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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.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on the labor force participation rate, which dropped to a 35-year low.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the consumer sentiment number is the lowest level since December of 2011.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stocks posted modest gains on Friday after the government's brighter-than-expected report on the labor market.
U.S. stock index futures turned lower and interest rates spiked after the government reported a brighter-than-expected report on the labor market.
Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners says that any likelihood of tapering or tightening is not very high as growth is between a low to moderate level.
The dollar soared against the euro and yen after data showing U.S. job growth unexpectedly accelerated in October.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Friday is jobs day, and traders will look to see if the number has an impact on the dollar, which could effect gold and oil prices, she says.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at negotiations with Iran and what's likely to happen if sanctions are lifted and the country's crude comes back on the market.
U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average halting its record advance and Twitter's market debut drawing the spotlight, as investors reacted to an unexpected rate cut by the European Central Bank and a read on third-quarter U.S. economic growth.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Thursday.
The euro fell to a more than seven-week low against the dollar after the European Central Bank shocked investors by cutting interest rates.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil rose more than a dollar on the day, due to lower-than-expected inventory numbers. Gas was higher, as well, after a bigger-than-expected inventory draw.
Gold closed slightly higher due to weakness in the dollar. CNBC's Sharon Epperson is tracking the action at the NYMEX.
U.S. stocks mostly climbed on Wednesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing at another record, as investors bought into optimism that the Federal Reserve would continue its stimulus.