Declining earnings in the first quarter may not lead to falling stocks, according to market history.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Fed Chair Yellen's comments on Tuesday sparking a rally as well as the expectations on the ECB raising QE on Friday.
Dovish words from Fed Chair Janet Yellen on Tuesday have left traders contemplating whether the U.S. dollar will trend lower for the rest of the year.
Yellen comments a shot in the arm for a market that is modestly overbought and oversold.
CNBC's Bob Pisani explains the Fed's current confusing "transition phase" and when investors will know it's over.
The U.S. dollar edged lower against a basket of major currencies as traders awaited a speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
Stocks rose and the dollar weakened on Yellen's speech.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including mixed trading after a four day holiday for many. The Bank of England has suggested there would be risks to the UK economy from a "Brexit."
The market is not cheap, and earnings have an unusually high degree of uncertainty.
The U.S. dollar eased against a basket of major currencies on Monday after the release of soft U.S. data.
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The dollar was on track for a weekly gain of over 1 percent against a basket of currencies after several Fed officials gave hawkish signals.
The dollar climbed for a fifth straight day against a basket of major currencies, on track for its best streak in almost a year.
Why is economic forecasting still so bad? Many feel that the tools being used to make the forecasts are simply inadequate.
The dollar rose to a one-week high against a basket of currencies, boosted by hawkish comments by U.S. Federal Reserve officials.
The dollar index has now risen four days in a row, and commodity stocks are under pressure as certain Fed speakers try to keep rate hikes on the table.
The yen and the Swiss franc rose while the euro fell after explosions in Brussels spurred inflows into safe-haven currencies and assets.
CNBC's Bob Pisani explains how the stock market reacted in the wake of terror attacks.
We need to move sideways before we have a shot at another leg up. Otherwise, you quickly get into oversold territory.
Sterling was the biggest mover on Monday, sinking more than half a percent on concerns a split in the ruling Conservative Party over Europe.