European markets closed higher with investors closely following developments in Italy and an OPEC deal.
The U.S. hit highs on Wednesday and after a surge in oil prices pushed U.S. Treasury yields higher.
Oil prices surged as as some of the world's largest oil producers agreed to curb oil output.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday as traders eyed a sharp jump in oil prices ahead of a potential production cut deal from OPEC.
Asia stocks traded mixed, with oil prices in focus after fresh doubts over an OPEC production deal sent prices tumbling on Tuesday.
Stocks closed higher on Tuesday, led by health care, as investors digested falling oil prices ahead of a key OPEC meeting.
U.S. government debt prices were mixed as investors digested economic data and comments from Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell.
European stocks closed higher Tuesday as investors focused on talks between OPEC members and political uncertainty ahead of a key referendum in Italy.
Oil prices fell on signs that leading oil exporters were struggling to agree a deal to cut production to reduce global oversupply.
Asia markets traded mixed as traders looked ahead to key global events including an OPEC meeting and the U.S. nonfarm payroll report.
U.S. government debt prices were higher on Monday as investor doubts increased that OPEC would not be able to reach a deal.
The dollar fell on Tuesday as the greenback consolidated its position against most major currencies following a roller-coaster 24 hours
Gold was largely pressured by an imminent U.S. interest rate hike by the Fed in December on expectations of improving economic growth.
European markets closed lower on Monday amidst political uncertainty in Italy and revived hopes of an OPEC production cut.
U.S. stocks closed lower as financials lagged, while a massive post-election rally eased, and investors kept an eye on oil prices.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday as traders digested Wall Street's worst performance in nearly a month.
OPEC experts ended their meeting on Monday without agreeing on details of a planned reduction in oil output by individual countries.
The dollar edged down on Monday, surrendering some gains after a sharp rally that followed Trump's surprise victory.
Gold rose over 1 percent, recovering from 9-1/2 month lows, as the U.S. dollar extended losses after touching a near 14-year high last week.
The Japanese benchmark closed lower on Monday after seven straight sessions of gains as the yen strengthened and oil prices slipped.