The dollar stuck around as disappointing US jobs data and caution ahead of Greece's referendum on bailout conditions kept the market mood subdued.» Read More
U.S. stocks closed about higher, ending a day of choppy trade, as investors weighed mixed earnings and signs of strength in the housing market.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat to higher open on Wednesday, ahead of more major earnings releases and some key housing data.
Douglas Breeden, professor of finance at Duke University, says that markets are "schizophrenic," as one part bets that interest rates will normalize, while the others are "fearing" that rates will remain low.
The dollar edged upward after a jump in U.S. home sales data lifted expectations Federal Reserve policymakers may soon hike interest rates.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down slightly on the day as traders expect a bigger build in inventories and Saudi Arabia kept its output high.
CNBC's Sara Eisen takes a look at how a the strong dollar is impacting revenues this earnings season.
David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff, discusses the impact of currencies and earnings season, saying that housing and financials are good sectors to watch.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stocks closed mixed, mostly failing to hold momentum from Monday, as investors reacted to individual earnings reports of major companies.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Tuesday, ahead of a spate of major earnings and as oil futures for May were set to expire.
Has the Fed already started to tighten, through the use of the currency market? Ian Stannard, head of European FX strategy at Morgan Stanley, weighs in.
Scott Campbell, MD & CIO at Miton Optimal, explains why he stays negative on emerging markets for now despite relatively cheaper valuations compared to U.S. stocks.
Whether Greece leaves the European Union, the euro will reach parity with the U.S. dollar over the next 12 months, says Eric Viloria, currency strategist at Wells Fargo Securities.
The euro inched up against the dollar, pivoting from early losses following an ECB proposal.
The reason why the economy is so susceptible to dollar strength may be that the recovery isn't really what it's cracked up to be.
On the topic of rate hikes, Kevin Kelly, Recon Capital, and Eric Marshall, Hodges Capital, discuss where value is in the global market.
Andres Garcia-Amaya, JPMorgan Funds, thinks the stronger dollar is the biggest risk to the emerging markets space.
U.S. stocks closed sharply higher on Monday amid an unexpected stimulus from China's central bank as investors kept eyeing corporate earnings.
Bob Iaccino, chief market strategist at Tethys Partners, says IBM will "decide the week" and move markets in another week of U.S. earnings.
U.S. stock index futures rallied on Monday, after China's central bank cut the amount of money banks must hold as reserves.