SEC staff has been consumed by writing rules for Dodd-Frank, to the detriment of everything else, the SEC commissioner tells Bob Pisani.
Can it happen again? Sure it could, but the chances that it would happen in the manner it happened have been reduced. Here's why.
One factor is oil, moving to highs for the year, along with a recent rise in other commodities, all of which is igniting a debate about inflation.
The dollar fell from three-week highs against the yen and one-week peaks versus the euro.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today. Markets sold off heavily today, as yields rise.
The dollar edged higher in thin trading after a two-week drop tied to data suggesting the U.S. economy might be stabilizing.
Globalization isn't a choice; it's an inevitability. Congress needs to get on board with these trade deals, this CEO says.
If you follow that old Wall Street adage "sell in May and go away" this year, you'll be missing out, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
U.S. corporations continue to buy back stock at a near-record pace. Purchases could ramp up after earnings season blackout periods end.
The dollar touched a two-week high against the yen on Friday and rose from a two-month low versus a basket of major currencies.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the United Kingdom general election and debt negotiations in Greece.
Here's how the old adage "Sell in May and go away" stacks up over the last 20 May-to-October periods
Crowded "long" trades unwinding
The greenback reversed earlier losses to trade higher against a basket of currencies on Thursday.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Spanish Q1 GDP growth.
Very low jobless claims may be a sign that March's low employment report will be revised upward.
The yen pushed higher on Thursday after the BOJ kept policy unchanged and held off from expanding its monetary stimulus.
Small chance Fed will hike in June.
The really weak economic numbers—particularly the disappointing GDP—implies two trades could be coming a bit unwound.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the euro heading higher after weaker-than-expected U.S. GDP in the first quarter.