CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar after a stronger-than-expected employment number this morning.» Read More
*Exporters rise as USD stays above 100 yen. TOKYO, Nov 20- Japan's Nikkei share average was flat on Wednesday morning as recent outperformers including banks and non-life insurers pulled back, offseting gains in exporters after the dollar traded above 100 yen. Panasonic Corp rose 1.5 percent, Toyota Motor Corp added 0.5 percent and Nikon Corp rose 1.4 percent.
The dollar edged lower after Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said the Fed will maintain its ultra-easy policy for as long as needed.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. There was mixed price action in the energy pits today. Traders expect the downward momentum to continue, she says.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports gold edged higher at the close as traders await Ben Bernanke's speech to the National Economics Club and FOMC minutes due out on Wednesday.
U.S. stocks tallied modest declines on Tuesday as investors wait to hear from the Federal Reserve in weighing central-bank monetary moves ahead.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market and explains the flattening verse the steepening of the yield curve.
U.S. stock index futures turned lower as Asian and European stocks mirrored the U.S.'s losses from the previous session.
Derek Halpenny, European Head of Global Markets Research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ says the ECB will be forced into action as it's mandate remains unfulfilled.
The dollar edged lower in choppy trading after the Chinese central bank said it would gradually exit from regular intervention in the foreign exchange market.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
U.S. stocks turned mostly negative on Monday, with the S&P 500 and Dow industrials retreating from record highs, after investor Carl Icahn said he is "very cautious" on equities.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, the "sticky" interest rates in the U.S. and the dollar versus the yen.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-higher open on Monday, with stocks in Europe trading cautiously.
TOKYO/ SYDNEY, Nov 18- The dollar and euro stuck close to recent highs against the yen in Asia on Monday, though uncertainty about how long the U.S. "I think the market wants to keep risk-on trading, but some think the dollar/yen is high and aren't willing to go higher yet," said Masashi Murata, senior currency strategist at Brown Brothers Harriman in Tokyo.
Aroop Chatterjee, FX Strategist at Barclays joins us live at SGX to explain his bullish stance on the Chinese Yuan as the nation continues its re-balancing drive and growth slows.
The safe-haven dollar and yen fell on Monday after China announced its most sweeping economic and social reforms in nearly three decades.
U.S. stocks climbed on Friday, with the Dow industrials and S&P 500 knocking out a sixth week of record-clearing gains.
U.S. stock futures held modest gains on Friday after data had import prices falling more than expected and a gauge of manufacturing in the New York region slipping.
Mark Konyn, CEO, Cathay Conning Asset Management only expects the Fed to taper QE in mid-2014.
Khoon Goh, Senior FX Strategist at ANZ tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks incoming U.S. Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen will be supportive for the USD.