The yen nudged away from a five-year trough on the euro and a six-month low versus the dollar on Thursday, but the moves lacked conviction as investors held their bets ahead of key events, including crucial U.S. jobs data.» Read More
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.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about why the expected post-debt deal selloff didn't materialize.
Stocks closed out the week in positive territory, with the S&P 500 extending gains to a new high, as Wall Street cheered some better-than-expected corporate earnings results.
Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, and Sharon Stark, D.A. Davidson & Co., discuss what's driving the U.S. dollar weaker and weigh in on how the Fed's tapering policy is likely to impact the fixed income space.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Friday on the heels of some better-than-expected corporate earnings results.
The dollar fell to eight-and-a-half-month lows against the euro and a currency basket on Friday.
Michael Woolfolk, MD & Senior Currency Strategist of BNY Mellon says delayed expectations of Fed tapering could undermine the dollar as well as America's balance of payments issues.
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.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Courtney Reagan about his concerns over the just-started earnings season.
One day after Washington's temporary debt deal passed, gold prices spikes, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson. A comparison of the performance in stocks versus gold.
The deal reached also fails to address fundamental issues, said Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC on Thursday.
Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO and Founder of DoubleLine, weighs in on the credit markets as the dollar index is "pushed to a new low."