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CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was down today on a rise in inventories and a status quo statement from the Fed. Gold dropped after a dollar spike.
Stocks declined, with the S&P 500 halting a four-session record run, as Wall Street reacted to the Federal Reserve's decision to hold off on reducing its monetary stimulus.
U.S. stock index futures held modest gains on Wednesday, as Wall Street offered a muted reaction to the ADP jobs report and a read on September inflation a day after reaching a record close.
The dollar turned positive against a basket of major world currencies in thin trade on Wednesday.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. It's going to be all about the Fed tomorrow, she reports. The oil market will also be watching crude inventories, Wednesday morning. Investors are looking for another rise in supply.
Stocks finished near session highs Tuesday, with the S&P 500 touching a fresh high and the Dow within 50 points of an all-time record, as investors looked ahead to the Federal Reserve's announcement.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar index.
U.S. stock index futures held their gains Tuesday, with the S&P 500 poised to hit a fresh high, despite a weaker-than-expected retail sales report and ahead of the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting.
The dollar inched up, but stayed near a nine-month trough as investors bet the Federal Reserve this week will set the course for its massive stimulus program to be maintained.
"I'm interested. I'm not doing it yet," Dennis Gartman says of his gold/euro play.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude was up slightly on the day, as there was a little buying at the end of the day. Natural gas was hit on a milder-than-expected weather forecast.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest on the bond market.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at how the Fed's bond-buying program is impacting car loans, savings, mortgages, and business funding.
Stocks were slightly higher Monday, with the S&P 500 pushing to a fresh high, but gains were limited as investors digested a batch of mixed earnings reports and ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy-setting meeting.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
Nick Bennenbroek, Wells Fargo, and Kevin Kerr, Kerr Trading International, provide perspective on what's weighing on crude prices and how investors should position themselves against the U.S. dollar.
How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts have been saying to CNBC.
Kit Juckes, global head of foreign exchange strategy at Societe Generale, says the U.S. dollar is in "overshoot territory" and is unlikely to see strong moves for at least three months.
U.S. stock index futures were narrowly mixed Monday, after the Dow and S&P 500 closed higher for the third-straight week, as investors digested a handful of earnings reports and ahead of some key economic data.
The dollar edged higher on Monday but held close to a nine-month low against a basket of currencies.