You'd never know there was a shaky economy in the U.S. by driving around San Francisco, or even driving north of the city.
The euro fell to its lowest in nearly a year against a broadly firmer dollar on Monday after comments from the head of the European Central Bank.
Jesper Bargmann, head of Asia trading at Nordea Markets, said stronger economic data from the U.S., paired with any further stimulus from the Bank of Japan, could be the "perfect storm" for the yen.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a consolidation for European stocks and a decline for Russia related stocks.
Yellen's speech cited persistent labor market slack but noted faster recovery in the sector could accelerate the timing of a Fed interest rate hike.
Central bankers gathered for a three-day meeting in Wyoming that will feature a potentially market-rattling speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including, a dip for euro zone PMI and Italian banks rise.
The euro recovered from a 11-month low against the dollar, helped by better-than-expected German private sector growth data.
Michael Sneyd, FX analyst at BNP Paribas, says euro/dollar is a more attractive trade than cable as the Bank of England and Federal Reserve are both taking a hawkish stance.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a consolidation for European stocks after a two day rally and the euro breaks below $1.33.
Geoffrey Yu, FX strategist at UBS, says investors should be "cautious" on being long the dollar.
U.S. housing starts surged past expectations in July, snapping two straight months of declines.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the rebound of the German DAX and weaker U.K. inflation eases rate pressure.
The US dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on Monday on reduced concerns over Russia and Ukraine and positive US housing data.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a rally for European stocks as Ukraine tensions ease and London home owners slash prices.
The dollar failed to get a safe-haven boost despite news that the Ukraine-Russia conflict had entered a potentially dangerous phase.
Geoffrey Yu, foreign exchange strategist at UBS, discusses currencies following reports of a Russian military incursion into Ukraine and how geopolitical concerns could change the outlook for foreign exchange.
A robust U.S. 30-year bond auction supported Treasuries prices in general and weighed on yields, which has underpinned the greenback, analysts said.
More than a dozen food retailers have cited higher costs hurting results last quarter as prices for some staples, like cheese, soar.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the decline in German GDP and a Russian aid convoy appears to be headed to the Ukraine border.