ForexLive Americas FX news wrap: Canadian GDP crushes it

Forex news for North American trading on August 31, 2017:
– Gold up $14 to $1322
– WTI crude up $1.13 to $47.09
– S&P 500 up 14 points to 2471
The Canadian dollar was the start performer on the great GDP reading. The initial reaction in USD/CAD was a fall to 1.2570 from 1.2650 but a closer look