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  • NEW YORK, March 29- The U.S. dollar dropped sharply and stocks on Wall Street moved higher after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the Fed should proceed "cautiously" when it raises interest rates. "Given the risks to the outlook, I consider it appropriate for the Committee to proceed cautiously in adjusting policy," Yellen said in remarks to the Economic Club...

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  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, March 29- Gold jumped over 1 percent on Tuesday after comments from U.S. Spot gold rose 1.4 percent to $1,238.21 an ounce by 12:52 p.m. EDT, recovering from Monday's one-month low of $1,208.15. U.S. gold futures for April delivery were up $17.50 an ounce at $1,237.60.

  • *Yellen to speak in New York at 12:20 p.m. ET. Yellen, who is due to speak before the Economic Club of New York at 12:20 p.m. ET, will make her first remarks since the Fed's meeting in March. "The market is essentially expecting her comments to remain somewhat dovish, just like at her last press conference," said Tim Dreiling, regional investment director at the Private...

  • NEW YORK, March 29- Crude oil prices continued to fall on Tuesday as oversupply fears resurfaced, while stocks and the U.S. dollar were little changed ahead of a widely anticipated speech by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Yellen, due to speak at the Economic Club of New York at 12:20 p.m. EDT, may offer hints on the central bank's latest thinking weeks after the...

  • *U.S. to sell $34 bln 5- year notes after mediocre 2- year sale. NEW YORK, March 29- U.S. Treasury prices rose on Tuesday on worries about a cooling U.S. economic expansion as traders await for clues on future interest rate increases from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen while preparing for a $34 billion five-year note auction.

  • *Yellen to speak in New York at 12:20 p.m. ET. Yellen, who is due to speak before the Economic Club of New York at 12:20 p.m. ET, will make her first remarks since the Fed's meeting in March. "The market is essentially expecting her comments to remain somewhat dovish, just like at her last press conference," said Tim Dreiling, regional investment director at the Private...

  • *Yellen to speak in New York at around midday. March 29- Wall Street was lower on Tuesday as oil prices skidded, and investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech for clues on when the central bank may raise interest rates. "We are seeing a little bit of a pause here," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New York.

  • *Yellen to speak in New York. Yellen, who is due to speak before the Economic Club of New York at 12:20 p.m. ET, will make her first remarks since the Fed's meeting in March. "We are seeing a little bit of a pause here," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New York.

  • TOKYO, March 29- Asian shares struggled to find their footing on Tuesday and the dollar clawed back ground lost after downbeat U.S. economic data contributed to an uninspiring session on Wall Street. Investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech at 1620 GMT for fresh signals on the outlook for U.S. interest rate hikes, after a chorus of hawkish...

  • TOKYO, March 29- Asian shares struggled to find their footing on Tuesday after downbeat U.S. economic data contributed to an uninspiring session on Wall Street and pressured the dollar. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged up 0.05 percent after wavering for most of the early session. Australian shares slumped 0.3 percent, in their...

  • NEW YORK, March 28- An index of global stocks edged higher on Monday, as did Wall Street, which was bolstered by a softer dollar as weak U.S. economic data cut expectations of a near-term interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve. With share markets in Europe, as well as those in Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong closed for holidays following last week's Good...

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  • *Weak inflation, consumer spending pushes dollar down. NEW YORK, March 28- Wall Street shares rose in choppy trading as the dollar fell following weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data on Monday that cut expectations of a near-term interest rate increase by the Federal Reserve. "Because we had softer data and also the big downward revision in spending in...

  • March 28- U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday as gains in consumer stocks following encouraging data offset the impact of a dip in crude oil prices on the energy sector. Investors will parse Fed Chair Janet Yellen's comments, when she speaks in New York on Tuesday, for clues on when the central bank will raise rates. "I think today's action will be in...

  • *Weak inflation, consumer spending pushes dollar down. NEW YORK, March 28- Wall Street and the dollar fell following weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data on Monday that suggested the Federal Reserve may not be raising interest rates in the near future. "Because we had softer data and also the big downward revision in spending in January, that is causing a lot of...

  • March 28- U.S. stock indexes were set to open slightly higher on Monday after data showed consumers spent more in February, the latest sign that an economic recovery was gathering steam. Wall Street snapped a five-week winning streak on Thursday as a strengthening dollar weighed on commodity-related shares. "The market is showing a little fatigue... and the...

  • *Crude prices fall on strong dollar, stockpile build. NEW YORK, March 24- U.S. stocks broke a five-week winning streak on Thursday with a strengthening dollar weighing on commodity-related shares. I think it's natural for folks to take a deep breath and take some chips off the table, "said Jeff Buetow, president of BFRC Services in Charlottesville, Virginia.

  • *Another Fed official joins chorus on tightening risk. NEW YORK, March 24- Global equity markets declined on Thursday and the dollar added to a recent string of gains after another U.S. Louis Fed President James Bullard, who joined a chorus of officials who have recently highlighted the chance of at least two rate increases this year, with the first perhaps as soon...