The dollar held gains against its peers, drawing support as the euro slid overnight on increasing worries that Greece could default on its debt.» Read More
Philip Wee, senior currency economist at DBS and Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management, explain why a softer jobs report in March won't dent the greenback's rise.
After March's weaker-than-expected jobs report, the 25-basis-point hike in U.S. interest rates will be pushed back to September, says Michael Yoshikami, founder & CEO at Destination Wealth Management.
U.S. stock index futures plunged on Good Friday after the nonfarm payrolls came in much lower than expected at 126,000.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest rise in the euro
U.S. stocks snapped a two-day losing streak on Thursday as investors digested economic data and set up for Friday's jobs report.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a softer open on Thursday, amid of a raft of data as investors prepared for a shorter week due to the Easter vacation.
Alain Bokobza, global head of asset allocation at Societe Generale, explains why he believes there could be two rate hikes by the U.S. Federal Reserve this year.
With U.S. valuations "fairly valued", opportunities abound in overseas markets amid a stronger greenback, says Jeff Carbone, founder & senior partner at Cornerstone Financial Partners.
The dollar fell for a second straight day, as investors pared back hefty positions ahead of a U.S. non-farm payrolls report.
Mark Eibel, chief investment strategist at Russell Investments, says U.S. corporates could see flat earnings due to factors like plunging oil prices.
Gary Burtless, senior fellow, Economic Studies at the Brookings Institution, says the rise in minimum pay does little to boost the average wage because top earners are seeing pay hikes in larger multiples than low-wage earners.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil spiked at the end of the day, ending over $50/barrel. The inventory numbers weren't as high as expected and US production has declined.
U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday as investors weighed softness in economic data ahead of Friday's important jobs report.
The sharp decline in the Russian ruble against the dollar caused high-end residential rental prices in Moscow to tank some 16 percent last year.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
After the best quarter in years for the greenback, traders make the call on the second quarter.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open as investors digested the ADP private sector payroll report and awaited a key manufacturing survey.
With Japan's economy improving, the Bank of Japan is unlikely to ease further, which means the yen will trade more like a normal currency, says Geoff Kendrick, head of Asia FX & Rates Strategy at Morgan Stanley.
The dollar fell at the start of the second quarter on disappointing data on U.S. manufacturing and jobs growth.
After a fabulous first quarter for the greenback, are more gains ahead? Richard Ross of Evercore ISI and Stacey Gilbert of Susquehanna discuss with Amanda Dudry.