U.S. sovereign bond prices edged lower as investors eyed a slew of data and awaited the Federal Reserve’s interest rate decision due Wednesday.
European equities finished mixed as investors digested a whole raft of new earnings, ahead of a number of important central bank meetings this week.
Asia finished mixed on Tuesday as investors took to the sidelines ahead of major central bank monetary policy decisions due later in the week.
U.S. stock-index futures traded lower on Wednesday, ahead of swathes of big-name earnings and a Federal Reserve policy decision.
The dollar weakened against major currencies after weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data reinforced views that the Fed would take a dovish stance.
Gold retreated as a rebound in assets viewed as higher risk diverted some attention from the metal, though prices remained hemmed in.
U.S. oil rose more than 3 percent as a tumbling dollar boosted commodities denominated in the greenback.
U.S. stock-index futures declined on Monday, ahead of the busiest week of first-quarter earnings season.
U.S. sovereign bond prices fell Monday as investors digested new home sales data and after a handful of Treasury auctions.
European stocks ended trade in the red, amid weak sentiment across the globe, as a sharp decline in mining stocks weighed on the wider benchmarks.
Asia markets fell Monday across the board, with many traders likely taking to the sidelines ahead of several central bank decisions this week.
Gold rose on Monday as a retreat in the dollar helped to tempt back some buyers.
The U.S. dollar slipped against the yen on Monday as traders took profits from the greenback's recent rally against the Japanese currency.
U.S. oil fell as banks said a two-month long rebound has defied fundamentals.
U.S. stocks closed mixed Friday with tech stocks leading declines after major earnings in the sector disappointed.
European stocks finished in negative territory on Friday as sharp losses in the autos and basic resources sectors dragged the wider benchmarks lower.
U.S. stock-index futures traded higher, amid a busy day for earnings and the start of a Federal Reserve policy meeting.
U.S. sovereign bond prices were little changed Friday as markets digested the release of flash PMI data.
Asia markets finished mixed on the final trading day of the week, with major indexes in Australia, Japan and Hong Kong eking out weekly gains.
Oil prices posted a third week of gains as market sentiment turned more upbeat amid signs a global supply glut may be easing.