Currencies Foreign Exchange


  • The U.S. dollar has taken a beating in the aftermath of last week's much softer-than-anticipated non-farm payrolls report, dealing a blow to those betting on a stellar year for the greenback.

  • Charting foreign exchange

    Richard Perry, analyst at Hantec Markets, charts the performance of the USD/JPY and EUR/USD, and explains that the former might soon go through "a bit of a corrective phase."

  • European markets close positive

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a rally by big banks. And U.K. sporting goods retailer Sports Direct buys a stake in Debenhams.

  • The dollar tumbled to its lowest in almost a month against the yen on Monday, following Friday's soft U.S. jobs data.

  • Shoppers at Somerset Collection shopping mall in Troy, Mich.

    Retailers responded to weakness last year with deep discounts and promotions. Still, the softness is creeping into January.

  • Trading at a four-year low and suffering its worst week since last June, the Canadian dollar has come under pressure against a basket of G10 currencies.

  • Can ECB push euro lower?

    Chris Walker, FX strategist at Barclays, says an LTRO from the European Central Bank could help push the euro lower.

  • U.S. Dec jobs report: Impact on 2-year UST

    Dhiren Sarin, Director-Technical Strategy at Barclays, says the twp-year U.S. treasury note had room to rise initially, but the bleak jobs report put a lid on that.

  • The dollar fell broadly after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs data on Friday affirmed expectations that the Federal Reserve will take a gradual approach to tapering its bond buying program this year.

  • European markets close in the green

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a jump in airlines and European luxury jewelry.

  • Global markets: Europe shares higher

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe as investors focus squarely on December's nonfarm payroll data from the U.S.

  • The euro traded marginally higher against the dollar, recovering from a sharp sell-off spurred by cautious comments made by the ECB's Mario Draghi.

  • Holiday shopping

    Macy's is becoming an innovator, but don't expect that to carry through to other retailers.

  • Value investor eyes Japan for sweet stock picks

    Dinakar Singh, TPG-Axon Capital founder & CEO, reveals his top stock picks for the year. Things aren't that cheap anymore but Japan is the one place in the world where many companies have low margins, says Singh.

  • Who will buy Treasury's now?

    Dinakar Singh, TPG-Axon Capital founder & CEO, shares his thoughts on Fed policy and its impact on investors.

  • Euro zone awaits ECB's rate decision

    CNBC's Geoff Cutmore provides a preview of Mario Draghi's announcement on monetary policy from the European Central Bank and Bank of England.

  • Euro underperformance set to continue?

    Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says a euro/dollar move lower could be driven by the sell-off in the euro and dollar buying.

  • The NFP will come in at 173,000: Barclays

    Nick Verdi is Director, FX Strategy Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Barclays tells CNBC's Cash Flow that he's expecting a strong NFP figure and says that the USD will be the star performer of 2014.

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    The dollar gained against a basket of currencies on Wednesday after minutes of the Fed's Dec. 18-19 policy meeting.

  • European markets show discouraging macros

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the problem with retail in the U.K. and the strong bond market rally.