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U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday, as developments over the downed Malaysia Airlines plane helped stabilize sentiment.
Stocks declined Monday as global disapproval of Russia increased after the downing of a passenger plane in Ukraine.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Monday, with investor sentiment subdued due to the ongoing turmoil in Gaza and Ukraine.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager of FX Trading at Saxo Capital Markets, says the greenback is a safe trade amid geopolitical risks and the outlook for global monetary policy.
The euro regained ground on the dollar, but trading was not energetic thanks to a holiday in Japan and geopolitical tensions.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
Stocks rose Friday, with the S&P 500 rebounding from its largest drop since April 10.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher Wall Street open on Friday.
The yen hit a five-month high versus the euro - and held some of its gains against the dollar - as investors saw the currency as a safe haven.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, as was gold, following the apparent shooting down of a Malaysian Airlines jet over Ukraine. Nat gas was down after the day's storage report numbers.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and fixed income market.
Stocks declined Thursday, with the Dow retreating from its record, after reports that a Malaysian plane had been shot down over Ukraine.
U.S. stock index futures traded lower on Thursday, after the announcement of fresh sanctions against Russia hurt global markets.
Mitul Kotecha, Head of FX Strategy for Asia Pacific at Barclays, discusses the movements in the greenback and U.S. bond markets after Fed chair Janet Yellen's testimony.
The yen hit a five-month high against the euro on renewed safe-haven inflows as the West imposed further sanctions against Russia.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil climbed on the day, as crude inventories were down 7.2 million barrels.
Stocks climbed on Wednesday, with investor sentiment lifted by corporate earnings, deals and better-than-expected data on growth in China.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's second day of testimony.
The dollar clung to gains after bulls latched onto a comment by the head of the Fed that rates could rise sooner if employment continued to improve.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Yellen's testimony helped drive down gold on the day, as traders tried to interpret her remarks.