Price of the dollar today, Wednesday, February 17, exchange rate

Today Wednesday 17 February 2021 the price of the dollar is at $ 20.31 Mexican pesos, according to real-time information from about the exchange rate. This morning the Mexican peso started the session again with a depreciation of 16.3 cents.

Already during the session yesterday, the Mexican peso closed the session with a fall of 1.0% in its value against the dollar, which meant that during the session on Tuesday the national currency was the most depreciated in the world.

According to Banco Base, the strength that the dollar has shown in recent days is due to the increase in the yield rates issued by Treasury bonds in the domestic market of the United States.

Among investors, Mexico continues to have a higher perception of risk, which translates into losses for the Mexican peso against the dollar.

The country has not shown the ability to control Covid-19 outbreaks and vaccination is slow compared to other countries in the world.

Dollar price in real time:

Regarding the management of the pandemic, the United States government reported that vaccination days would not be as fast as estimated.

This is due to the limited supply of vaccines against Covid-19 and the problems for their distribution, which means that the immunization schedule has to be extended until the end of May or June.

Regarding the euro, it is priced at $ 24.46 pesos, for $ 28.14 pesos of the pound sterling overall average.

Oil price in real time:

The price of a barrel of West Textas Intermediate (WTI) oil fell during the last hours, although it remains close to 60 dollars per barrel.

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