MOSCOW— The Russian ruble is falling under the pressure of cheaper oil, reviving concerns over the country's economic outlook, particularly the perniciously high inflation rate. The ruble was down 0.9 percent in Moscow trading on Thursday, at 59.2 rubles against the dollar. An "excessive" drop in the ruble would not be politically palatable, analysts from the...» Read More
The FOMC minutes from the Fed's last meeting show some policymakers want to slow or stop its asset purchase plan before the end of 2013. CNBC's Steve Liesman and James Bullard, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank president. Jonathan Golub, UBS and CNBC's Kelly Evans, weigh in.
Shares of Google are up 3.5 percent year-to-date compared to Apple down by 1 percent, with the FMHR traders; and Tony Dwyer, Canaccord Genuity, reveals the positive signs that makes him one of the Street's biggest bulls.
CNBC's Gary Kaminsky discusses one market indicator that remains his favorite in predicting future moves.
The markets are reacting positively to this morning's jobs data that showed the U.S. added 155,000 jobs in December. Dean Maki, Barclays and Rod Smith, Riverfront Investment Group, provide perspective.
How all the furry over the "fiscal cliff" impacted the U.S. economy and the December jobs number, with Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs chief economist.
The debt ceiling debate is beginning, and many in Washington are talking about a government shutdown, with Steve McMahon, Democratic Strategist and Kate Obenshain, Former Virginia Republican Party Chair.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) became the first Texas Senator of Latino decent today, and discusses ways in which he wants to fix fiscal, economic and immigration challenges facing the country. Tamar Jacoby, Immigration Works USA president and Mark Krikorian, Center For Immigration Studies executive director, weigh in.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow takes a look at where the market stands ahead of the big jobs report Friday morning.
What might pressure the markets in 2013, with Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust CIO and Michael Ozanian, Forbes Magazine executive editor; and Art Laffer, Laffer Investments, weighs in.
Insight on 2013 investing, with Michael Herbst, Morningstar; Mark Kiesel, PIMCO Investment-Grade Corporate Bond Fund; David Giroux, T. Rowe Price Capital Appreciation Fund; and Eric Newman, TFS Market Neutral Fund .
Discussing what President Obama's top priorities in 2013 might be, with Karen Finney, The Hill columnist; Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post; and Peter Suderman, Reason Magazine.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports the how market's fared on the first day of the New Year; and Don Luskin, Trend Macro; Jack Bouroudjian, Bull and Bear Partners; and Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI), discuss the market's reaction to the deal, and the latest in Washington.
CNBC's Seema Mody reports which stocks are trending on Twitter after Congress made a deal on the "fiscal cliff."
Mad Money host Jim Cramer discusses opportunities in the global market, and reasons investors should be optimistic in 2013.
Should the Republicans support the proposed "fiscal cliff" bill? Keith Boykin, Former Clinton White House Aide; Larry Elder, author and radio talk show host; and Roger Stone, Republican Strategist, share their opinions.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports members of the Congress were told to remain in an accessible state tonight; and Robert Reich, Former Labor Secretary and Steve Moore, author of "Return to Prosperity," weigh in.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports how the markets fared in 2012, and the impact the "fiscal cliff" talks are having on stocks.
Insight on a possible vote on the "fiscal cliff," with Sen. Jerry Moran (R-KS). "If sequestration is going to be postponed, it's going to be payed for by reduced spending elsewhere," he says.
CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers report the latest in Washington; and Senator Tom Coburn (R-KS), offers perspective from the Senate; and Igor Volsky, ThinkProgress.org; and Robert Costa, National Review, provide perspective.
Discussing the state of the "fiscal cliff" negotiations, with Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE); and how to play the markets amid policy concerns, with Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Funds and Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital CEO.