CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. A stronger dollar took its toll on commodities today. Oil was down a buck, and gold got pummeled today.» Read More
Hamish Pepper, Forex Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays, expects the Fed to acknowledge a rise in U.S. inflation in the near term and discusses how that will move markets.
The yen rose as investors sought shelter from economic stress in Europe.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Activity in Gaza drove up gold prices today, but didn't have an impact on oil prices, which fell, in spite of an inventory drawdown.
Stocks edged higher on Wednesday, following a two-session drop, as Wall Street welcomed Fed minutes and corporate earnings.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar, ahead of the 10-year note auction Wednesday afternoon.
U.S. stock-index futures indicated a higher open, as investors look to the Fed's minutes for a steer on when interest rates could rise.
The euro traded marginally stronger, with traders looking to a speech by ECB and minutes from the Fed meeting today.
Stocks fell Tuesday, extending losses into a second day, as investors braced for quarterly earnings and considered valuations.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open on Tuesday, as second-quarter earnings season gets underway.
The outlook for central bank policymaking dominated attention in major currency markets on Tuesday, with the dollar rally already fading.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down following the July 4th holiday. Gas was down 1 percent on fears of sluggish demand.
Stocks fell on Monday, with Wall Street retreating from all-time highs, as investors looked to the start of the earnings season.
U.S. stock index futures will likely continue to digest last week's non-farm payrolls data and look ahead to minutes from the Fed's June meeting.
CNBC's Stephane Pedrazzi reports on French Finance Minister Michel Sapin's calls for a "rebalancing" of the currencies used for international transactions.
Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz says the role of the dollar as the world's reserve currency will diminish as the renminbi takes over.
Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz says the U.S. economic recovery is still weak as real wages remain flat and labor force participation is at low levels.
Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, says a robust June jobs data is unlikely to result in a more hawkish Fed and thus, the greenback will struggle to maintain its upside momentum.
German industrial output fell 1.8 percent on the month in May, its biggest drop in more than two years, surprising most analysts.
The dollar struggled to make more headway after a jump in U.S. job creation left stock markets in optimistic mood.