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Forex - EUR/JPY hits 4-year highs on advancing German confidence data The euro strengthened to four year highs against the yen on Friday after German business confidence data beat expectations and sparked demand for the single currency. In U.S. trading... Read >>

Gold post cautious gains as European data soften dollar Gold prices edged higher tracking solid German sentiment data on Friday though gains were cautious amid sentiments that Federal Reserve stimulus programs that have supported the... Read >>

Crude falls on profit taking, tracks Iran nuclear talks Oil prices edged lower on Friday after investors locked in gains stemming from Thursdays bullish jobless claims report and sold for profits, while hopes for an end to Iran's nuclear... Read >>

Natural gas gains on forecasts for blast of wintry weather Natural gas prices rose on Friday after updated weather forecasting models called for below normal temperatures across much of the lower 48 states over the next seven to ten days,... Read >>

Forex - EUR/USD gains as German sentiment report beats forecasts The euro firmed against the dollar on Friday after a widely watched barometer of Germany business confidence beat expectations. In U.S. trading on Friday, EUR USD was up 0.41% at... Read >>

Dollar mixed vs. rivals as focus remains on Fed The dollar remained mixed against the other major currencies in subdued trade on Friday, after positive U.S. economic reports on Thursday fuelled further expectations for the Federal... Read >>

Forex - GBP/USD holds steady as Fed speculation continues The pound held steady against the U.S. dollar in subdued trade on Friday, hovering near four week highs as markets continued to focus on the Federal Reserve's next policy moves,... Read >>

Forex - EUR/USD remains higher as Ifo data supports The euro remained higher against the U.S. dollar on Friday, still supported by the release of strong German business confidence data, although gains were limited by growing... Read >>

U.S. stocks open mixed in light trade; Dow Jones down 0.17% U.S. stocks opened mixed in light trade on Friday, as expectations the Federal Reserve could begin tapering its stimulus program in the near future grew stronger after Thursday's... Read >>

Forex - USD/CAD trims gains after Canada retail sales, inflation data The U.S. dollar trimmed gains against its Canadian counterpart on Friday, pulling away from three month highs after the release of mixed Canadian data, while indications that the... Read >>