The dollar held below a 10-month peak after soaring on U.S. growth data, with mixed views from the Federal Reserve tempering the rally.» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Nat gas was slightly lower today. Colder temps on the way kept the price over $6. Crude stayed high, as well, because colder temperatures make it difficult to get oil out of the ground. Gold was slightly lower today, but could still pop based on economic uncertainty.
Stocks drifted higher to close at session highs Thursday, with the S&P nearing its all-time high, as investors seemed to shrug off a mixed bag of economic and earnings reports.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, interest rates and the dollar/yen.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower Wall Street open on Thursday, ahead of a busy day for both quarterly earnings and economic data.
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, says the dollar is weakening against other major currencies such as the yen and euro.
A still fragile outlook for the European economy and strong US economic growth helped push the greenback up.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The entire energy complex closed up as crude ended the day above $103/barrel. Growing demand in China is one reason. Meanwhile, natural gas climbed above $6, as a colder-than-expected forecast drove prices higher.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, interest rates and the U.S. dollar.
Stocks finished near session lows in volatile trading Wednesday, with the Nasdaq snapping an eight-day winning streak, as investors digested minutes from the Fed's latest policy meeting.
Dennis Gartman, "The Gartman Letter" founder and editor, explains why he likes gold when it is measured in terms of the Japanese yen.
In the short run markets move more by psychology than fundamentals, says Dennis Gartman, "The Gartman Letter" founder and editor, sharing his thoughts on the outlook on the markets.
U.S. stock index futures traded cautiously on Wednesday ahead of the release of minutes from the latest Federal Reserve meeting.
The euro hit a 7-week high versus the struggling dollar, weighed by soft data and news that foreign investors are selling US assets.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Economic data tomorrow morning will likely drive markets. The Fed minutes will likely give an idea of the strength of the economy.
Stocks mostly rose on Tuesday amid a large acquisition and data disregarded as weather related.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stock index futures turned higher early Tuesday, with Wall Street reopening after the President's Day long weekend.
Thanos Vamvakidis, head of European G10 FX strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research, says the weakness in U.S. jobs data is temporary and now is the time to reestablish long dollar/yen positions.
The yen weakened as the Bank of Japan extended loan programs in an attempt to get Japanese banks to lend more.
Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, says dollar-yen could retreat further as the Bank of Japan (BOJ) is not likely to make any move before April's sales-tax hike.