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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.
Sterling plunged on fears over the outcome of Scotland's upcoming independence referendum and the Australian and Brazilian currencies also dropped.
The stronger dollar may have stolen the headlines this week, but a closer look shows that it's not in fact a broad dollar rally.
Stocks rose on Friday as investors bypassed a surprisingly disappointing jobs report.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
Wall Street looked set to open slightly lower, ahead of the August non-farm payrolls report due later on Friday.
The euro rose to session highs against the dollar after U.S. hiring in August fell far short of forecasts.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Draghi's rate cutting and stimulus sent the dollar higher, and commodities felt the pressure. Oil was down on the day, and AAA says gas prices could fall below $3/gallon. Gold closed lower as well.
Stocks erased record-setting gains Thursday, as cheer over the European Central Bank's unexpected rate cut faded.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar, after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's rate cut.
U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday, after the European Central Bank cut its key interest rate.
The euro hit fresh 14-month lows against the U.S. dollar and nearly two-year lows against the Swiss franc on Thursday.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Metals and energy rebounded today. Gold closed over $1270. Oil was up a bit on the day, after taking it on the chin yesterday.