U.S. stocks closed higher Tuesday, off session highs, supported by gains in energy and tech stocks.
U.S. sovereign bond yields traded higher on Tuesday, just above the five-week highs touched in the previous session.
European equities ended slightly higher on Tuesday as the rally in oil prices helped shake off weak earnings results.
Gold fell nearly 2 percent to a four-week low on Tuesday, as prices came under pressure from a rising dollar.
Crude prices closed higher as a gasoline and diesel rally added support to oil markets boosted by an industry strike in Brazil.
Australia's dollar gained almost 1 percent on Tuesday, after the country's central bank declined to cut interest rates further.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open Wednesday, ahead of the bulk of the day's comments from Fed policymakers and economic data.
Asian equities outside China advanced on Tuesday, as the morale of investors got a boost from the overnight rally on Wall Street.
U.S. stocks closed higher by nearly 1 percent or more Monday, the first trading day of November, helped by gains in energy and health care stocks.
U.S. sovereign bonds yields traded higher on Monday, as traders focused on the slew of data, culminating in the closely watched jobs report Friday.
European equities ended slightly higher on Monday as investors digested more economic news from China and Europe, on top of earnings.
Gold extended a sell-off into a fourth straight session as technical signals deteriorated and investors fretted that the Fed would raise this year.
The dollar fell against the euro on Monday after comments from two members of the European Central Bank's governing council.
Oil closed lower as weak Chinese data fueled concerns about demand slowing in one of the world's largest oil-consuming nations.
Asian stocks fell on Monday, as investors digested a private survey which showed China's manufacturing sector remaining in a tough spot.
U.S. stocks ended lower Friday but closed out their best month in four years, helped by a recovery in oil prices and hopes of easy monetary policy.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open Tuesday, as investors paused for breath after the S&P 500 breached the 2,100-point level on Monday.
U.S. government debt prices were higher Friday as investors digested a slew of economic data.
European stocks closed mixed on Friday, pressured by weak corporate earnings, but finished the month with gains of around 8 percent.
Gold fell to a three-week low on Friday, on the chance the U.S. Federal Reserve may still raise interest rates this year.