The dollar rose against a swath of currencies on Friday, rocketing to 4 1/2-year high against Japan’s yen.
Gold fell for a seventh straight session , its longest losing streak in four years.
Brent crude oil rose for a third straight session, supported by a raft of strong economic data from the United States.
NHL’s Stanley Cup Visits The NYSE
Gary Bettman, commissioner of the NHL, stopped by the New York Stock Exchange with the Stanley Cup to talk about the league’s current playoff race, how teams are doing financially and the history of the iconic trophy. This is an interview you’ll only see on CNBC.com.
Betting on Facebook’s Future
Facebook has shown it can monetize mobile and retain users, says Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets analyst, who explains why he upgraded the social media company to outperform with a $32 price target.
Prices for U.S. Treasurys fell after data showed consumers were more optimistic than expected in May.