• A Slow Recovery For the U.S.     Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 2:03 PM ET

    The economy is in OK shape, it's just growing very slowly, says Peter Coleman, JMP Securities director of research. And that's something positive to hang your hat on.

  • Markets Lose Week's Gains     Friday, 9 Sep 2011 | 11:55 AM ET

    There is plenty to fear in the market amidst a historical weekend and discussing the uncertainty in the stock market since a European market worry, with Matt Cheslock, Cohen Capital Group, Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • U.S. President Barack Obama, flanked by Vice President Joe Biden and Speaker of the House John Boehner, addressed both houses of the U.S. legislature to highlight his plan to create jobs for millions of out of work Americans on September 8, 2011 in Washington, DC.

    “We should pass this jobs plan right away,” said President Barack Obama as he addressed America and Congress, calling for an end to the political circus in Washington and action that would “actually help the economy.” With those words, the president threw down the gauntlet to his Republican opponents with a $447 billion dollar stimulus package aimed at boosting jobs before America goes to the polls late next year.

  • NYSE Traders

    Markets Friday will debate the merits of President Obama's $447 billion jobs package and monitor G-7 finance ministers, who meet in France against a backdrop of weaker global growth and fears of financial contagion from Europe.

  • Inside the Hartford     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 3:16 PM ET

    Wild swings in the markets and bad weather hit the insurance giant hard. A look at how the company plans navigate these choppy waters, with Liam McGee Hartford Financial Services Group CEO.

  • Today's Market Action     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 3:05 PM ET

    A look at the markets, post Ben Bernanke's speech, with Anthony Neglia, Tower Trading president and CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Santelli's Bond Report     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 3:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on Wednesday's bond yields from the CME.

  • Bernanke Q&A     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 2:04 PM ET

    Fed chairman, Ben Bernanke answers questions following his Minneapolis speech on the U.S. economic outlook.

  • Bernanke On U.S. Economic Outlook     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 1:44 PM ET

    Fed chairman, Ben Bernanke addresses the Economic Club of Minnesota on the U.S. economy, saying the nation's economic problems are more than just temporary and the Fed has a range of tools to provide additional stimulus.

  • Economic Ills Not Temporary; Fed Will Help: Bernanke Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 1:42 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Ben Bernanke

    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke reiterated the central bank's commitment to providing stimulus for the wobbly US economy but offered no specific promises or details about what action could be taken.

  • Santelli's Midday Bond Report     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 1:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the update on bond yields.

  • Obama: Friend or Foe?     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    Offering prescriptions for what ails the U.S. economy, with Asher Edelman, Edelman Arts.

  • What the Markets Want     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 11:06 AM ET

    Sharing advice for stock traders and perspectives on what investors want to hear from Bernanke and Obama this week, with Stuart Schweitzer, J.P. Morgan Private Bank strategist and Rob Morgan, Fulcrum Securities chief investment strategist.

  • Santelli's Morning Bond Report     Thursday, 8 Sep 2011 | 12:38 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli has the update on bond yields.

  • Thursday Look Ahead: Big Day for Policy Talk Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 9:27 PM ET

    Markets will be watching three major policy speeches Thursday, including President Obama and Fed Chairman Bernanke, but the speaker that may be most dramatic may be out of Europe.

  • Stocks Break Three-Day Bear Run     Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 3:56 PM ET

    A look at today's market activity ahead of the closing bell, with Brian Belski, Oppenheimer Asset Managment chief investment strategist.

  • Expect Volatility To Continue     Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 3:34 PM ET

    Discussing how long the market rally will last and where investor will find the best value, with Brian Belski, Oppenheimer Asset Managment, and Dean Curnutt, Macro Risk Advisors.

  • CME Group & Volatility     Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 3:18 PM ET

    Perspective on the markets and volatility rates, with Terry Duffy, CME Group, executive chairman, who says equities were their biggest mover in August.

  • Santelli's Bond Report     Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 3:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on Wednesday's bond yields from the CME.

  • All 30 Dow Stocks Higher     Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 3:06 PM ET

    Since Germany's court ruling over eurozone bailouts, investors are finding some relief, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs and Steve Liesman.