Euro extends losses, hits session low beneath $1.31

NEW YORK (BestGrowthStock) – The euro extended losses against the dollar to trade briefly below $1.31 on Tuesday amid lingering worries about the euro zone debt crisis.

The euro fell (Read more about the trembling euro. ) as low as $1.3093 on trading platform EBS, and was last down 0.3 percent at $1.3108. Thin liquidity likely exacerbated price moves.

Key support lies at $1.3087, the 200-day moving average for euro/dollar.

(Reporting by Wanfeng Zhou; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

Euro extends losses, hits session low beneath $1.31