The dollar began the final week of 2014 firm, as the euro dipped to two-year lows while investors awaited a key vote in Greece later in the session.» Read More
The yen heads for its biggest weekly gain in more than a month against the dollar, on tensions in Ukraine and the Chinese economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses how this morning's revised retail number is impacting Treasurys, and takes a look at the action in Japanese government bonds and the Chinese yuan.
U.S. stocks declined on Thursday, after the S&P 500 came less than four points from its record close.
U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a higher open on Thursday.
Fears the crisis in Ukraine could intensify led traders to the safe havens of the Japanese yen and Swiss franc.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil dropped to $97 on China concerns and a huge oil inventory build this week. Nat gas took a breath on warmer temperatures. And gold was up while copper was down again.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, as the euro "continues to be a barn burner."
Stocks were little changed Wednesday, as the Dow and the S&P flirted with gains after two a two-day drop.
U.S. stock index futures slumped on Wednesday, as shares in Europe and Asia fell on concerns about China's economy and the turmoil in Ukraine.
Concerns about China and other developing economies weakened the Australian dollar and currencies closely linked to commodities markets.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, including compression in the 10-year Treasury, and a look at the U.S. dollar.
Stocks declined on Tuesday as news from China hit commodity prices..
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Tuesday, with stocks in Asia and Europe rebounding.
The ECB's forward guidance may adjust policy to tighten the slack in the Euro zone economy, a senior ECB official said.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Disappointing China data dominated the markets, which drove oil down. Copper was down, as well. Gold closed up about $3 on the day.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
Stocks fell on Monday, a session after the S&P hit another all-time high.
Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, explains why he thinks the Russian ruble will get weaker. And Carl Larry, explains why oil prices could continue to rise.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-higher open on Monday, after Asian stocks plunged following poor data out of both Japan and China.