR (INR/USD) -0.01% 0.012086 Delayed Quote.0.62%
NEW ZEALAND DOLLAR / US DOLLAR (NZD/USD) 0.19% 0.63221 Delayed Quote.-0.36%
US DOLLAR / BRITISH POUND (USD/GBP) 0.01% 0.831808 Delayed Quote.0.43%
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