*Fed to buy $4.25 billion to $5.25 billion notes due 2017, 2018. NEW YORK, Dec 6- U.S. "The market reacted pretty violently to the report and I think a lot of people got caught in the hole," said Charles Comiskey, head of Treasuries trading at Bank of Nova Scotia in New York.
*Fed to buy $4.25 billion to $5.25 billion notes due 2017, 2018. NEW YORK, Dec 6- U.S. "It pulls forward some expectations, potentially for a December taper," said Ira Jersey, an interest rate strategist at Credit Suisse in New York, though he added that Credit Suisse sees a move in January as more likely.
CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on this morning's jobs numbers and explains why he's concerned small business is at an unfair advantage to compete with big industries.
John Lonski, Moody's Capital Markets, and Lee Partridge, Salient Partners, provide a preview of this morning's employment numbers and how the results will likely impact the Fed's decision on when to begin quantitative easing.
NEW YORK, Dec 5- Treasury yields hit three-month highs and U.S. stocks closed down for a fifth straight day on Thursday as robust economic and labor market data raised expectations of an imminent cutback in the Federal Reserve's stimulus.
Edward Dempsey, Chief Investment Officer at Pension Partners explains why he is seeing the beginnings of a set up of the next tug of war in U.S. equity markets.
NEW YORK, Dec 5- U.S. In addition, a report from the Labor Department showed initial claims for state unemployment benefits dropped 23,000 to a seasonally adjusted 298,000 last week. "The bond market is saying tapering is coming," said Stan Shipley, bond strategist at ISI Group in New York.
NEW YORK, Dec 5- Treasury yields hit three-month highs and U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday, under pressure for a fifth straight session, as robust economic and labor market data raised expectations of an imminent cutback of stimulus by the U.S.
NEW YORK, Dec 5- Treasury yields hit three-month highs and U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday, under pressure for a fifth day, as robust data on the economy and the labor market raised expectations of an imminent cutback by the Federal Reserve of its stimulus.
*Fed buys $1.58 billion bonds due 2039 to 2043. NEW YORK, Dec 5- U.S. "The bond market is saying tapering is coming," said Stan Shipley, bond strategist at ISI Group in New York.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
*Fed to buy $1.25 billion to $1.75 billion bonds due 2036 to 2043. NEW YORK, Dec 5- U.S. "There was a significant drop in claims and a better than expected GDP number," said Sean Murphy, a Treasuries trader at Societe Generale in New York.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he thinks Nike is the most exciting growth stock in the Dow.
Ben White, CNBC Contributor, and Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab, discuss what's prompting the recent pullback in the markets, as investors remain jittery over tapering concerns and fiscal drag in Washington.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides a preview of Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's address later today on financial reforms.
Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, says recovery in the U.S. private sector is well established, suggesting there's a 50:50 chance of the Fed tapering its stimulus program in December.
NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. stocks ended lower on Wednesday for a fourth session while Treasury yields rose as traders were cautious ahead of jobs data later in the week that could determine whether the Federal Reserve will cut its stimulus soon.
*Stocks down as ADP, home sales data counter services numbers. NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. stocks fell back on Wednesday after a brief rebound while Treasury yields edged higher as strong data on U.S. private-sector jobs growth and home sales raised expectations that the Federal Reserve will roll back its stimulus sooner than later.
NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. The market stabilized after the Institute for Supply Management's gauge on U.S. services industries fell more than expected in November, suggesting slower growth in that sector and reviving some bids for government bonds.