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Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, says geopolitical tensions will be positive for the greenback.
The U.S. dollar hit a six-year high against the yen and sterling recovered some ground after recent nerves over Scottish independence.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Stocks rose on Wednesday, with social-media shares helping lift the technology sector.
Discussing if strength in the U.S. dollar will cause the Fed to accelerate raising interest rates, with Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds president, and Kevin Caron, Stifel Private Client Group market strategist.
Wall Street was seen opening flat-to-higher on Wednesday, despite fears the Fed could raise rates sooner rather than later.
Carter Worth, chief market technician at Sterne Agee, discusses the recent moves in the dollar, euro and sterling and advises exiting the euro short trade.
Beat Siegenthaler, chief strategist at UBS, says a stronger dollar will not weigh on U.S. assets.
Jonathan Cavenagh, Senior FX Strategist at Westpac Institutional Bank, explains why the U.S. dollar will see more upside in the week ahead.
The dollar also trounced the Australian dollar and several emerging currencies on Wednesday, the latest sign of a long-awaited return of volatility.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil continues its move lower. And nat gas popped about 3 percent today. Gold was down, as well.
Stocks fell Tuesday, extending losses after the S&P 500's biggest drop in a month.
U.S. stock index futures turned higher on Tuesday, ahead of what is likely to be a quiet day for economic news.
Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered, says last week's jobs data and a lack of alternatives in the market are the main drivers of the dollar rally.
Investors bet that the U.S. economy is growing at a pace that is likely to lead the Federal Reserve to begin raising interest rates next year.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The dollar got stronger and commodities prices were lower, as a result.
Stocks slipped Monday after a fifth week of gains lifted the S&P 500 to a record, with the Dow industrials close behind.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a weaker open on Wall Street amid renewed concerns over the crisis in Ukraine after the S&P hit a new closing high on Friday.
Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA FX and rates strategy at Citi, says don't bet against the dollar as it is likely to see further gains against emerging market currencies.
Dominic Schnider, Head of APAC Forex, Chief Investment Office at UBS Wealth Management, outlines the factors that will weaken the Japanese currency over the next 12 months.