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U.S. stocks end mixed on dovish Fed statement; Dow falls 0.19% U.S. stocks finished Wednesday mixed after the Federal Reserve issued a somewhat dovish take on the labor market, which allayed fears that interest rates were set to... Read >>

Dollar gains on U.S. growth data, though Fed statement weighs The dollar strengthened against most major currencies on Wednesday on news the U.S. economy grew much more in the second quarter than anticipated, though a somewhat... Read >>

Gold trims losses on Fed's dovish take on labor market Gold prices trimmed earlier losses sustained from an upbeat U.S. gross domestic product report on Wednesday as a dovish take from the Federal Reserve on the labor... Read >>

Fed leaves rates unchanged, trims easing program by $10 billion The Federal Reserve on Wednesday said it was leaving its benchmark interest rate unchanged at 0.00 0.25% and added it would cut its monthly bond buying program to $25... Read >>

Crude drops as Russia sancstions eclipse solid U.S. economic growth data A U.S. European decision to slap fresh sanctions on Russia for allegedly meddling in Ukraine sent crude futures falling on Wednesday, offsetting otherwise bullish U.S.... Read >>

Natural gas prices fall on mild U.S. weather forecasts Natural gas futures fell on Wednesday after updated weather forecasting models called for mild temperatures to stick around over the central and eastern U.S. in the... Read >>

Forex - GBP/USD drops on robust U.S. growth report The pound fell against a firming dollar on Wednesday after data revealed the U.S. economy grew faster than expected in the second quarter, fueling market talk the... Read >>

Forex - EUR/USD drops as dollar firms on robust U.S. growth data The dollar shot up against the euro and most other currencies on Wednesday after data revealed the U.S. economy grew far more than expected in the second quarter than... Read >>

Forex - Dollar extends gains after GDP data, Fed ahead The dollar advanced to 10 month highs against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday after data on second quarter growth indicated that the economy rebounded... Read >>

WTI oil futures trim gains after U.S. supply report West Texas Intermediate oil futures trimmed gains on Wednesday, despite data showing that oil supplies in the U.S. fell more than expected last week. On the New York... Read >>