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  • SINGAPORE, July 27- Oil prices fell on Monday after closing the previous session at their lowest levels since March on renewed oversupply concerns from the United States and Iraq, although a weaker dollar helped to limit deeper losses. "The markets are looking for price guidance from Janet& Co," said Ben Le Brun, market analyst at Sydney's OptionsXpress, referring...

  • *Gold fell for 5th straight week, longest run since 2012. MANILA, July 27- Gold hovered just above its lowest level since 2010 on Monday, struggling to move higher as the market reckons the U.S. Bullion lost more than 3 percent last week after a rout on Monday accompanied by big volume in New York and Shanghai that sparked more sell-offs and pulled the price as low as...

  • *U.S, UK economies seen recovering in Q2 from weak Q1. Federal funds rate and UK Bank of England Bank Ratehttp:// link.reuters.com/sut25w. After a series of emergency euro zone meetings, Greece has received a bridge loan of 7.2 billion euros and passed a series of measures designed to persuade international creditors to agree a third bailout of 86 billion euros.

  • NEW YORK, July 24- U.S. Treasury debt prices drifted higher on Friday, as investors sought safety in government bonds after a softer-than-expected U.S. housing report and amid a persistent downtrend in commodities and weakness on Wall Street. "Overall, a weaker-than-expected release that has marginally supported the Treasury market, although we'll concede...

  • WASHINGTON, July 24- Staff economists at the Federal Reserve see a quarter-point U.S. interest rate increase this year, according to forecasts the Fed mistakenly published on its website in a gaffe that drew criticism about its ability to keep secrets. "It regrettably appears once again that proper internal controls are not in place to safeguard confidential...

  • July 23- The last time unemployment claims were this low, in 1973, the Federal Reserve chair was the last one to lose control of inflation: Arthur Burns. In Burns' defense he faced outrageous political pressure from Richard Nixon, not to mention the inflation and economic nightmare of the Arab oil embargo, but still it would be hard to blame Janet Yellen for feeling a...

  • NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. long-dated Treasury yields fell to their lowest level in nearly two weeks on Wednesday on growing anticipation of a short-term interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Yields on 30- year Treasury bonds hit 3.03 percent, their lowest level since July 9 and also showed the biggest decline on the day of about four basis points.

  • *Apple, Microsoft corporate reports spur safety bid. U.S. shares edged lower after results from technology giants including Apple and Microsoft. "The weakness in the stock market over the last two days has helped push Treasuries prices higher," said Shyam Rajan, U.S. rates strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York.

  • Cramer Remix: Sold this? Here's your dunce cap Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 7:09 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer has some choice words after today’s slew of earnings.

  • NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. With the focus shifting away from Greece's debt issues and little in the way of new U.S. economic data, traders reacted to weakness in U.S. shares after disappointing corporate reports from IBM and United Technologies. "You're starting to see companies that just aren't hitting their earnings estimates, and you get this jolt down in equities...

  • The dollar retreated from a three-month high against a basket of currencies on Tuesday on profit-taking.

  • *Euro climbs 1 pct from 3- month trough against dollar. NEW YORK, July 21- The euro on Tuesday rebounded from three-month lows against the dollar as an easing of pessimism about Greece had traders paring bearish bets, while the yen rose versus the greenback on upbeat remarks on inflation from the Bank of Japan chief. Fed Chair Janet Yellen and other Fed officials...

  • NEW YORK, July 21- The euro on Tuesday rebounded from three-month lows against the dollar as traders pared bearish bets as Greece proceeded to adopt the tough measures required by its lenders to obtain cash and avert bankruptcy. Fed Chair Janet Yellen and other top central bankers have said higher rates are appropriate later this year if the U.S. economy...

  • NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. Treasuries prices were little changed on Tuesday on uncertainty that the Federal Reserve will hike rates in September, while reduced concerns over Greece stymied demand for U.S. government debt. "We think the odds are that the Fed will start tightening in September, but it's a close call," said Stan Shipley, bond strategist at Evercore ISI in New...

  • NEW YORK, July 21- The dollar retreated from a three-month high against a basket of currencies on Tuesday on mild profit-taking, while commodity-related currencies stabilized on a pause in gold's recent sell-off. Traders dialed back their short-term bearish bets on the euro in light volume as Greece proceeded to adopt the tough measures required by its...

  • Short maturities under the microscope: Santelli Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 9:42 AM ET
    Short maturities under the microscope: Santelli

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

  • Fed on rate increase: Bond market? Deal with it Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 7:05 AM ET
    Janet Yellen

    While Wall Street frets over the ability of bond markets to absorb a rate rise, the Federal Reserve has a message for the industry: deal with it.

  • *U.S. policymakers expect volatility, downplay concerns. NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, July 21- While Wall Street frets over the ability of bond markets to absorb an approaching interest rate rise, the U.S. Private and public comments by Fed officials show that they do not share Wall Street's degree of concern about liquidity, and do not believe that capital rules are...

  • Tuesday focus: Commodities crush vs earnings Monday, 20 Jul 2015 | 6:28 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    A gusher of corporate earnings reports could set the tone for stocks Tuesday, as traders keep an eye on the increasingly sloppy commodities markets.

  • *New Zealand dollar rebounds from six-year low on PM comments. "Higher Treasuries yields and lower gold prices are consistent with U.S. dollar strength as investors anticipate U.S. rates normalization later this year," said Eric Viloria, currency strategist at Wells Fargo Securities in New York. Fed Chair Janet Yellen testified before Congress, reiterating U.S....