Asian equity markets were mostly lower on Tuesday as tensions over Ukraine took the shine off Wall Street's overnight gains.
Stocks rose on Monday as investors welcomed M&A and looked to the European Central Bank for further monetary easing moves.
Wall Street was seen opening flat on Tuesday, with Dow futures marginally higher and S&P 500 futures slightly lower.
U.S. bonds traded flat-to-higher on Monday, with stock markets in Europe and U.S. stock-market indexes boosted by comments from comments from Janet Yellen and Mario Draghi.
European shares closed higher on Monday following a key speech by Mario Draghi, the president of the European Central Bank.
Oil was mixed on Monday, as ample supply and weak demand countered support from geopolitical tensions.
Gold settled near its lowest in two months on Monday, pressured by a stronger U.S. dollar and a rally in global financial markets.
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.
Asian indices painted a mixed trading picture on Monday after a gathering of central bankers failed to give any clues about interest rates.
Stocks mostly fell Friday amid Russia-Ukraine tension and talk from the ECB's Mario Draghi and Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
Prices were flat as investors weighed comments by US Fed Chair Janet Yellen at the closely-watched Jackson Hole symposium of central bankers.
European shares closed lower on Friday as tensions in Ukraine flared up once again and Fed Chair Janet Yellen spoke in Jackson Hole.
U.S. stock-index futures rose on Monday, following European shares higher, as traders digested comments by the Fed's Yellen and the ECB's Draghi.
Gold settled higher on Friday as U.S. equities slipped, but gains were limited by fears over deflation.
U.S. oil futures closed out a fifth straight week of declines, under pressure on a strong dollar and plentiful supplies.
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.
Asian indices traded higher on Friday but trading remained light as investors await possible clues about interest rates at the Jackson Hole Symposium.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat open as investors await comments by U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen with bated breath.
Stocks rose Thursday as investors anticipate a dovish tone from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday.
U.S. bond prices moved lower on Thursday, as investors digested minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve, and looked ahead to the Jackson Hole symposium
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