Since the summer of 2014, the USD has appreciated over 25 percent against a basket of currencies. Foreign exchange rates often make large and sudden moves, but the size and speed of this recent shift seems to have caught many executives and investors by surprise.
A relatively strong US economy should be good news for US businesses. But, ironically, a strong USD also impacts many firms negatively by lowering the value, in USD, of their non-USD earnings.
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