The GBP is the strongest and the AUD is the weakest as NA traders enter for the day

The USD is mixed
As the North American session begins, the GBP is the strongest (for the 2nd dsya running) and the AUD is the weakest (hurt by weaker retail sales and lower trade surplus)  The USD is mixed with gains vs the AUD, offset by modest declines vs teh GBP, EUR and CAD. The USDJPY,