The Swiss franc rallied hard against the euro and the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, as tensions between the United States and North Korea rose.
Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday after a report showed U.S. refineries processed record amounts of crude in the latest week.
Gold rose on Wednesday after North Korea said it is considering an attack on the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wednesday after the release of more corporate quarterly results.
U.S. equities opened lower on Wednesday as U.S.-North Korean relations grew more strenuous.
U.S. Treasury yields fell, as investors kept an eye on tensions between the U.S. and North Korea.
European markets closed lower on Wednesday amid escalating geopolitical tensions between the U.S. and North Korea.
U.S. stocks closed lower on Tuesday after President Donald Trump warned North Korea, saying that threats will be "met with fire and fury."
Asian indexes closed mixed Tuesday as investors digested the release of China July trade data during the session.
The dollar shook off early weakness to rise to more than a one-week high on Tuesday, after job openings hit record high.
Oil prices steadied on Tuesday after news of lower crude supplies from Saudi Arabia offset higher output from other large producers.
Gold prices turned higher on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump issued a stark warning to North Korea.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open, as investors continue to wade through another batch of corporate earnings and data.
U.S. government bond yields rose on Tuesday, as investors digested more economic data and an auction.
European bourses closed slightly higher on Tuesday, shrugging off weaker-than-expected trade data from China and Germany amid an otherwise upbeat outlook for global growth.
The U.S. dollar eased slightly on Monday, but clung to most of its gains following Friday's robust U.S. jobs report.
Gold was near two-week lows on Monday, with the dollar strengthening after stronger-than-expected jobs data in the U.S.
Oil prices edged lower, sliding away from nine-week highs, as worries lingered over high production from OPEC and the United States.
Investors' risk sentiment received a boost from the 209,000 jobs added stateside in July, higher than what the markets had expected.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-higher open on Monday, as investors geared up for more earnings releases.