Gold prices held firm on Monday near 3-1/2-month highs hit in the previous session.
Yields on U.S. government debt rose on Monday, after 10-year Treasury yields hit a five-week low on Friday.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Monday, as stocks took a breather from their recent record run.
U.S. government debt prices were higher on Friday as a broad postelection trade paused while traders digested a couple of pieces of data.
U.S. equities closed flat to higher while investors awaited President Donald Trump's speech to Congress next week.
Europe ended Friday's session on a negative note, as weakness in the US, a fall in commodities and underwhelming earnings weighed on sentiment.
Asia markets traded lower after a mixed finish in the U.S. on the back of remarks made by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
The U.S. dollar fell to a more than two-week low against the Japanese yen on Friday.
Oil prices fell on Friday on concerns over rising U.S. supplies and as traders begin to pull out crude barrels from pricey storage.
Gold hit its highest in about 3-1/2-months, on a weaker dollar and as uncertainties surrounding Trump's policies fueled safe-haven demand.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday after the Dow and S&P set fresh records.
U.S. equities closed mixed Thursday on the back of remarks made by newly minted Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin.
U.S. government debt prices were higher on Thursday as investors eyed the auction of $28 billion in seven-year notes.
European markets failed to hold onto gains by the market close, on the back of weakness seen in U.S. markets and a mixed batch of earnings.
Asia markets traded lower on Thursday after a mixed close in the U.S. as Fed minutes hinted that a rate hike is coming 'fairly soon.'
The U.S. dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on a perceived lack of progress on U.S. tax reform and public spending.
Oil price gains eased on Thursday after U.S. government data suggested high inventories could undermine OPEC's move to cut output.
Gold was steady after the minutes of the latest Fed policy meeting further dampened expectations for an interest rate hike next month.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-higher open as traders digested remarks from new Treasury Secretary, Steve Mnuchin.
U.S. equities closed mixed after minutes from the Federal Reserve's previous meeting hinted that a rate hike coming "fairly soon."