NEW YORK, Aug 3- Oil futures prices hit a six-month low on Monday, weighed by oversupply and weaker demand expectations, while stocks in Asia and on Wall Street were under pressure as factory data from China and the United States disappointed. The Netherlands, Spain and Italy all reported healthy growth, and Italy's expansion was its best in more than four years.» Read More
Nicholas Colas of ConvergEx explains why equities still look well-positioned for gains in 2014, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Stocks rebound on the day. But why are stocks dropping in the first place? With Nicholas Colas, ConvergEx Group, CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders, Jim Iuorio and Brian Stutland, both at the CME.
The Futures Now team discuss the factors behind the rise in crude oil.
Thursday is the biggest earnings day of the quarter, with roughly 10 percent in the S&P 500 reporting results.
The Futures Now team discusses the demand for natural gas amid cold weather.
Bill Fleckenstein says that once investors change their view on the Fed, stocks are likely to drop by 30 percent.
We are at one of those strange moments in modern trading where an obscure currency is the proxy for an emerging market crisis.
Natural gas slides under $5. What the futures tell us about natural gas, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Bill Fleckenstein says that when stocks do finally decline, they could drop by 30 percent. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Is there more market pain ahead? Is it time to bet against stocks? Bill Fleckenstein of Fleckenstein Capital discusses with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Bill Fleckenstein is bearish on stocks and the economy, but he explains why the time for shorting has not yet arrived. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Will the Fed announce more tapering this week? The next stop for Treasurys, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
The Futures Now team discusses the trade in gold ahead of the Fed's update on its bond purchasing program.
Will the Fed announce further tapering—and what will that mean for the market?
The DoJ and the CFTC have both held investigations into whether BofA engaged in improper trading by doing its own futures trades ahead of executing large orders for clients.
Authorities have been vague about what is going on, but take a look at this comment from Stanley Black & Decker CEO John Lundgren.
Turbulence in emerging markets has become the main course for what has been a rather unappetizing start to 2014.
With massive short positioning in the metal, will gold's recent rally lead to a major short squeeze?
It's been a monster week for natural gas. But is there still time to buy in?
Where will the S&P close the day? Is another afternoon rally on the way? With CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
"We have to recognize that gold is in a structural bear market," top technician Louise Yamada says.
The dollar rallies on the Fed. Louise Yamada says the gold chart is broken. And traders say it's time to keep buying stocks, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Is a .VIX spike coming? Trading S&P futures now, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Wall Street is delusional over China and missing the real message in plunging commodities, says Michael Pento.
Following three other coal producers in the past two years, Alpha Natural filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Copper tumbled to a six-year low on Monday, as weak manufacturing data and the selloff in Chinese equities continued to weigh on industrial metals.