European stocks are expected to open mixed on Tuesday following shaky investor sentiment in Asian markets.
Asian markets fell on Tuesday, led by declines in Japan and China, as investors await further cues from the Fed ahead of its June policy meeting.
The yen held on to gains on Tuesday, shored up by investors' risk aversion and receding expectations that Japan will weaken the currency.
Gold dipped on Tuesday to trade near a 3-1/2 week low hit in the previous session.
Oil prices fell in thin trade on Tuesday as the U.S. dollar strengthened, but losses were curbed by a likely drawdown in U.S. crude stockpiles.
U.S. stocks closed lower Monday in low volume trade as investors awaited further indications on the timing of the Federal Reserve's next rate hike.
U.S. sovereign bond prices were trading higher on Monday as investors eyed Treasury auctions and upcoming speeches by Federal Reserve officials.
European stocks finished mostly lower on Monday as investors digested a fall in oil prices, mixed data out of the euro zone and the prospect of a U.S. rate hike in June.
Asia markets closed mixed on Monday, with the Nikkei down after weak trade data, as markets adjust to a slew of comments from the Fed.
The U.S. dollar gained against the euro on Monday after Federal Reserve officials made hawkish remarks on monetary policy.
Oil prices slid as Iran vowed to ramp up output, though they pared losses on data showing a stockpile drawdown.
U.S. stocks closed higher with tech stocks leading. The Dow failed to recover gains for the week after stocks fell amid renewed rate hike concerns.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday as investors digested existing home sales data.
European stocks closed higher, as Wall Street rose after falling earlier in the week on renewed concerns the Fed would raise interest rates in the near-term.
Most Asia markets gained on Friday, retracing earlier losses, despite a fresh stream of hawkish commentary from U.S. Federal Reserve officials.
The U.S. dollar hit its highest level against the yen in more than three weeks on Friday.
Gold edged lower on Friday for the third straight session and notched its biggest weekly slide in nearly two months on expectations of a rate hike.
US oil fell as high inventories limited the upside of a series of supply outages in Nigeria, Canada and Libya, but posted a weekly gain.
U.S. stocks closed lower Thursday after the latest Fed commentary increased prospects of a rate hike as soon as June.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Monday, as oil prices dipped and traders mulled more hints of near-term monetary policy tightening.