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The Australian and New Zealand dollars both jumped on Monday, after a promising China manufacturing survey.
Stocks pushed modestly higher on Friday, with the S&P 500 extending a five-session that rise.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-lower open on Friday, after the news that Obama will send 300 military advisers to Iraq.
The dollar reversed some of its losses in a quiet session overnight after upbeat U.S. data helped temper the Federal Reserve's dovish outlook.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, over fears of violence in Iraq. Gold was up $42 on the day, surpassing $1,300 for the first time in weeks.
Stocks on Thursday were little moved, a day after rallying on reassurances from the Fed.
Currency experts have warned that there will be winners and losers in the foreign exchange markets on the back of the spike in oil.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Thursday, after dovish comments from the Federal Reserve.
Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says the best forex trade following the FOMC meeting is to short the euro against the greenback and Britain's pound.
The dollar sank to its weakest level in three weeks on Thursday after a cautious message from the Federal Reserve.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. WTI was slightly lower, but Brent was higher on developments in Iraq. Gold was mostly flat, up about 70 cents on the day.
Stocks climbed on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve continued to taper, and said the economy is rebounding.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the action in the Treasury markets ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's policy announcement.
Currency analysts to believe an interesting trading opportunity could develop over the coming months.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-lower open on Wednesday, as investors awaited this month's policy decision from the Fed.
The U.S. dollar held onto modest gains, having risen broadly after U.S. consumer prices recorded their largest increase in more than a year in May.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a pause today, as WTI was down slightly. Gold was down on the day, as traders kept their eyes on the Fed.
Stocks fluctuated on Tuesday a day before the Federal Reserve's policy decision.
Steven Englander, global head of G10 foreign exchange strategy at Citi, discusses Wednesday's FOMC meeting and says that the "dollar safe haven trade is the best" way to position.
U.S. stock index futures were higher on Tuesday, as European markets shook off fears over developments in Iraq, Ukraine and Argentina.