U.S. government debt prices were mixed on Friday as investors digested key inflation data.
European stocks closed lower Friday, clocking their worst percentage drop since the middle of June.
Asia markets traded higher on the final trading day of the week, ahead of next week's key central bank meetings in the U.S. and Japan.
The dollar was on course to fall after U.S. retail sales data quelled lingering bets on the Fed raising interest rates next week.
Gold hit a two-week low on Friday after data showing faster-than-expected growth in U.S. consumer inflation.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open on Friday as traders digested the release of key inflation data.
European stocks closed higher on Thursday, as upbeat trade on Wall Street boosted markets elsewhere.
U.S. stocks closed sharply higher on Thursday as investors parsed through a series of economic data.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Thursday as investors digested the release of a host of data.
Oil prices fell on worries that U.S. rig counts would continue to rise and that returning Libyan and Nigerian exports would stoke a global supply glut.
Markets in Asia traded mixed amid lingering uncertainties over key central bank policy meetings due next week.
U.S. stocks closed mostly lower on Wednesday, with energy weighing, as oil prices fell sharply despite bullish inventories data.
U.S. government debt prices traded higher on Wednesday as investors looked ahead to the Federal Reserve’s meeting next week.
European stocks ended mostly mixed on Wednesday, as a renewed decline in oil prices put a dampener on sentiment.
The U.S. dollar reversed earlier gains against the yen on Thursday as traders doubted that the Bank of Japan (BOJ) would be able to weaken the yen.
News of rising Iranian exports and returning supplies from Libya and Nigeria fueled concerns that the global glut will persist.
Gold slipped as the dollar and European equities edged upwards, curbing demand ahead of next week's Fed meeting.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Thursday as traders digested a host of data.
Oil prices extended losses on Wednesday after data showed large weekly builds in U.S. petroleum products offset a surprise draw in crude stockpiles.
Gold prices rose whilst the dollar slipped as the market waited for clues on the timing of interest rate rises in the United States.