Rupee opens 3 paise higher against dollar at 66.74

On June 7, the rupee had gained 20 paise to close at a fresh three-week high of 66.77 on sustained selling of the dollar.

By: PTI | Mumbai | Published: June 8, 2016 10:53:55 am
Indian rupee, Rupee news, Raghuram Rajan, RBI, Sensex, Sensex today, Today Sensex, Today Markets, Markets today, Markets, RBI, Monsoon forecast, Rainfall, Monsoon, Asia markets, India markets, Bombay Stock Exchange, BSE, NSE, Nifty, Business news, Stock price today, Stock prices, Markets live, Market news, FMCG, Japan, China, Hang Seng, Nikkei, Shanghai, Shanghai Composite Index, Dow Jones Rupee appreciates by 3 paise to 66.74 against the dollar in early trade.

The rupee appreciated by 3 paise to 66.74 against the dollar in early trade on June 8 on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amid higher foreign inflows.

Forex dealers said a weakening dollar against some currencies overseas and a higher opening in domestic equities kept the rupee rising.

On June 7, the rupee had gained 20 paise to close at a fresh three-week high of 66.77 on sustained selling of the American unit amid strong recovery in domestic equities.

Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex rose 95.74 points or 0.35 per cent to 27,105.41 in early session today.

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