U.S. Dollar


  • U.S. stock index futures continued to hover around the flatline Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement on the future of its economic stimulus program.

  • Dollar drops as Fed decides not to taper Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    The dollar sank to a seven-month low on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve shocked investors by deciding to continue its massive stimulus program.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Watching the Fed     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil hit a two-week low as concerns over Syria continued to ease. And Libyan production seems to be coming back online, as well. And nat gas hits a 7-week high.

  • How tapering will impact the dollar     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 11:05 AM ET

    Michael Sneyd, FX analyst at BNP Paribas, expects the U.S. dollar to gain ground against other low-yielding G10 currencies in the case of "dovish tapering", but weaken against riskier currencies.

  • Stocks closed higher Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 finishing in positive territory for the third-straight session, as Federal Reserve policymakers kicked off their two-day meeting.

  • Santelli's morning bond update     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 9:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.

  • U.S. stock index futures stutter-stepped Tuesday, amid investor caution ahead of the start of the two-day Federal Reserve meeting.

  • Trade of the day: invest in EM long term?     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 5:32 AM ET

    How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts have been saying to CNBC.

  • Fed meeting: what does the market focus on?     Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 4:00 AM ET

    Jeremy Stretch, head of FX strategy at CIBC, says U.S. yields and dollar could continue to soften as the Fed meeting goes underway.

  • Dollar slips awaiting Fed; euro up on strong data Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013 | 4:16 PM ET
    Dollar bills are seen attached to a computer on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The euro rallied vs the dollar Tuesday after a better-than-expected German sentiment survey, but gains were muted before the Federal Reserve meeting.

  • Can the 10 year UST break above 3%?     Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 8:15 PM ET

    Dhiren Sarin, Chief Technical Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays charts the markets, where he says the U.S. 10 year treasury yield could see more buying again at the current levels. He also charts gold and Brent crude.

  • Markets make their choice of Fed chief clear     Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Axel Merk, President & CIO, Merk Investments deciphers why markets are hailing Larry Summers' withdrawal from the Fed race and why Janet Yellen is the addiction markets want more of.

  • CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. The Syrian risk premium is quickly deflating. Now traders turn their attention to Libyan export terminals. .

  • Stocks eased off their best levels Monday but still finished sharply higher, boosted by news that Larry Summers had pulled out of the race to be the next head of the Federal Reserve. Still, the Nasdaq finished lower, dragged by sharp losses in Apple.

  • Santelli's morning bond update     Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 9:40 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.

  • Kevin Giddis, Raymond James; Matt Smith, Schneider Electric, and Boris Schlossberg, BK Asset Management, provide a preview of this week's trading activity in currencies, energy and fixed income, after Larry Summers withdrew from the race for Federal Reserve chairman.

  • U.S. stock index futures were sharply higher across the board Monday, as global stocks and bonds reacted positively to the news that Larry Summers had pulled out of the race to be the next head of the Federal Reserve.

  • Next Fed chair will enjoy better US economy     Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 12:07 AM ET

    Emma Lawson, Senior Currency Strategist at National Australia Bank says regardless of who becomes the next Fed chair, the U.S. economy will be in a better state than today.

  • Rob Aspin, Head of Equity Investment Strategy at Standard Chartered Bank explains his preferences in the global equities space.

  • Dollar falls as Summers' exit spurs risk appetite Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 4:36 PM ET

    The dollar fell to a four-week low on Monday after former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers withdrew his name as a candidate to lead the Federal Reserve.