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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.
Stocks fell Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the central bank could hike rates sooner than expected.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Tuesday, ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony before Congress.
The yen eased on Tuesday after the Bank of Japan's growth warning, but it stopped short of hinting at a new bout of money-printing.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Stocks climbed on Monday, with the S&P 500 bouncing back from weekly losses, after Citigroup's earnings beat estimates.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses corporate tax inversions, and the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open, ahead of a bumper week of second-quarter earnings.
Ken Peng, Asia Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank, says the greenback is likely to strengthen amid a U.S. recovery. He also discusses the outlook for precious metals.
The dollar was steady as investors awaited pivotal events, including Fed Chair Janet Yellen's congressional testimony, for fresh cues.
U.S. stocks climbed on Friday, but closed lower for the week, as investors weighed Wells Fargo results and readied for a slew earnings ahead.