CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses how today's jobs number is impacting the dollar/yen trade, yields, and the financial sector.» Read More
SINGAPORE/ SYDNEY, Jan 7- The dollar edged higher versus the yen on Tuesday but was still struggling to recoup its losses from the previous day, when investors took aim at the greenback in the wake of disappointing U.S. data.
Sameer Goel, Head of Asia Rates & FX Research at Deutsche Bank describes the market's reaction to tapering thus far.
The dollar gained against the yen on Tuesday, buoyed by US trade deficit data that could inflate estimates for fourth-quarter growth.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold got hammered early this morning, in a matter of minutes. Oil was largely unchanged on the day, and if an agreement is reached over Iran's nuclear program, it could fall to $80/barrel, she reports.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports some traders are calling the dip in gold today a "flash crash."
Stocks closed slightly lower on Monday, with the S&P 500 extending 2014 losses into a third session.
U.S. futures indicated a slightly higher opening for the first full week of trading in 2014.
The dollar dipped against the euro and yen on Monday as weaker-than-expected data gauging the US services sector reflected slowing growth.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the currency markets. Today yields on the 10-year and 30-year are moving up, reports Santelli.
Stocks climbed at the start on Friday, a day after Wall Street got off to its first negative open to a year since 2008.
The U.S. dollar is expected to weaken further next year as the global economic recovery takes hold, analysts said.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat open on Friday, after Wall Street recorded its first negative start to a year since 2008.
Ian Stannard, head of European foreign exchange strategy at Morgan Stanley, expects the dollar to strengthen further in 2014, particularly against most G10 currencies.
LONDON, Jan 3- The yen rose on Friday as investors covered short positions and shunned risk, helping the Japanese currency move away from recent lows against the dollar and euro. The dollar fell 0.4 percent to 104.32 yen, down more than a full yen from a five-year high of 105.45 yen set on Thursday.
SINGAPORE, Jan 3- The yen rose in a short-covering rally on Friday, getting some respite in the wake of its recent slide to five-year lows versus the dollar and the euro. The dollar fell 0.5 percent to 104.26 yen, down more than a full yen from a five-year high of 105.45 yen set on Thursday.
The yen rose on Friday as investors shunned risk and took profits after rallies in the dollar and the euro.
Michael Woolfolk, MD & Senior Currency Strategist at BNY Mellon lists three factors that he says are undermining the U.S. dollar.
Jens Nordvig, Global Head of FX Strategy at Nomura explains why a stronger than expected pace of growth in the US could bring volatility back to the currency markets and spoil the USD's uptrend.
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.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar, as weakness in equities seem to have pulled the buying back a bit on Treasurys.