The dollar held gains versus the yen and the euro was firm after rebounding from an eight-month low on promising U.S. and eurozone economies.» Read More
Data showing a record euro zone trade surplus in January helped the euro rise against the dollar for the first time in three days.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Equities rebounded, and gold took a hit. There was mixed action in crude, and nat gas was down on the day after a smaller draw and milder temperatures.
Eugene Weinberg, head of commodities research at Commerzbank, expects gold to reach $1,400 by the end of the year, and says this "conservative" forecast is based on expectations of a stronger dollar.
Stocks climbed on Thursday as data spurred optimism on the nation's economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the Treasury market, and the play in the U.S. dollar/Chinese yuan trade.
Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management, and Michael Gregory, BMO Capital Markets, provide perspective on how rising interest rates will likely impact currencies and fixed income.
U.S. stock-index futures indicated a second day of losses
The dollar steadied against major currencies on Thursday after being jerked higher overnight by a Federal Reserve message that a rate hike would be sooner than expected.
The U.S. dollar will continue to strengthen if upcoming economic data confirms that recent weakness is weather-induced, says Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at National Australia Bank.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of Trading, Markets Singapore at Nordea, discusses how much the yen could weaken against the dollar amid chances of fresh easing from the Bank of Japan.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The Fed stays the course, but equities sell off and crude stays flat. Gold was down for the third straight day and copper prices popped in the afternoon.
Stocks finished firmly in the red Wednesday after Fed Chair Janet Yellen suggested interest rate hikes would happen about six months after quantitative easing ends.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, as the euro continues on a tear.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a positive open on Wednesday as fears of military movements in Ukraine receded.
The dollar rose against the yen and euro on Wednesday, following the Federal Reserve's announcement it will further unwind monetary stimulus.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday after Vladimir Putin said Russia was not looking to divide Ukraine.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at the latest yields in Treasurys, as the Japanese yen moves into positive territory
U.S. stock futures turned higher Tuesday after Russian President Vladimir Putin said in a speech that he does not want Ukraine divided further.
Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy at Credit Agricole, says the greenback is most likely to remain weak against the euro and Japanese yen.