• CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on hot inflation data and yields, saying Treasuries are now the only cool drink in a hot desert. And CNBC's Jim Cramer suggests this could be a radically fabulous time to take advantage of the S&P decline and get into some stocks.

  • "I think there has been a downshift in expectations of economic growth, so I would be a little more defensive, thinking about companies that actually pay dividends, and have a record of earnings. I would emphasise the multinationals overall, and I would look at high grade corporate bonds as an alternative," John Silvia, chief economist at Wells Fargo, told CNBC.

  • Weekly jobless claims and consumer inflation data will catch the attention of markets Thursday, as investors continue to assess the damage done in last week's market storm.

  • Look Beyond USTs     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 6:10 PM ET

    Peter Andersen, Senior Portfolio Manager at Congress Asset Management is advising investors to look beyond the U.S. Treasurys for fixed income investments.

  • Santelli's Midday Bond Report     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 1:02 PM ET

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

  • The Real Story: High Yield Hitting Banks?     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 12:00 PM ET

    The market for high yield bonds has been anything but active. Insight on whether this high-yield lock-up is a precursor for a recession, with Kevin Lockhart, Jefferies global head of leveraged finance.

  • Midday Trader Talk     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 11:40 AM ET

    A look at how traders are playing today's session, with Warren Meyers, DME Securities, and Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel.

  • Risk Trade Back On?     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 11:00 AM ET

    Now that market volatility has dropped and the U.S. dollar is on the decline, is it time to put the risk trade back on? Insight with Andrew Kanaly, Kanaly Trust Company; Michael Church, Addison Capital, and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Santelli's Bond Report     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 9:35 AM ET

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

  • July Producer Price Index Up 0.2%     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on the nation's inflation picture.

  • China's Next Chapter     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 8:12 AM ET

    Discussing China's stake in U.S Treasurys and what worries Beijing most about the global economy, with Steve Orlins, National Committee on U.S.-China Relations, and Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman.

  • S&P Credibility on the Line     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 7:37 AM ET

    The SEC is reviewing whether the ratings company complied with its own procedures and polices when it downgraded U.S. credit. Discussing whether the U.S. deserves a triple A rating, with Harvey Pitt, Kalorama Partners CEO, and Byron Wein, Blackstone Advisory Partners vice chairman.

  • 'Dim Sum' Bond Market Heating Up: Investor Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 5:06 AM ET
    Hong Kong skyline

    'Dim Sum' bonds – yuan-denominated instruments issued through Hong Kong – are set to become a major market as investors look for alternatives to Western issuance and exposure to China, according to one investment manager.

  • Now that Europe's one-day summit is out of the way, the market focus may shift back to the U.S. economy and what is bothering stocks.

  • There's some buzz around about the "death cross" and whether it's appearance signals a bear market, but Cantor Fitzgerald technical analyst Marc Pado says pay it no mind.

  • Buying Stocks on the Cheap     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:30 PM ET

    Negative news and potential dangers do not determine what investors ought to pay for an investment. Discussing where to find the best value in this market, with Wallace Weitz, Wallace R. Weitz & Company.

  • The Bond Report     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 3:10 PM ET

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

  • France's President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel as she arrives for a meeting on debt crisis on August 16, 2011 at the Elysee presidential palace in Paris.

    The latest proposed fixes for the euro crisis disappointed markets and sent bank stocks tumbling. They "plan to support the banking system but they are going to charge them for it," a trader said.

  • Fitch Keeps U.S. at Triple A     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 1:19 PM ET

    Discussing it's decision to keep U.S. debt at the highest rating, with David Riley, Fitch Ratings Limited Group.

  • Midday Bond Market Report     Tuesday, 16 Aug 2011 | 1:06 PM ET

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