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Natural gas posts modest gains as U.S. weather forecasts stay cold Natural gas prices hovered in positive territory on Tuesday after updated weather forecasting models continued to call for chilly weather across much of the U.S. over the next two... Read >>

Forex - USD/JPY dips on profit taking ahead of U.S. jobs report The dollar dropped against the yen on Tuesday after investors sold the greenback for profits earned on a better than expected U.S. factory barometer, while the yen saw demand from... Read >>

Forex - EUR/USD gains as investors sell greenback for profits The dollar fell against the euro and most other currencies on Tuesday after investors locked in gains from Monday's better than expected manufacturing report and sold the greenback... Read >>

Dollar remains lower vs. rivals on profit taking The dollar remained broadly lower against the other major currencies on Tuesday, as investors locked in profits after unexpectedly strong U.S. manufacturing data strengthened the... Read >>

U.S. oil futures top USD95 a barrel on hopes for U.S. supply drop Crude oil futures rallied to a seven day high on Tuesday, amid speculation U.S. oil supplies declined for the first time since September last week. On the New York Mercantile... Read >>

Forex - GBP/USD remains near 27-month highs on U.K. data The pound remained near 27 month highs against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, as data showing that activity in the U.K. construction sector expanded at the fastest rate in six years... Read >>

Forex - EUR/USD remains higher in light trade The euro remained higher against the U.S. dollar in light trade on Tuesday, but gains were capped as expectations for the Federal Reserve to soon begin tapering its stimulus program... Read >>

U.S. IBD/TIPP economic optimism improves to 43.1 from 41.4 Consumer confidence in the U.S. improved broadly in line with market expectations in December, hitting a three month high, industry data showed on Tuesday. In a report, Investor's... Read >>

Natural gas futures edge lower, chilly weather forecasts limit losses Natural gas futures edged lower on Tuesday, but remained near the previous session's six month high as updated weather forecasting models continued to point to colder than average... Read >>

U.S. stocks open lower in subdued trade; Dow Jones down 0.41% U.S. stocks opened lower in subdued trade on Tuesday, as speculation the Federal Reserve will begin tapering its monthly bond purchases in the near future weighed on equity markets.... Read >>