• 'Disappointed' by Fed, Still Bullish on Stocks: Birinyi Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 5:28 PM ET
    Laszlo Birinyi

    Laszlo Birinyi continues to be bullish on stocks although he told CNBC Wednesday he was "disappointed with some of the language and the tone" of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke during the latter's press conference today.

  • What's in the Chamber After QE2?     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 4:37 PM ET

    There were no important market signals coming from the FOMC forecast but the Fed needs a strategy. Insight on economic policy and the markets, with Ira Jersey, Credit Suisse, and David Greenlaw, Morgan Stanley.

  • View From the Trading Floor     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 3:52 PM ET

    Is the Fed too optimistic about employment? Reaction to the FOMC forecast and its impact on the markets, with Steven Wieting, Citigroup director of economic & market analysis and CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • Crescenzi: What to Expect from the FOMC Today Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 9:32 AM ET

    Keep in mind these three top objectives of post-FOMC press conferences: Control inflation expectations amid today’s extraordinary degree of monetary accommodation, (Eventually) Limit damage control from a future reversal of policy and Guide market expectations about current and future unconventional policy actions.

  • Rick Santelli's Hopes and Dreams     Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 9:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli shares what he is hoping from the Fed today.

  • Bernanke to Walk a Fine Line on Inflation, Growth Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 7:44 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Ben Bernanke

    The Fed Chairman is unlikely to announce a major change in monetary policy at his second-ever news conference, but investors will hang on his every word for clues on whether the Fed will scale back its presence in financial markets, analysts said.

  • Traders work in the ten-year U.S. Treasury Note options pit at the Chicago Board of Trade in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

    As stock investors seem to casually buy and take profits, bond investors appear to be hunkering down for the worst. Market observers can’t remember a time when there was such a divergence between the so-called predictive mechanisms of the two markets.

  • Treasury Prices Lower     Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 3:25 PM ET

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

  • Midday Bond Report     Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 1:33 PM ET

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

  • AIG Weighed Pulling Share Offering Over Price: CEO Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 11:45 AM ET

    American International Group’s CEO Robert Benmosche told CNBC Tuesday that he considered pulling the insurance company's recent share offering when it looked like the price might not be much above the break-even point of $28.73 for US taxpayers.

  • QE3: Countdown to Decision Day     Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 10:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman puts some pieces of the Fed puzzle together.

  • Santelli vs. Liesman: End of the QE2 Era?     Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 8:30 AM ET

    Debating whether the Fed should install another round of quantitative easing, with Drew Matus, UBS Investment Research; CNBC's Rick Santelli & Steve Liesman.

  • Santelli's Bond Report     Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 3:11 PM ET

    Treasury prices traded in a tight range today as concerns about Greek's debt crisis eased. CNBC's Rick Santelli with the details.

  • Bond Report: Tresury Prices Update     Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 3:11 PM ET

    Treasury prices gave back some gains on renewed hopes for a Greek bailout, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • The Stock to Watch Now Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 2:51 PM ET

    At a charity event last night aboard the Intrepid on the Hudson River, several hundred hedge fund traders sipped white wine while waiting for the Roots to play. The weather was magnificent, but get past the pleasantries and none of them were in a particularly good mood.

  • Santelli's Midday Bond Report     Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 1:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli with the latest details on today's bond activity.

  • Morning Bond Report     Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 9:09 AM ET

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

  • Public pension funds managing the retirement and health care benefits of teachers and firemen are pouring money into hedge funds, as much as doubling the money they allocate to the industry, in a desperate attempt to bridge the funding gap in their plans.

  • Bond Report: Treasuries Slip     Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 3:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on today's treasury action from the CME.

  • Greece: Who's Most Exposed?     Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    A look at what to expect from the EU ministers meeting today, with Tim Seymour, EmergingMoney.com, and the Fast Money traders weigh in on trades to make today.