The yen held firm on Wednesday while investors kept their distance from riskier currencies such as the Australian dollar amid worries about China's economic health and tensions over Russia's seizure of the Crimea region of Ukraine.» Read More
Stocks were near flat Wednesday after the private sector added fewer-than-forecast jobs last month.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down February's weak ISM non-manufacturing index at 51.6 vs. 54.0 in January.
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 slightly lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday.
Peter Chatwell, interest rate strategist at Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, discusses European bonds and the disconnect between Treasurys and the dollar.
The yen extended its losses against the dollar and euro as concerns over the standoff between Russia and Ukraine eased somewhat.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Stocks jumped on Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 bouncing back after their worst hit in a month.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar/yen.
Despite the ongoing turmoil in Ukraine, Wall Street looked set to rebound on Tuesday, following the worst day for markets in a month.
Antonio Garcia Pascual, Chief Euro-Area Economist at Barclays, says while it's unlikely that the standoff between Ukraine & Russia will evolve into a war, the economic threat still looms for both economies.
The dollar, ruble and euro rose against the yen on Tuesday, helped by signs Russia may want to avoid more military action in Ukraine.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Geopolitical tensions pushed oil higher, gold hit $1,350, and wheat futures were up on tensions in Ukraine. Nat gas sold off a bit because the cold snap may not be as severe.
U.S. stocks declined on Monday on worries about Russian intervention in the Ukraine.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar as tensions intensify in Ukraine.
Monday will kick off a busy week for data on Wall Street, with the latest manufacturing ISM index due at 10 a.m. ET.
Ukraine tension shakes investors, who head for the greenback on strong US spending data.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest read on how consumers feel about the economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on Midwest manufacturing.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the yield curve and the jump in the euro.