The U.S. dollar held firm early Friday after rising against commodity currencies on OPEC's decision not to reduce output.» Read More
Traders borrowing U.S. dollars to fund investments in other currencies should beware, with analysts expecting the greenback to strengthen.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up on the day, nat gas took a hit today, and gold was down slightly.
Stocks were mixed on Tuesday, with the S&P crossing 1,900 for the first time.
CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at how April's retail sales numbers impacted the markets, and the latest action in the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher start to Wall Street trade on Tuesday, with shares in Asia and Europe boosted.
The euro bounced back thanks to the Bank's of England's loose monetary policy and Asian central banks.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was higher on the day, again over concerns in Ukraine. Nat gas was down, due to mild temperatures. And gold closed in on $1,300.
Stocks opened higher on Monday, lifting the S&P 500 to within reach of record territory.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in 10-year yields and the U.S. dollar.
Phillip Streible, RJO Futures, and Kathy Lien, BK Asset Management, provide their perspective on how mounting tensions in Ukraine are likely to impact currencies and gold prices.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open on Monday, after the Dow Jones's all-time high close on Friday.
John Hardy, foreign exchange strategist at Saxo Bank, says there's a "bearish reversal" for the euro, which could slip lower ahead of the ECB June meeting.
Patrick Bennett, FX strategist at CIBC, explains his calls for the U.S. dollar against G-10 currencies.
The euro fell against sterling on growing bets the European Central Bank and the Bank of England will take opposite courses of action.
Steve Goldman, Managing Director at Kapstream Capital, discusses CNBC's latest forex sentiment survey. He says April's positive U.S. jobs report should provide support for the dollar.
U.S. stocks rose on Friday, with consumer discretionary leading late session gains.
That direction has mostly been price up and yield down, says CNBC's Rick Santelli looking at 2-year and 10-year charts. And Santelli compares the volatile relationship between the U.S. dollar and euro.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Friday, ahead of first quarter results from Liberty Interactive and Ralph Lauren.
The euro slid further in early trade in Europe on Friday after strong words from European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi that halted its march this year to a 2-1/2 year high.
The run isn't over for the long-term bull market,BlackRock's Russ Koesterich told CNBC Thursday.