European leaders could temporarily steal the spotlight from Washington lawmakers Thursday, as they meet in Brussels to discuss the Greek debt crisis and how to keep contagion from spreading.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the update on bond yields from the CME.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has a bond market update from the CME.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the day's bond activity from the CME.
Defying a veto threat, the Republican-controlled House voted Tuesday night to slice federal spending by $6 trillion and require a constitutional balanced budget amendment to be sent to the states in exchange for averting a threatened Aug. 2 government default.
A positive start to earnings season, including blowout results from Apple, is helping investors shake off worries and start buying the dips. On tap for Wednesday: UTX, AmEx, Intel.
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A lot of people assume that if the ratings agencies downgrade the credit rating of the United States, it will trigger a sell-off of Treasuries. Some even suppose that a sell-off would be automatically triggered by regulatory and fund charter requirements. Fortunately, this isn’t true.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports Treasury prices rose as lawmakers appear closer to cutting a debt deal.
However grim Washington’s debt and deficit negotiations may seem to Americans, the impasse is nearly as disturbing for China. As the United States’ biggest foreign creditor—holding an estimated $1.5 trillion in American government debt—China has been a vocal critic of what it considers Washington’s politicized profligacy.
Economic data has come in weaker than expected, says Dino Kos, former NY Federal Reserve Bank/Hamiltonian Associates, who thinks QE3 might become a reality due to this data.
Two weeks before their final deadline, President Barack Obama and top lawmakers will face more pressure Tuesday for a debt deal amid a growing sense that a last-ditch plan taking shape in Congress may be the only way to avoid a devastating U.S. default.
Gold is likely to hit $1,650 an ounce by the end of the year and could even hit $1,700, according to one analyst.
Traders are hoping earnings will continue to emerge as a bright spot Tuesday, when a string of major blue chips report ahead of the market open and Apple reports after the closing bell.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports Treasury prices fell today as European debt fears dominate the markets.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on today's bond activity from the CME.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the morning bond report.
Discussing plans in the event the debt ceiling is not raised, with Timothy Geithner, Treasury Secretary, who says the only available plan is for Congress to act, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Debt drama in the US and Europe continues next week just as earnings season gets into full swing. It's going to be a volatile week for the market.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the metrics following the Euro banks' stress tests.