Problems in Greece and Italy have sparked a chain reaction that is lifting health care but hammering large-cap companies with great earnings momentum.
As important as we think we are, the eurozone, oil futures and China all have a bigger impact on stocks than the US does.
Prices give up early gains even as lackluster manufacturing data weigh on the US currency.
The yellow metal tumbles as concerns over Greece pressure the euro and trigger a rally in the US dollar.
Prices continue their modest rebound as sovereign debt fears and currency drama spark interest in the haven assets.
Germany's inflation rate is on a quick pace, and that has put downward pressure on the dollar.
While much of the world is embroiled in economic uncertainty, funds that expose investors to Chile, Canada, Sweden and Thailand hold potential growth.
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