The blue dollar starts this Monday, May 2 at $197.50 for purchase now $200.50 for sale In Buenos Aires city. On the previous day, it fell back $3.50
Thus, the gap with the wholesaler, which trades at $115.31, is located at 73,88%.
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The drop in the price in the last days of the month is common because those who were previously dollarized many times they must get rid of those currencies on the end of the month, with the aim of paying salaries (in the case of companies) or facing maturities and unexpected expenses until the next income collection. This additional offer of tickets usually generates a drop in the price.
With the decline that began last Wednesday, the blue cut six wheels to the upside, amid the strengthening of the FIU’s controls on the operation of the financial dollar, which has also increased in recent days.
The upward impulse had originated in the third week of april The blue accumulated a rise of eight pesos and it was ratified between Monday and Tuesday, when it added another $10. However, the climb stopped in the middle of the week.
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April had started with a downward trend, the parallel ticket had already fallen $5 in the first two weeks of the month, until touch the $195a minimum value for the last six months.
The Maximum price so far in 2022 for the blue dollar it was seen to end of january, when a briefly traded above $223. The price had begun to decompress after the announcement of the understanding with the IMF.
The price of the blue dollar in the last 30 days
from tip to tip Aprilthe blue dollar it went up just 50 cents (0.25%). However, it marked lows of $195 and highs of $212.50, in a month characterized by the volatility would change.
In March, the price was down $11, after gaining $2 in February and $5 in the first month of the year.
At the end of the fourth month of the year, the price of the blue dollar still under $208 in which 2021 had closed.
The price of the blue dollar in 2021
Throughout 2021, it added $42 or 25.3%, well below inflation for the same period, which accumulated 50.9%.
The blue dollar deflated during the first quarter of 2021: it started the year at $165, but at the beginning of April it touched the floor of $139.
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On June 24, it broke the ceiling of $170 again. At the end of July, he went through another: the $180. Except for brief intervals, the rest of the year remained above these levels.
In August, the blue price remained relatively calm and moved between $178 and $183. In the days before the legislative PASO elections on September 12, the price climbed again and reached $186.50. It remained around that value until the first weeks of October.
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Towards the end of October, the blue dollar returned to touch its maximum nominal value, of $195, and days before the November elections it marked $207. During the first weeks of December, the price spiked to $195.50. However, it picked up momentum over the end of the year, when it briefly traded at $210, to close 2021 at $208.