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  • Greenspan: Monetary policy has done everything it can

    CNBC's Sara Eisen speaks with Alan Greenspan, Former of the Federal Reserve Chairman, about his views on the U.S. economy and how to help spur growth.

  • *Japan intervention talk cuts volatility, drives markets. Crude oil futures surged about 6 percent as encouraging economic indicators in the United States and Europe boosted hopes of rising demand. After Thursday's market close, Yellen said in a rare appearance with former Fed chairmen Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker that the U.S. economy was...

  • Fed speak's market impact

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen appeared on a panel with her three living predecessors. CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses Fed Chair Yellen's comment that the "U.S. is not a bubble economy," and market moves after big Fed talk.

  • Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve

    A week full of Fed speak has brought little additional clarity about when the U.S. central bank will resume its rate-hiking cycle.

  • NEW YORK, April 8- U.S. Crude futures surged about 6 percent as encouraging economic indicators in the United States and Europe boosted hopes of rising demand. After Thursday's market close, Yellen said in a rare appearance with former Fed chairmen Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker that the U.S. economy was close to full strength.

  • Fed all-star night

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on Thursday night's Federal Reserve round table with Chair Janet Yellen, and former Chairs Alan Greenspan and Ben Bernanke.

  • NEW YORK, April 8- U.S. Crude futures rose about 5 percent as encouraging economic indicators in the United States and Europe boosted hopes of rising demand. After Thursday's market close, Yellen said in a rare appearance with former Fed chairmen Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker that the U.S. economy was close to full strength.

  • Executive Edge: Super Fed talk

    CNBC's Steve Liesman provides highlights from Thursday night's event where Fed Chair Janet Yellen was joined by predecessors Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan and Paul Volcker. Yellen said the Fed remains in gradual hiking mode and the U.S. is not a bubble economy.

  • Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen (L to R) and former Federal Reserve chairs Ben Bernanke and Paul Volcker appear together for the first time in New York, April 7, 2016. The panel is geared toward millennials and focused on decision-making with international implications.

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen touted the strength of the United States economy and said she did not regret the December rate hike.

  • Janet Yellen

    The "economy is rigged," says futurist George Gilder. Here's what he thinks needs to happen to break the cycle.

  • A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    April is one of the market's best months. But a poor earnings season and March's heady gains could cause lackluster returns.

  • Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve.

    This just may be the worst idea about the Fed that has been presented yet, says Robert R. Johnson.

  • Alan Greenspan on market uncertainty

    Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan talks about the market rally in response to the Fed's rate hike.

  • Jeb Bush and Donald Trump

    Growth is the singular economic issue of our time, says Larry Kudlow. He thinks Bush and Trump have the best ideas on taxes.

  • America's epic struggle to create the Federal Reserve

    Opposition has been going on since Hamilton/Jefferson, says Roger Lowenstein, New York Times Magazine, providing an inside look at the creation of the nation's central bank.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Here's the mistake many investors are making and why it's time to invest in blue chips, says Michael Farr.

  • business man limbo how low can you go

    Third-quarter earnings are coming in ahead of expectations, says Michael Farr. Here's why all that glitters isn't gold.

  • Black Monday: Dow’s largest percentage plunge

    On October 19th, 1987, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped a total of 508 points, losing 22.6 percent of its total value. Let’s look back on the day Wall Street saw its greatest percentage loss in a single day.

  • Despite concerns about the Fed’s ultra loose policy, Michael Farr says a stock-market crash isn’t likely anytime soon. Here’s why.

  • Janet Yellen

    This chart that the Fed is using to guide policy needs to be buried for good, says Ron Insana. Here's why.