Improvements in the job market make reductions to the Fed's massive bond-buying program more likely, a top Fed official said.» Read More
Rick Rieder, BlackRock CIO of fundamental fixed income portfolios, discusses his market outlook, the taper and what it means for fixed income.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market and interest rates in Japan.
*Unemployment, inflation thresholds to guide rate decision. By Ann Saphir and Jonathan Spicer.
Daniel Stecich, Athena Advisor Services, joins CNBC's Rick Santelli to discuss short-term rates and uncertainty in the treasury market. Stecich says to watch the money markets; the Fed will be behind the curve.
*Markets to close early on Friday after Thanksgiving holiday. NEW YORK, Nov 29- Prices for U.S. Still, month-end buying could kick in later in the session, "but possibly less than originally thought given Wednesday's late buying," said Richard Gilhooly, an interest rate strategist at TD Securities in New York.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market including the ten-year note and dollar/yen.
TOKYO, Nov 29- The yen slid to a six-month low against the dollar and a five-year trough against the euro on Friday as rising risk sentiment fanned speculation that more investors might borrow and sell the low-yielding yen to buy riskier assets.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the better than expected November consumer sentiment number of 75.1. Simon Hobbs adds the consumer is more confident going into this year's holiday spending season.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the solid Chicago PMI number. Alyce Andes-Frantz, MNI Chicago bureau chief, supplies the stats.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
New orders for long-lasting manufactured goods in October were down, but jobless claims offered new hope for labor markets.
FRANKFURT, Nov 27- The woman set to police Europe's banks has spent much of her 40- year career rising through the ranks of French financial supervision, once a bastion of male domination.
Paul Krake, Founder at View from the Peak: Macro Strategies, explains why he sees more steam left in the S&P 500 rally.
*Treasury to auction $35 billion in five-year notes. NEW YORK, Nov 26- Prices for U.S. The market was looking for an increase, we got a decrease, "said Ian Lyngen, senior government bond strategist at CRT Capital in Stamford, Connecticut.
The Federal Reserve should not be focusing as much on housing as a measure of the health of the overall economy, former Fed Gov. Kevin Warsh told CNBC.
CNBC's Rick Santelli digs into the housing data, and discusses the latest action in the bond market.
Permits for future U.S. home construction rose to their highest level in nearly 5-1/2 years in October.
QE favors those with big balance sheets, explains former Federal Reserve Governor Kevin Warsh, Hoover Institution.
Discussing the effect of asset purchases on the economy, with former Federal Reserve Governor Kevin Warsh, Hoover Institution. He says the instinct of the Fed is to create a new tool called "forward guidance."
"Clearly the Fed has lost confidence in asset purchases," explains Craig Dismuke, Vining Sparks IBG chief economic strategist. He thinks the Fed has to change course away from asset purchases to be provide stimulus to the economy.