The Dolar blue starts this Friday, November 18 at $303 to purchase Y $307 for sale in the Buenos Aires City. It continues at maximum levels of the last three months. On the previous day it dropped $1.
In this way, the gap with the dollar wholesaler it is located in 88.59%.
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Meanwhile, the solidarity dollar or savings (official plus taxes that make it more expensive by 65%) operates at $279.26 at Banco Nación (BNA). While the dollar card, to which the AFIP The perception of Profits increased in July and makes it more expensive by 75% -the PAIS tax is added-, it is listed at $296.19.
That because the official dollar (without taxes) is listed at $161.25 for the purchase and $169.25 for sale on the screens of Bank of the Argentine Nation (BNA). Thus, it accumulates an increase of $6.75 so far in November.
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The prices of the different alternatives to access dollars in Argentina are the following:
- Dollar blue: $307;
- Dollar official: $169.25;
- Dollar solidarity: $279.26;
- Dollar card: $296.19;
- Dollar Qatar: $338.50;
- Dollar wholesale: $162.78;
- Dollar MEP: $315.77;
- Dollar CCL: $335.91;
- Dollar Crypto: $320.20.
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The price of the blue dollar in the last 30 days
In the second week of November, the blue dollar moved up and marked a $4 advance against the previous week.
In the first days of November, the blue registered high volatility and closed at $289, that is, $1 less than in the previous week.
In October, blue earned $2 end to end, after oscillating between $277of the first week, and the $292 from the third, when it operated with strong daily volatility.
In the last week of October, daily volatility was constant, with rises and falls that left it at $290 at the end of the month. In the third week October, the blue dollar closed at between $287 on Monday the 17th and $292 on Wednesday the 19th.
Before and, while the formalization of the qatar dollar, the blue dollar rose $13. Meanwhile, in the first week of the month it had fallen $11when it came to sell for $277.
The price of the blue dollar in the last 12 months
In Septemberfrom end to end, the blue lost $3, hand in hand with the temporary scheme to encourage the sale of soybeans by producers, known as “soybean dollar”. During the ninth month, the blue ranged from $274 on Friday the 9th and $288 in the last week.
The initial rise coincided with the decision of the BCRA to restrict access to the official and financial dollars to agricultural companies that have operated with the dollar at $200.
In Augustwith the arrival of Sergio Massa to the Ministry of Economy, showed an undefined trend in the first days, although it fluctuated in a range between $282 and $298. From end to end, added $8.
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At the end of July, the Dolar blue it dropped $18 on Friday, July 29, trading at $296 and closing the seventh month below the $300 it reached in mid-July. On Friday the 22nd it reached $350.
The tuesday july 19the blue dollar rose again strongly and for the first time exceeded $300, a “psychological barrier” because it broke another step against the weight. Thus she traded at nominal all-time highs having touched $350 on Friday.
The previous record was on Friday, July 15, when it closed at $293, amid the strong volatility registered since the resignation of Martin Guzman and its replacement by Silvina Batakiswho spent 25 days in office.
During June, the blue went from lows of $205 to a peak of $239. The bullish pressure began on Tuesday June 14, when the blue had reached $224 and at that time reached a historical peak in nominal terms, it then fell back, on Friday the 24th it set a new record: $226 and on Monday the 27th it set another all-time high. It closed the sixth month of 2022 at $238 for sale, a drop that reversed at the beginning of July.
Earlier, in May 2022, the price of the blue dollar added $6.50 and peaked at $208, the same level at which it had closed 2021. It then fell back and ended the month at $207.
From end to end in April, the blue dollar rose just 50 cents (0.25%). However, it marked minimums of $195 and maximums of $212.50 in a month characterized by exchange rate volatility.
In March, the price had dropped $11, after gaining $2 in February and adding $5 in January 2022.
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Previous highs had been seen in late January 2022, when the parallel note briefly traded above $223. After the announcement of the agreement with the IMF, the price had begun to decompress, a trend that reversed towards May.
The last leg of 2021 was dominated by exchange rate volatility in the midst of the November primary and legislative elections. Towards the end of October 2021, the blue dollar once again touched its then maximum nominal value of $195, and days before the November elections it hit $207. During the first weeks of December, the price spiked up to $195.50. However, it picked up momentum towards the end of the year and closed at $208.
What is the blue dollar
The Dolar blue is the one that circulates in the market informal, illegal, It usually has a higher value than the official one.
this dollar It is not bought in banks or official exchange houses. It is taken as a thermometer of the local economy.
Marks the nervousness or calm of the financial market and savers looking for safeguard at least part of their income by exchanging pesos for foreign currency.