U.S. stock index futures extended gains after a voting member of the Fed said on CNBC that nothing is decided on raising rates in September.
The dollar gained as investors looked ahead to jobs data on Friday that is expected to show a still strengthening labor market.
Oil fell to its lowest in six months, knocked by fresh evidence of growing oversupply and data highlighting slowing demand in China.
Asian stocks stumbled on Monday, as falling energy prices and disappointing manufacturing data out of China ignited "risk-off" sentiment.
U.S. stocks closed lower on the final day of trade for July, as investors digested energy earnings misses and soft data that could delay liftoff.
U.S. Treasury prices rose on Friday, the last trading day in July, after the second-quarter employment cost index missed expectations.
European equities closed higher on Friday after a choppy end to trading in July, as investors eyed key earnings and data from the U.S., and slipping commodity prices.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Tuesday following a sharp 5 percent drop in oil prices seen overnight, as investors gear up for employment data later due later in the week.
Oil prices fell on Friday, with U.S. crude looking set to post the largest monthly drop since the 2008 financial crisis.
Gold slipped to near 5-1/2-year lows on Friday and was set for a sixth weekly fall, after U.S. data raised hopes of an interest rate hike.
The dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Friday, ending a decent month on a sour note.
U.S. stocks pointed to a flat open on Monday ahead of a busy week of top-tier data, as the Greek stock market opened for the first time in five weeks.
Asian equities mostly edged up on Friday, as investors took heart from less volatile share moves in the mainland.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed as investors digested more earnings and second-quarter GDP, a day after the Fed left interest rates unchanged.
European stocks closed higher on Thursday after an onslaught of earnings, but Spanish stocks underperformed to close lower.
Gold fell 1 percent on Thursday to a near a 5-1/2-year low as the dollar rose after data showed the U.S. economy improved in the second quarter.
U.S. oil prices steadied Thursday after a larger-than-expected draw in U.S. crude and gasoline stocks was balanced by a stronger dollar.
The dollar rose to its highest level this week on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve took another step towards raising interest rates.
U.S. stocks were tipped to open lower on Thursday, with focus turning to second-quarter economic growth data for clues on the timing of a rate rise.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat to slightly higher open, as investors continued to digest the Fed statement amid more data releases.
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