The euro raced to a near six-week high against the dollar and scaled a fresh five-year peak versus the yen on Monday after strong U.S. payrolls data boosted risk appetite.» Read More
Craig Chan, Head of FX Strategy, Asia ex-Japan at Nomura tells CNBC's Cash Flow how to trade the yen in light of Japan's consumption tax.
The euro traded near a five-year peak against the yen and a one-month high against the dollar.
Sacha Tihanyi, Senior Currency Strategist at Scotiabank explains why he thinks Bank of Japan action could prove the next driver of yen weakness and shares his opinion on the virtual currency, Bitcoin.
The yen clawed back lost ground against the euro and dollar in Asia on Thursday after touching fresh lows against both, on track for one of its worst monthly performance this year.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There's was a mixed trade for oil today, but a bullish day for nat gas, as the drawdown was bigger than expected. Oil hit a 5-month low after a bigger-than-expected build.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the better than expected November consumer sentiment number of 75.1. Simon Hobbs adds the consumer is more confident going into this year's holiday spending season.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the solid Chicago PMI number. Alyce Andes-Frantz, MNI Chicago bureau chief, supplies the stats.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stocks climb.
The S&P 500 is on track to reach 2,000, but the start of Fed tapering could provoke a fall of 10 percent or more, warned a senior investment analyst.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street ahead of a deluge of economic data.
Paul Krake, Founder at View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, explains why he sees more steam left in the S&P 500 rally.
The euro rose near a one-month high against the dollar and a four-year high against the yen.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are looking ahead to inventory numbers after the deal with Iran. They expect a build of about 800,000 barrels, she says.
U.S. stocks rose Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P headed to record finishes.
CNBC's Rick Santelli digs into the housing data, and discusses the latest action in the bond market.
After going steady for the last few months, the dollar and the yen are about to break up again, according to strategists.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a flat-to-lower open on Tuesday, ahead of housing market and consumer confidence data.
The dollar dropped broadly on Tuesday, as lower U.S. Treasury debt yields drove investors to trim bullish bets.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was a muted reaction to the deal with Iran in the markets, she says. Still, gas prices could fall, depending on the situation at U.S refineries.