Oil prices headed lower on Friday as Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful storms in a century, drove towards Florida after tearing through the Caribbean.
Gold hit its highest in over a year on Friday as the dollar sagged after weaker-than-expected US jobs data and as tensions over North Korea.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Friday, as investors geared up for more data releases, while awaiting a speech by a Fed member.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday, as investors took note of the weaker trading seen overseas, while awaiting data.
The Dow slipped on Thursday after banking stocks led declines and Disney's CEO warned about the company's profits.
European markets ended higher on Thursday, as the European Central Bank (ECB) left rates unchanged.
Most Asian markets closed higher, following Wall Street's lead, on positive political headlines out of Washington.
The euro jetted past $1.20 and was on course for its biggest daily percentage gain against the U.S. dollar in nearly two weeks on Thursday.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration said U.S. weekly crude stocks increased 4.6 million barrels last week, topping analysts' forecast.
Gold gains after Draghi's comments on monetary policy and Trump's debt ceiling agreement.
U.S. government debt yields were lower on Thursday as investors scrutinized speeches from a number of Federal Reserve leaders.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Thursday, as investors geared up for Fed speeches and news from the ECB's latest meeting.
European markets ended Wednesday on a relatively mixed note, as investors cheered on the rebound seen in U.S. markets.
Stocks in Asia declined on Wednesday as investors remained jittery about North Korea.
U.S. stocks rose after two top Democratic leaders said Donald Trump would support a plan to raise the debt ceiling for three months.
The U.S. dollar hit a multiyear low against the Canadian dollar on Wednesday.
Oil prices rose on Wednesday as strong global refining margins and the reopening of US Gulf Coast refineries provided a bullish outlook.
Gold fell from one-year highs on Wednesday, boosted by geopolitical tensions and a lower dollar due to growing expectations the Fed will delay rate rises.
U.S. Treasury yields jumped Wednesday after top Democrats announced that they had President Trump's support for a debt ceiling extension.
U.S. equities were set for a rebound on Wednesday, with stock futures trading higher, led by some large-cap tech names.