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The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies after soft U.S. consumer confidence data drove bond yields lower.
Stocks rose on Monday, lifting the S&P 500 to a record, as investors continued to view lackluster data as due to the weather.
CNBC's Rick Santelli shares his thoughts on why yields are not going up and the U.S. dollar index is "going nowhere fast."
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a narrowly higher open on Monday, ahead of a quiet day for both earnings and economic data.
Arjuna Mahendran, Emirates National Bank of Dubai talks about the politics of subsidies in emerging markets and how that is hurting the economies from within along with the Fed's tapering.
The dollar lost its safe haven bounce as risk appetite improved amid expectations that Ukraine would receive international aid.
U.S. data this week will continue to reflect the impact of extreme weather, presenting a downside risk for the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stocks fluctuated on Friday, with the Nasdaq Composite rising for the week.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and examines the dollar index.
U.S. stock index futures traded higher on Friday ahead of home sales data and speeches from Federal Reserve officials.
The National Association of Realtors delivered some bad news, sending the euro back up against the dollar.
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.