As Japan finishes a tough week, options traders are loading on the bearish bets.» Read More
As Japan finishes a tough week, options traders are loading on the bearish bets.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors look for signs from the Fed's Bernanke on whether the current stimulus program will be tapered.
Jonathan Compton, managing director at Bedlam Asset Management, explains why he expects the European equity rally to continue in the long-term.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as stocks shifted higher despite weak economic data from the U.S. yesterday.
Lothar Mentel, chief investment officer at Tatton Investment, says the weak economic figures and low inflation globally are supportive of further central banks' action.
Beppe Grillo, leader of the protest movement in Italy, says the country has "nothing left" of its economic sovereignty.
France's fall back into recession is likely to pile more pressure on the country's finance ministry, at a time when infighting has already led one senior politician to fuel rumors that Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici could be replaced.
Christian Schulz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank thinks recession in the Euro Zone could end in Q3 2013. He says there is more appetite for risk and yield in the markets.
Ebrahim Rahbari, director of global economics at Citi Research, who coined the "Grexit" term, asks if the risks of Greece exiting the euro have really receded.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as worse-than-expected confidence data for Germany curbed market sentiment.
While investor sentiment in Europe remains wary, the U.S. smart money is looking for opportunity in the belief that disaster has been averted, The Financial Times reports.
Peter Spiegel, Brussels Bureau Chief at the Financial Times, tells CNBC that if Germany is unwilling to move on banking union, Brussels will be left without any progress.
As gold faces pressure, Rich Ilczyszyn reveals the new levels that will matter to the market.
Ignazio Visco, ECB central bank governor, Italy, tells CNBC that they are equipped and ready to intervene on refinancing operating rates.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports the FTSE 100 still up to its best 5-year levels, and yields continue to go lower at Italy's T-Bill auction.
William Skeean, Co-Managing Partner at Edge Capital Partners says investors should take the long view, and hang on to their stocks instead of trying and predicting the market's ebb and flows.
Asian stocks fell on worries over rising inflationary pressure in China, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.
Now that the Dow has cracked 15,000, the argument for "sell in May" may be getting weaker. "It's not based on anything but seasonality and phrases," says one trader.
Rick Santelli tells investors why they need to carefully watch European developments early next week. (2:52)