U.S. Dollar


  • The euro rose against the dollar and the yen on Monday, on confidence that the ECB will not be easing policy again soon.

  • *Euro back above $1.3600 after volatile session. SYDNEY, June 6- The euro consolidated gains early on Friday, having staged a dramatic rebound from a four-month trough as investors booked profits after the European Central Bank eased policy in a long-anticipated move. The common currency last traded at $1.3662, after rallying 0.5 percent on Thursday.

  • What can lead the US dollar higher?     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM and Sam Chandan, President & Chief Economist at Chandan Economics, discuss whether an upbeat jobs report will give the greenback a boost.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Looking to jobs     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The day's focus was on the ECB. Stocks were up and so were bonds. Gold rallied on the news, up $10. WTI closed down, but brent was slightly higher. Nat gas was up even though there was a big build in inventories.

  • Record rise for stocks before employment report Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 4:51 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed at record highs on Thursday after the European Central Bank cuts its deposit rate and investors looked to Friday's jobs report.

  • ECB rate goes negative     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 7:50 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera weigh in on the ECB's decision to cut the overnight deposit rate to -0.1% from zero.

  • Euro key bellwether on ECB rate decision: Pro     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 7:42 AM ET

    It will be a huge disappointment for the markets if we don't get a rate cut, says Peter Schaffrik, RBC Capital Markets, providing perspective ahead of Mario Draghi's remarks on ECB policy and its impact on the euro and the markets.

  • Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, shares perspective on how the ECB's rate decision will likely impact the euro as European investors seek higher returns.

  • US stock futures climb on ECB policy moves Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 8:39 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Thursday, ahead of the ECB's interest rate announcement and news conference.

  • This is Westpac's winning currency trade     Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 12:07 AM ET

    Jonathan Cavenagh, Senior FX Strategist at Westpac Bank, says going long on the U.S. dollar is a "winning trade" over the next two to three weeks.

  • Euro sinks to 4-month low, ECB opens money spigot Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 8:53 AM ET

    The euro languished near four-month lows after the European Central Bank's loosened monetary policy.

  • Commodities tomorrow: Big day for data     Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 3:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A bigger drawdown in crude, a bigger build in gasoline today. Tomorrow, traders will be watching the ECB.

  • S&P 500 furthers record climb ahead of ECB move Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 4:57 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks rose on Wednesday after a measure of the U.S. services sector climbed more than expected.

  • Santelli: Back to trend     Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 9:37 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.

  • Stock futures decline; ADP jobs report falls short Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open as caution sets in ahead of this week's key risk events.

  • Dollar climbs on rates, euro anxieties Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 3:43 PM ET

    The dollar rose, getting a lift from fatter Treasury yields and investor anxieties about policy shifts from the ECB.

  • CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was limited trading and low volume ahead of Friday's jobs number. Crude was slightly higher, nat gas was up, and gold was up just a bit, although it's still technically bearish.

  • Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks eased off their lows but still closed in the red in lackluster trading Tuesday a day after the Dow and S&P 500 hit fresh highs.

  • Futures slide after Dow, S&P 500 hit record highs Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 9:02 AM ET

    U.S. futures pointed to a lower open Tuesday as investors looked to take a breather after the Dow and S&P 500 hit all-time highs.

  • Euro gets a respite after euro zone inflation data Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 9:07 AM ET

    Subdued euro zone inflation data kept expectations of aggressive European Central Bank monetary stimulus alive, much of which is priced in.