The flagging euro probed fresh one-month lows, while an interest rate cut in China over the weekend gave commodity currencies only a fleeting boost.» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC says lower prices will hurt US producers, forcing countries to buy Middle Eastern oil. And Citi says oil could fall to $20.
U.S. stocks closed down on Monday despite oil settling higher, as concerns about Greece continued to weigh.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the Treasury market and is watching the move between the U.S. dollar and Japanese yen.
Angela Merkel, chancellor of Germany, is heading to the U.S to discuss the Ukraine crisis. Tony Fratto, managing director at Hamilton Place Strategies, weighs in on whether there'll be any progress.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open on Monday, set to follow European markets lower as negotiations over Greece's bailout program weighed.
Discussing the latest U.S. nonfarm payroll data, Michael Eastham, President of Fellowship Financial Group, says the 270,000 jobs is a good start, but his concern is more towards the U.S. Federal Reserve and how it's looking for reasons not to raise rates.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, says stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data will push the euro lower against the dollar as the greenback strengthens.
Rising wages in January's U.S. nonfarm payrolls pave the way for a rate hike from June onwards, which will bode well for dollar strength, says Dominic Schnider, head of Commodity & APAC Forex at UBS.
The dollar gave back some ground on Monday as traders sold into a rally triggered by robust U.S. jobs data.
The U.S. dollar soared against the euro and the yen on Friday, but some currency analysts are eyeing a short-term pullback in the greenback.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser explains why he thinks it's hard to justify zero interest rates at this time. CNBC's Steve Liesman and the "Squawk Box' crew weigh in.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a softer open on Friday, as all eyes turn to the latest labor market report.
Ben Lichtenstein, president at TradersAudio.com, talks about the rally in bonds and how long it will continue ahead of the nonfarm payrolls data.
U.S. nonfarm payrolls are due out later today. Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at CohnReznick, says he expects a deceleration in jobs growth.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a slightly higher open on Friday, encouraged by a better-than-expected labor market report.
The dollar edged up against a basket of currencies on Friday as investors looked to U.S. jobs and wages data.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Crude oil popped today, closing over the $50 level. Also, the natural gas drawdown was far lower than expected, which drove prices down.
U.S. stocks closed sharply higher, encouraged by stabilization in oil and shaking off concerns about Greece ahead of the all-important jobs report.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and CME's plans to close most open cry futures pits, while the options pits remain open.