U.S. equities failed to hold earlier gains on Wednesday as investors digested President Donald Trump's outline for tax reform.
U.S. bonds were higher as investors review the release of Trump's tax plan and eyed fresh supply.
European markets closed higher on Wednesday, supported by a deluge of earning results which largely outperformed market expectations.
Asian markets closed higher on Wednesday, following the rise in U.S. indexes on the back of strong earnings announcements.
The Australian and New Zealand dollars sank, after Australian inflation data pointed to an economy under strain from mediocre growth in China.
Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday after government data showed a surprisingly large drop in U.S. crude inventories.
Gold recovered on Wednesday as speculators locked in some profit from recent losses, but some analysts expect further weakness.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Wednesday as traders await a much-anticipated tax plan from the White House.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open Thursday morning, ahead of major tech earnings and economic reports.
U.S. equities rose sharply on Tuesday as solid quarterly reports from several large-cap companies rolled through.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Tuesday as investors digest fresh economic data.
European stocks closed higher Tuesday after hitting multi-year highs in the previous session.
Equities in Asia made gains in early Tuesday trade following a relief rally after the first round of the French presidential election.
Oil prices edged up in choppy trade on Tuesday as analysts anticipated a drop in U.S. crude inventories.
The euro remained high on growing confidence that market-friendly Emmanuel Macron will become the next French president.
Gold prices eased slightly on Tuesday, dropping for a second day, as investor sentiment remains skewed toward riskier assets.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday as several large-cap companies reported better-than-expected quarterly results.
U.S. equities soared on Monday as investors cheered the results of the first round in the French presidential election.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Monday as investors digested the results from the first round of the French election.
European markets closed higher after centrist presidential candidate, Macron, secured a first round victory in the French election.