Chinese markets extended an already rough start to the year Monday, losing further ground and other Asian markets came along for the ride lower.
U.S. stocks closed about 1 percent lower, ending the year's first trading week with sharp losses as concerns about China persisted.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, attempting further recovery from the sharply lower start to the year, as oil prices and the Chinese yuan stabilized.
The low-yielding euro fell for a second session, as steadier global stock markets prompted investors to seek other currencies.
U.S. Treasurys traded in a range on Friday after the December jobs handily beat expectations.
The metal held around a nine-week high as pressure on stock markets continued to support investors' flight to safety.
U.S. oil fell for a sixth session to trade at a 12-year low amid slowing growth in China.
European stocks finished in negative territory on Friday, in what has been a turbulent week for markets.
The dollar climbed Friday on measures taken by China to ease this week's market turmoil and a hefty rise in U.S. jobs in December.
Asian markets closed mixed Friday, after a wild ride that saw the Chinese market shut down prematurely twice to stem rapid selloffs.
U.S. bonds were mixed on Monday, as renewed turmoil in Chinese equity markets failed to boost “safe haven” assets.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open Monday, as European equities gained despite turmoil in Chinese stocks.
Oil settled 10% lower for the week after global oversupply and a bleak demand outlook made it hard to guess the market's bottom.
Gold prices fell further, retreating from the previous day's nine-week high.
U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Thursday as China news overnight and low oil prices renewed concerns about global economic growth.
U.S. government debt prices rose in choppy trade Thursday as stocks fell amid turmoil in China and continued oil price concerns.
European markets closed sharply lower on Thursday, as further turmoil in China and a turbulent oil environment, rocked investor sentiment.
China's stocks were suspended from trade on Thursday after the CSI 300 tumbled more than 7 percent in early trade, triggering the market's circuit breaker.
Gold climbed above $1,100 an ounce for the first time in nine weeks as investors sent money into the metal amid a global stock market rout.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Friday after the jobs report showed creation of 292,000 jobs.