Market Overview

Dan Blystone

Benzinga Contributor

July 02, 2019 11:04 AM
Scandinavian Capital Markets Gold sank sharply, falling below $1,400 an ounce in early trading on Monday after the US and China agreed to pause their ...
February 06, 2014 1:02 PM
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics is due to release the pivotal December Employment Report on Friday at 8:30 a.m. EST. Analysts expect the Janua ...
February 03, 2014 3:13 PM
The CBOE’s Volatility Index (VIX) rallied over 50 percent in January, suggesting that we may see further market volatility in the month of Februar ...
January 31, 2014 2:29 PM
The Euro fell to its lowest levels against the U.S. Dollar since November in early trading on Friday, after the release of key Eurozone economic dat ...
January 30, 2014 1:26 PM
On Wednesday, following Ben Bernanke's final meeting as chairman, the Federal Reserve announced that it will taper its bond-buying program to $65 bi ...
January 28, 2014 3:34 PM
Charlie Shrem, the 24 year old co-founder and CEO of the Bitcoin startup company BitInstant, was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport i ...
January 27, 2014 9:30 AM
On Monday, COMEX gold futures traded to the highest price levels since November 18 before retreating sharply. After ending 2013 with a yearly loss ...
January 22, 2014 11:40 AM
The Canadian dollar on Tuesday fell to $1.10, its lowest levels against the U.S. dollar since September 2009, amid speculation that the Bank of Cana ...
January 22, 2014 11:30 AM
The British Pound traded sharply higher on Wednesday morning after the U.K. Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that the U.K. unemployment r ...
January 17, 2014 4:00 PM
The Commerce Department reported on Friday that housing starts fell sharply in December, marking the largest percentage decline since April. Decem ...
January 16, 2014 2:05 PM
The Australian dollar fell to its lowest levels against the U.S. dollar since August 2010 on Thursday, on the heels of disappointing employment data ...
January 15, 2014 2:34 PM
After a soft U.S. Employment Report last Friday, Thursday's Jobless Claims release will be watched closely by both investors and the Federal Reserve ...
January 14, 2014 4:26 PM
The U.S. dollar was pressured lower on Friday, after U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a gain of 74,000 nonfarm jobs, the smallest increase i ...
January 13, 2014 1:22 PM
The U.S. dollar fell to its lowest levels since December 18 against the Japanese yen after the U.S. employment report raised investor concerns over ...