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The Fed will likely phase out its massive bond-buying stimulus this year if the U.S. economic recovery strengthens as expected, a top Fed official said.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at what sectors are moving the markets this morning. Materials and energy lags, while financials continue to outperform.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Jeremy Hill, Affinity Investment Advisors principal, break down today's anemic volume and lag in the stock market.
AnnaMaria Andriotis, MarketWatch, shares her list of 10 things consumers can do without this year that will save them time and money.
Richard Bove, "Guardians of Prosperity," author, discusses his new book and why he believes over-regulation has increased risk and is hurting consumers. In terms of rules and regulations, the government's "ballistic missile" aimed at banks missed and hit the American public instead.
Fed Governor Jeremy Stein told economists that financial firms outside of traditional banking are less stable because they rely less on cash deposits.
Discussing current investor sentiment and what will drive economic growth in 2014, with Keith Banks, U.S. Trust president. "We still favor the U.S., but we are overweight Europe," he says.
Three weeks after accounts of Target shoppers were hacked, customers of smaller banks are beginning to feel repercussions.
Advanced economies are likely to require financial repression, debt restructuring, inflation and capital controls, economists Reinhart and Rogoff have warned.
Bill Smead, CEO & CIO at Smead Capital Management said he likes Wells Fargo, Bank of America and JP Morgan Chase on an expected increase in lending activity
Mike PeQueen, High Tower managing director, and Eli Broverman, Betterment COO, discuss if computer generated trading models can outperform financial advisors and meet specific client goals.
Steve Goldman, Managing Director of Kapstream Capital says China looks attractive as its total debt still compares favorably to most developed countries.
Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst, The Motley Fool explains why he likes financial stocks in the U.S., particularly Wells Fargo.
Gold and bitcoin made for two big stories in 2013. CNBC's Dominic Chu and Seema Mody discuss whether the struggling commodity or digital currency will have a better 2014.
Andrew Stoltmann, Stoltmann Law Offices partner, and Mike Aubrey, host of HGTV's "Power Broker," discuss the how an expiring tax break will slam "short sale" home sellers, and the impact it will have on real estate.
Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities director, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, discuss emerging markets and how to play the stock market in 2014. CNBC's Bob Pisani weighs in.
A number of players managed to top the stock index with smart stock-picking or distressed investing nonetheless. The big winners?
CNBC's Kate Kelly breaks down 2013's top hedge funds and details how noted hedge fund manager John Paulson made a huge comeback and succeeded in outperforming the S&P. Anthony Scaramucci of SkyBridge Capital, weighs in.
Frank Keating, American Bankers Association president & CEO, discusses new fee increases for mortgages and explains the pressure it puts on the economy and rental markets.
Discussing how Washington politics can impact the bull market, with Brian Gardner, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods SVP & Washington policy analyst, and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute journalist. "Washington isn't serious when we get into crisis situations," Gardner says.
The Federal Reserve should have hiked in March and "has kept rates too low too long," Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said.
Bank stocks suggest weak earnings but that isn't the case for all banks, says analyst Dick Bove.
Thiam prepares to launch a substantial capital raising when he unveils his strategic plan in two weeks' time, the FT reports.