U.S. stock index futures were higher on Thursday morning, helped by extended gains in oil prices, as traders eyed the release of another batch of data and some earnings in the retail sector.
U.S. sovereign bond prices fell Tuesday, amid global “risk-on” sentiment, as traders eyed data including wholesale inventories and a small business trends survey.
European equities ended higher on Tuesday, as sentiment was lifted by a handful of positive earnings and a sharp tick-up in commodity stocks and prices.
Asia markets closed mixed on Tuesday, with the Japanese benchmark index leading gains in the region.
Gold steadied just above a near two-week low, after its steepest loss since March in the prior session.
U.S. oil rose nearly 3 percent, driven by supply disruptions in Canada and elsewhere.
The yen slid to a nearly two-week low against the dollar on Tuesday as risk appetite improved for a second straight session.
U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a lower open Wednesday, amid steady oil prices, as some disappointing earnings from Disney and Macy's weighed.
U.S. stocks closed mixed in below average trade volume Monday, with gains in health care offsetting declines in materials and energy as oil fell.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a mixed open as oil prices reversed to trade about 1 percent lower.
U.S. sovereign bonds traded mixed as investors digested Friday's worse-than-expected jobs report and the weekend's oil news.
European stocks finished mixed on Monday, as investors tried to shake off the sharp fall in oil prices and mining stocks.
Asian stocks were mostly lower on Monday, as oil prices rallied on supply outages in Canada and the replacement of Saudi's oil minister.
Stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, tracking European stocks higher, as sentiment was buoyed by corporate earnings and a rebound in oil prices.
The yen hit a 10-day low after Japan's finance minister said Tokyo was ready to intervene in the currency market if needed.
Gold fell more than 1 percent as the strengthening dollar and a sharper appetite for assets.
U.S. oil dived as caution among investors offset a decline in daily production capacity due to Canadian wildfires.
U.S. stocks closed higher Friday, amid gains in oil prices, after the headline figure in the April employment report missed expectations.
U.S. government debt prices traded in a wide range Friday, as investors digested weaker-than-expected U.S. employment data.
European stocks closed in the red on Friday as the latest U.S. jobs data came in below expectations and a fall in commodities weighed on sentiment.