U.S. stock index futures pointed to a stronger open on Wednesday, tracking shares in Europe and Asia higher.
European stocks accelerated gains into the close on Monday after a weak U.S. employment report dampened expectations that the U.S. Federal Reserve will start raising interest rates soon.
Oil prices rose Monday on a rally in U.S. gasoline and Russia's willingness to meet other major oil producers to discuss the market.
Gold was little changed on Monday, as profit-taking set in after rallying on U.S. economic data, while silver extended gains on chart-based buying.
The U.S. dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on renewed risk appetite.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat to slightly lower open on Tuesday ahead of key earnings, after stocks extended a rally Monday.
U.S. government debt prices rose on Friday after the latest nonfarm payrolls report missed expectations.
Asian stocks kicked off the week on a positive note after a weak U.S. employment report cooled expectations for an imminent U.S. rate hike.
U.S. stocks turned higher Friday, in attempt to extend a recent recovery, as investors digested higher oil prices and a weaker-than-expected jobs report.
European equities pared losses to trade higher on Friday, after official jobs numbers from the U.S. came in way below expectations.
U.S. sovereign bond prices slipped on Monday, pushing yields higher ahead of some key economic data.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Monday, ahead of third-quarter earnings season and key economic data, following the weaker-than-expected jobs report.
Oil prices reversed losses on Friday after Baker Hughes reported drillers took 26 rigs out of U.S. oilfields last week.
Gold jumped more than 2 percent on Friday and was on track for its biggest daily gain since January on a flurry of short-covering after jobs data.
The euro reversed earlier losses to trade sharply higher on Friday after the September jobs report widely missed expectations.
Asian stocks were mixed on a subdued Friday, as investors awaited the crucial U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for September.
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed, attempting to put a steady start to the fourth quarter, as investors looked ahead to Friday's jobs report.
Treasurys were unchanged on Thursday after traders bought US government debt on caution ahead of a key US jobs report.
European stocks closed mixed to lower on Thursday, as start-of-quarter enthusiasm petered out among investors and telecom stocks weighed on investor sentiment.
Oil prices fell as much as 1 percent on Thursday as the government's storm monitor altered forecasts for the path of the latest U.S. hurricane.