Gold rose to its highest level in 7 weeks as weak economic data in the US reduced expectations of rapid U.S. interest rate rises this year.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Tuesday morning as traders reacted to escalating tensions in the Middle East.
U.S. equities closed slightly lower on Monday, but held near record levels, while shares of Apple declined on a rare downgrade.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Monday as investors digested fresh economic data.
European bourses closed mostly lower on Monday as investors digested fresh economic data.
Markets in Asia closed mostly lower following an attack in London at the weekend and as oil prices rose on diplomatic turmoil in the Middle East.
The dollar rebounded against the euro as traders doubted that any ECB shift in policy stance could strengthen the euro further.
Oil prices reversed gains to trade down on concerns that the cutting of ties with Qatar by top crude exporter Saudi Arabia and other Arab states could hamper a global deal to reduce oil production.
Gold hit a six-week high, buoyed by disappointing U.S. jobs data that dimmed the prospects for an aggressive run of interest rate increases.
U.S. stock index futures were expected to open slightly lower on Monday as traders paused for breath.
U.S. government debt prices were higher on Friday as investors digested a weak jobs report.
U.S. equities rose to record levels on Friday as Wall Street parsed through a jobs report that came in well below expectations.
European markets closed slightly higher on Friday as investors reacted to weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs data.
Asian markets closed higher on Friday, after the release of strong private payrolls stateside and as the U.S. withdraws from a climate agreement.
The dollar fell to seven-month lows on Friday after data showed the U.S. economy created fewer jobs than expected last month.
Job creation fell sharply in May with just 138,000 new positions created.
Crude oil tumbled on worries that President Donald Trump's decision to abandon a climate pact could spark more U.S. drilling.
U.S. stock index futures gave back some gains on Friday as investors digested a weaker-than-expected jobs report.
U.S. equities closed higher on Thursday, the first trading day in June, as Wall Street got ready for the release of the monthly jobs report.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Thursday as investors took in the latest batch of economic data.