U.S. government debt prices were higher on Friday morning.
European markets closed higher Friday as investors were buoyed latest batch of corporate earnings.
Asian markets closed mixed on Friday, following the lower close stateside due to weak earnings from U.S. retailer Macy's.
The U.S. dollar fell on Friday, easing from a roughly two-month high against the yen.
Oil prices posted their best weekly gain in six weeks after U.S. stockpiles fell, but signs of rising American output weighed on the market.
Gold prices rose on Friday for a second straight session as political uncertainty in the United States pressured the dollar.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Friday as traders digested key economic data to close out the week.
U.S. equities closed lower on Thursday as retail stocks fell sharply on the back of Macy's weak quarterly results.
U.S. government debt prices traded mixed on Thursday as investors digested key economic data and a Treasury Department sale.
European markets closed lower; BoE hold interest rates; Hikma down 7%
Most Asian indexes closed higher on Thursday, following a mixed close stateside.
The New Zealand and Canadian dollars sank on Thursday as domestic concerns outweighed a bounce in oil prices for the currencies.
The oil rally extended into Thursday as growing support for continued OPEC output cuts boosted confidence that a glut might diminish.
Gold edged up on Thursday, holding just above eight-week lows hit earlier this week.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Thursday after the Nasdaq notched a record close and a five-day winning streak.
Equities closed mixed Wednesday as investors digested President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey.
European markets moved lower Wednesday as investors focused on the latest batch of corporate earnings.
Equities in Asia traded sideways in Wednesday trade as investors digested the dramatic dismissal of FBI Director James Comey in the U.S.
Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey in a move that shocked Washington and dampened some of this week's strong risk appetite.
A larger-than-expected fall in U.S. crude inventories offset concerns about rising output from the United States, Libya and Nigeria.