CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports what gold traders are saying about the metal's future path.» Read More
*Dollar/yen falls, Aussie/yen down more than 1 pct. *Fall in China and Tokyo shares dents risk sentiment. SINGAPORE, Oct 23- The dollar set an eight-month low versus a basket of currencies on Wednesday after weak U.S. jobs data cemented expectations for the Federal Reserve to keep its stimulus in place until next year, while the yen surged as risk sentiment took a hit.
Miles Eakers, head of foreign exchange at Savi Trading, says many currencies are overvalued against the dollar and will offset the strength of the greenback.
The dollar set a fresh two-year low against the euro on Wednesday after disappointing U.S. jobs data cemented expectations that the Federal Reserve will not taper until early next year.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson tracks the action in the gold market.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about a moment of selling that hit some high momentum stocks, including Apple and Netflix.
Stocks recovered from session lows to close higher Tuesday, with the S&P 500 hitting a new high above 1,750, after the tepid September jobs report gave further evidence to investors that the Federal Reserve will continue to support the economy at the current pace.
U.S. stock index futures tread water on Tuesday, ahead of the publication of the government's delayed non-farm payrolls data for September.
Stephen Davies, CEO, Javelin Wealth Management explains why the road ahead for commodities may be a volatile one.
Kathy Lien, Managing Director of FX Strategy, BK Asset Management says the dominance of the U.S. dollar in global trade won't be challenged by Washington's fiscal battles.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about the various factors affecting the stock market this week.
Stocks finished narrowly mixed in lackluster trading Monday, after the S&P 500 hit another record high and as investors were reluctant to make big bets ahead of the September government jobs report.
*Dollar index struggles near 8- month low. *Tuesday's U.S. payrolls data in focus. LONDON, Oct 21- The dollar rose against the yen and the Swiss franc on Monday as some investors positioned for a strong U.S. jobs data reading on Tuesday, which could revive debate about when the Federal Reserve will scale back monetary stimulus.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a narrowly lower open on Monday.
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Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank expects the USD/JPY to head towards 105-110 in Q1, 2014.
Tony Nash, Vice President at IHS explains why US non-farm payrolls data, due on Wednesday, may be lower than market consensus and how will that impact Fed's tapering agenda.
The dollar climbed against the yen and the Swiss franc on Monday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports gold traded in a narrow range today after posting its biggest weekly increase in 2 months.