Oil prices fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday as the dollar strengthened and investors braced for an expected weekly build in U.S. stockpiles.
This came after Fed officials sounded a hawkish note on interest rates at the weekend, boosting the dollar.
Wall Street looked set to open higher on Tuesday, with futures for the Dow Jones industrial average trading up.
Stocks closed higher, with financials leading, as investors looked for clues about the Federal Reserve's next move.
U.S. Treasury notes rose on Monday, amid U.S. personal spending and inflation data.
European stocks traded lower on Monday as the U.S. dollar strengthened after hawkish comments from U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen in a closely watched speech Friday.
Japanese shares climbed, boosted by a weaker yen, while other Asia markets slipped on Monday in the wake of the Jackson Hole conclave.
The dollar rose after senior Federal Reserve officials bolstered expectations that U.S. interest rates will rise soon.
Oil prices fell on Monday, pressured by high output from Middle East OPEC members and as a stronger U.S. dollar weighed on commodities.
Gold rebounded from a near five-week low as the dollar dropped on Monday, shrugging off earlier pressure.
U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a slightly higher open, after the release of spending and inflation data.
European stocks seesawed in afternoon trade and closed higher as investors reacted to a speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
Asia markets traded mixed on Friday, after most local markets remained near-unchanged this week ahead of a speech by the Fed chair.
The dollar inched up on Friday as investors digested a speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
Oil prices were higher in a volatile session, as traders reacted to comments from Yellen and reports of missile activity in Saudi Arabia.
Gold pared earlier gains in volatile trade amid speeches from U.S. Federal Reserve members.
U.S. equities closed lower Thursday, with health care falling approximately 1 percent.
U.S. government debt prices were higher Thursday as investors eyed the auction of $28 billion in seven-year notes.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open Friday as traders anticipated Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech at Jackson Hole.
European stocks posted sharp losses by Thursday's close, weighed down by a fall in miners, autos and health care stocks.