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  • Chicago, Feb 5- U.S. wheat futures slumped for a second session on Friday, anchored by ample global supplies and after top importer Egypt canceled a tender for the second time this week. Corn and soybeans were also lower at the Chicago Board of Trade, with all three markets on pace for a weekly decline ahead of a U.S. Department of Agriculture supply and demand...

  • Into the futures: Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 12:30 PM ET
    Into the futures:

    The Futures Now team discusses next week's earnings reports.

  • Futures Now: Crude lower after jobs report Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 12:26 PM ET
    Futures Now: Crude lower after jobs

    The Futures Now team discusses crude oil's 1 percent move lower, and whether the price will hold $30 after the jobs number, with Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, and Anthony Grisanti, GRZ Energy.

  • LONDON, Feb 5- Oil is on track to end the week lower after two consecutive weeks of gains in a volatile Friday session, as bearish fundamentals pressure prices despite bullish indications earlier in the week. International benchmark Brent crude futures were 53 cents lower at $33.93 per barrel at 1454 GMT, and down from an intraday high of $35.14.

  • Feb 5- U.S. stock index futures turned negative on Friday after data showed employment gains slowed more than expected in January as the boost to hiring from unseasonably mild weather faded. Nonfarm payrolls increased by 151,000 jobs last month, below the 190,000 expected by economists polled by Reuters. Futures snapshot at 8:31 a.m. ET:.

  • Feb 5- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday as investors awaited the January employment report that could provide clues on the Federal Reserve's monetary policy outlook. The data is expected at 8:30 a.m. ET. *Stocks have had a rough start to 2016, hurt by tepid U.S. growth, falling oil prices and concern that the world faces a China- led slowdown.

  • Futures market operator CME's profit falls 4.8 pct Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 7:08 AM ET

    Feb 5- CME Group Inc, the world's largest futures market operator, reported a 4.8 percent fall in quarterly profit due to lower transaction volume and clearing fees. Net income attributable to CME fell to $291.7 million, or 86 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, from $306.5 million, or 91 cents per share, a year earlier. CME, which owns the Chicago Board of...

  • This could be the ultimate bull trap Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 6:45 AM ET
    Wall Street Bull

    Gold prices have surged 9 percent in 2016, but if history is any indication, buying it now could be the ultimate bull trap.

  • LONDON/ SINGAPORE, Feb 5- Crude oil futures steadied on Friday after earlier losses, as bearish fundamentals weighed on markets at the end of a volatile week that saw prices seesaw over 10 percent within a day. International benchmark Brent crude futures were trading at $34.37 per barrel at 0917 GMT, down 9 cents from their last settlement after dipping below $34...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 5- Crude oil futures reversed earlier gains on Friday as weak fundamentals weighed on markets at the end of a volatile week that saw prices seesaw over 10 percent within a day. International benchmark Brent crude futures were trading at $34.08 per barrel at 0805 GMT, down 38 cents from their last settlement while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 5- Crude oil futures held steady in lacklustre trading on Friday as Asian liquidity faded ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday across large parts of the region. International benchmark Brent crude futures were trading at $34.52 per barrel at 0304 GMT, up 6 cents from their last settlement. BMI Research, a unit of rating agency Fitch Group, said on...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 5- Crude oil futures edged up in lacklustre trading on Friday as Asian liquidity faded ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday across large parts of the region. International benchmark Brent crude futures were trading at $34.67 per barrel at 0149 GMT, up 21 cents from their last settlement. U.S. crude futures were up 17 cents at $31.89 a barrel.

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 5- Chicago wheat ticked higher on Friday on bargain-buying, but remained on track for its biggest weekly decline since late December as U.S. shipments struggle to find buyers. Soybeans rose, snapping two sessions of decline, although prices were capped by forecasts of improved weather conditions in Argentina. *Corn and soybean futures have felt...

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 5- U.S. crude oil futures were steady in lacklustre early Asian trading on Friday as liquidity faded ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday across large parts of the region. U.S. crude futures were trading at $31.73 per barrel at 0023 GMT, virtually unchanged from the previous close, and traders said liquidity was low due to the Lunar New Year holiday...

  • The most endangered dividends in the market Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 2:33 PM ET
    Conoco Phillips Eagle Ford Shale Drilling Rig in Texas

    Bob Pisani discusses dividend ETFs and the varying amounts of energy exposure.

  • This could be the ultimate bull trap Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:31 PM ET
    Gold processing plant at the Olimpiada gold operation, owned by Polyus Gold International company, Russia.

    Gold prices have rallied 9 percent in 2016, but if history is any indication it could be the ultimate bull trap.

  • Futures Now: SEGMENT 3 Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:10 PM ET
    Stocks snap back

    When will stocks bottom? Trading S&P futures now, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Sell into any crude rally Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:05 PM ET
    Sell into any crude rally

    Crude gains 3 percent. Is it time to fade the crude rally? With CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now traders.

  • Futures Now: Play on earnings Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:02 PM ET
    Futures Now: Play on earnings

    How earnings have played out and what they are telling us about the economy.

  • Why gold could rally 60% Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:00 PM ET
    Why gold could rally 60%

    CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now traders, Jim Iuorio at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex, discuss whether there's a flight to safety in gold. The precious metal has surged 8 percent year to date. Will the Fed boost gold? With Tom Lydon, ETF Trends editor and publisher.

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