U.S. stocks closed mostly lower Thursday as modest gains in financial stocks failed to offset declines in health care and utilities stocks.
U.S. government debt prices were mostly lower on Thursday morning as investors eyed a big batch of data.
Asian markets traded sideways on Friday, following a flat to lower close on Wall Street, in a light regional data day.
European markets closed higher on Thursday following the U.S. Federal Reserve announcement of a new rate hike.
The dollar recovered as investors bought the currency on the back of sharp falls prompted by the Fed's failure to give a hawkish message on further rate rises.
Oil prices surrendered early gains, as support from a weaker dollar was offset by a stubbornly high level of U.S. inventories.
Gold climbed on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled a cautious stance.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Friday morning as traders eyed the release of data.
U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday, helped by a bounce in oil prices, after the Federal Reserve took a less aggressive stance than expected.
U.S. government debt prices were higher on Wednesday after the Fed announced a 0.25 point interest rate hike.
European markets closed higher on Wednesday ahead of a Federal Reserve rate-setting meeting in the U.S.
U.S. stocks closed slightly lower Tuesday, ahead of a likely interest rate hike, as energy stocks fell.
Shares in Asia see-sawed on Thursday, as investors digested monetary policy decisions from the Bank of Japan, People's Bank of China and the Fed.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Thursday morning as traders eyed a big batch of data.
The dollar added to losses after the Fed hiked interest rates, as expected.
Gold prices rose on Wednesday after the Fed announcement.
Oil climbed up from three-month lows, lifted by a surprise drawdown in U.S. stocks and helped by data from the International Energy Agency.
U.S. government debt prices were lower on Tuesday morning as investors focused on the likelihood of a March interest rate hike.
Asian equities struggled on Wednesday, as traders awaited a rates decision from the U.S. Federal Reserve and Dutch elections.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Tuesday morning as traders eyed a continued decline in oil prices and a probable March rate hike.