The U.S. import price index for February and weekly jobless claims for the week ended March 9 are due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Ahead of these data, the greenback traded mixed against its major counterparts. While the greenback rose against the franc and the euro, it held steady against the pound. Against the yen, it dropped.
The greenback was worth 1.1309 against the euro, 1.3249 against the pound, 1.0040 against the franc and 111.59 against the yen as of 8:25 am ET.