US stocks rallied on Friday, driving the S&P 500 to a near-record closing high, after factory data and new home sales underscored a booming economy while big tech stocks rose in anticipation of strong earnings reports next week.
The pan-European STOXX 600 index lost 0.23% and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe gained 0.20%. The MSCI index also registered a record high.
February 11, 2021
Benchmark ten-year Treasury yields made a fresh one-year high to trade near pre-pandemic levels, as vaccine progress and encouraging economic data begin to drive an intense investor focus on an inflation pulse now widely expected.
February 17, 2021
The dollar on Tuesday backed off its 3-1/2-month high as US Treasury yields stabilized ahead of key inflation data and Treasury auctions this week, boosting riskier currencies such as the pound, Australian dollar and Kiwi dollar.
March 10, 2021