• MARKETS: Trump Tweets, dollar tanks, stocks shrug—just another summer Friday
    Yahoo Finance Video9 hours ago

    MARKETS: Trump Tweets, dollar tanks, stocks shrug—just another summer Friday

    Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre break down the latest market action after a Trump Tweetstorm moves global markets.

  • Metal Prices Up as Dollar Dashes Lower
    Investing.com4 hours ago

    Metal Prices Up as Dollar Dashes Lower

    Investing.com – Metal prices were higher Friday as the dollar moved sharply lower after President Donald Trump said higher interest rates and the strength of the greenback were hampering economic growth.

  • An intraday downturn is putting a bitcoin win streak at risk
    MarketWatch4 hours ago

    An intraday downturn is putting a bitcoin win streak at risk

    Bitcoin’s revival hit a speed bump Friday afternoon as the No. 1 digital currency turned lower, putting a milestone in jeopardy.

  • Gold Price Prediction – Gold Rebounds Following Trump Commentary on the Dollar and Rates
    FX Empire6 hours ago

    Gold Price Prediction – Gold Rebounds Following Trump Commentary on the Dollar and Rates

    The dollar moved lower following commentary from President Donald Trump who did and interview and a follow up tweet describing his displeasure with the rise in interest rates, along with the rise in the dollar. This helped gold prices gain a foot hold and move higher. Gold prices were unable to take out the prior days lows and has generate a reversal pattern that could test higher prices.

  • Dollar Slumps on Trump Trade Comments
    Investing.com7 hours ago

    Dollar Slumps on Trump Trade Comments

    Elsewhere, the Australian dollar was higher, with AUD/USD up 0.83% at 0.7416, while NZD/USD rose 0.85% to 0.6801. The loonie was higher against the greenback, with USD/CAD down 1.11% to 1.3125.

  • Gold Rises as Trump Criticizes Fed
    Investing.com7 hours ago

    Gold Rises as Trump Criticizes Fed

    Gold prices rose on Friday as U.S. President Donald Trump criticized the Federal Reserve for increasing interest rates. Comex gold futures for August delivery rose 0.47% to $1,229.70 a troy ounce as of 10:29 AM ET (14:29 GMT). Trump said in an interview on CNBC that he does not approve of how the Fed is approaching monetary policy.

  • FTSE 100 turns lower, but books second weekly gain in a row
    MarketWatch7 hours ago

    FTSE 100 turns lower, but books second weekly gain in a row

    U.K. blue-chip stocks fell Friday, returning to negative territory after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to place tariffs on $500 billion in Chinese imports, potentially ramping up his administration’s trade dispute with officials running the world’s second-largest economy.

  • Bitcoin Inches Forward; CFPB Encourages Crypto
    Investing.com8 hours ago

    Bitcoin Inches Forward; CFPB Encourages Crypto

    Bitcoin was trading at $7,474.80, inching up 0.60% on the Bitfinex exchange, as of 9:16 AM ET (14:16 GMT), not far from its session high of $7,503.30.

  • Stocks- U.S. Futures Slump After Trump Threatens Tariffs on All Chinese Imports
    Investing.com11 hours ago

    Stocks- U.S. Futures Slump After Trump Threatens Tariffs on All Chinese Imports

    Investing.com – U.S. futures took a sudden dive on Friday, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on all Chinese imports.The S&P 500 futures fell six points or 0.23% to 2,798.75 as of 6:48 AM ET ( 10:48 GMT) while Dow futures decreased 100 points or 0.40% to 24,959.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures inched up six points or 0.09% to 7,374.50.Trump said in an interview on CNBC that he is ready to impose tariffs on $500 billion worth of Chinese goods to the U.S. if China does not back down on its trade policies. ...

  • MarketWatch12 hours ago

    Dollar drops as Trump accuses China, EU of currency and interest-rate manipulation

    The U.S. dollar took a hit on Friday after President Donald Trump called China and the European Union currency and interest rate manipulators in a tweet. Trump that "while the U.S. is raising rates while the dollars gets stronger and stronger with each passing day," China and the eurozone were robbing the U.S. of its "big competitive edge." The ICE U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) dropped 0.5% to 94.674, extending previous losses. China's yuan was more timid in response.