The date for liftoff will matter tremendously, particularly if the central bank decides to move in a month that's likely to be a highly volatile one.
There are still plenty of bears betting that that rally will have trouble sustaining itself in early September.
This has been the scariest week in stock market history, at least by one significant measure.
The Dow went up 2 percent in the last 45 minutes Thursday. THAT is ridiculous.
Investors have been agonizing over how big a threat China poses to the global economy, but they may be looking in the wrong place.
Market on close orders: a primer.
There have been so many factors influencing the market's twists and turns now that it's easy to lose count.
By any measure, we are at extreme levels.
Stocks are in strange, uncharted territory. By every measure of market sentiment we should have had a bounce Tuesday.
If it's true that the market hates uncertainty, than the Federal Reserve is on its way to becoming public enemy No. 1.
One of the year's most popular trades is losing steam in a hurry as the currency landscape suddenly looks a lot different.
Stocks rallied after a string of brutal sessions, but one strategist believes more pain could come before a bottom.
Traders were ready to shake off the detritus of Monday's market plunge with a follow-up rally, but some worried the good times wouldn't last.
There was, for lack of a better word, "pricing havoc" in some ETFs.
Monday's stock market action was bound to be messy, but it was made even worse by a major technical pile-up just as the session got underway.
Market chatter about what the Fed's next steps will be suddenly has shifted from when it will raise rates to when it will offer more stimulus.
Bove said he hopes buyers step in to stem the damage. Otherwise, the consequences could be severe.
In 2012, the SEC revised the system-wide circuit breakers that would halt the broad market under times of severe stress.
For years, Piper Jaffray has been one of the biggest bulls on Wall Street, and with good reason.
Two events have occurred in the last two weeks that have added to the anxiety of traders.