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The dollar rose against the euro in a continuation of last week's bets that the Fed will hike interest rates in the coming months.
Patrick Bennett, FX strategist at CIBC, says the dollar index could bounce above 100, with markets giving the U.S. economy a "pass" mark.
It's an iconic time, says Jim Stewart of the New York Times, discussing where he is seeing value in the markets, and why corporate deal activity is a "healthy sign." Also Stewart explains why investors shouldn't get too hung up on when the Fed hikes rates and to make sure risk is spread over different sectors. Stewart also weighs in on GE's restructuring plan.
U.S. stocks closed higher, with the Dow above 18,000 for the first time in April as investors looked ahead to the official start of earnings season.
What a week for the ruble – the currency has hit new highs against the dollar and euro to become this year's best performer.
Ahead of today's opening bell, Alan Knuckman, chief market strategist at Bulls-Eye Options, discusses the U.S. earnings season and how the markets could react.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Friday, as the greenback built on Thursday's gains ahead of the Apple Watch launch.
David Woo, BofA Merrill Lynch, weighs in on growing concerns over the strong U.S. dollar and the prospects of parity with the euro.
Jane Foley, senior currency strategist at Rabobank, talks about the current state of the U.S. dollar and the big themes that are impacting the euro and dollar currencies.
The idea that the U.S. dollar will strengthen rapidly is dissipating amid concerns about its impact on the economy, says Paul Mackel, head of Asia Currency Research at HSBC.
Axel Merk, president and chief investment officer at Merk Investments, says Wall Street is "tired" and is running out of momentum.
Rene Nourse, principal & managing director at Urban Wealth Management, expects consumer discretionary firms to offer some positive surprises in the upcoming earnings season.
U.S. stocks closed higher as investors digested a rebound in oil prices and looked for more signals on the timing of an interest rate hike.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat to lower open on Thursday, as investors digested the mostly dovish minutes from the Fed, ahead of more earnings and data releases.
David Roche, global strategist at Independent Strategy, says the minutes from the previous FOMC meeting contain no message about when the Fed could lift interest rates.
The euro slumped for a fifth straight session against the dollar on Friday to a 3-1/2 week low as falling European interest rates.
Liz Ann Sonders, chief investment strategist at Charles Schwab, expects U.S. corporate earnings for the first-quarter "to dip into negative territory outside of recession conditions."
Jim Awad, managing director of Plimsoll Mark Capital, says recent M&A deals are a positive sign of the state of the global economy.
U.S. stocks closed higher as investors shook off a plunge in oil prices and digested the Federal Reserve's meeting minutes as mostly dovish.