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CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Supply disruptions and doubts of an Iranian agreement drove prices higher today.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports metals are weak across the board with copper leading the decline.
U.S. stocks turned higher on Wednesday, with the Dow and the S&P 500 positioned for record finishes, after upbeat earnings from retailing giant Macy's helped foster optimism about holiday shopping.
The dollar rose against the euro on Wednesday in a lackluster session with investors continuing to trade on comments from a member of the Federal Reserve that seemed to keep the door open to a first drawdown in stimulus next month.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Wednesday as investors digested mixed signals from the Fed.
Greg Matwejev, Director, FX Hedge Fund Sales and Trading at Newedge says the best trade into year-end is buying the U.S. dollar against Asian currencies.
Hans Redeker, Global Co-Head of FX EM Strategy at Morgan Stanley explains why he thinks the dollar will strengthen going forward.
The dollar eased on Wednesday but still clung near a two-month high against the yen, supported by speculation that the U.S. Federal Reserve is on course to start reducing its stimulus as early as December.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was down more than $2 on the day. Signs of a taper could be the reason.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the fixed income market and the strong dollar index level.
U.S. stocks declined on Tuesday after a two-session rise, with Wall Street falling to session lows after being reminded that the Federal Reserve could reduce stimulus before the end of the year.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Tuesday.
The dollar rose broadly, hitting a one-month peak against the yen on Tuesday on higher U.S. bond yields.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil was up slightly today and gold hit a one-month low over fears of inflation in China and speculation of a Fed taper.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis breaks down the metal's close from the NYMEX.
U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average extending its record rise, as Wall Street looked to earnings reports this week from retailers including Wal-Mart Stores and Macy's to get a read on consumer spending.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed to higher open on Wall Street on Monday.
The dollar paused in its advance against the euro on Monday after two days of strong gains.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports a large drop in gold prices.
James Bianco, Bianco Research, joins CNBC's Rick Santelli to discuss labor force data and unemployment. "People are leaving the workforce," Bianco says.