CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss easing tensions in Ukraine, the move in oil, and the rally higher in the S&P 500.» Read More
With the latest federal debt crisis over for now, what does the U.S. need to do to get back its AAA credit rating from Standard & Poor's?
Marie Cavanaugh, S&P lead analyst on U.S. sovereign rating, and Chuck Gabriel, Capital Alpha Partners, discuss what the government must do to win back its AAA credit rating.
Ben Bernanke won't have to testify about the giant insurer's 2008 bailout, at least not while he's Fed chairman, a court said Wednesday.
CNBC's Steve Liesman digs into the Fed's Beige Book report on the economy. The impact of the shutdown is unknown at this time, according to the Fed.
What is the debt ceiling and what happens if Congress decides not to raise it? CNBC's Economic Reporter Steve Liesman explains.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as investors bet on an imminent deal in Washington.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and economist Jim Bianco, Bianco Research president, discuss why T-bills are soaring ahead of today's auction.
Richard Fisher, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas president, says the job of the Fed is to make sure there is no financial chaos but the "Fed is a limited tool."
Gold prices settled modestly lower after an early drop to three-month lows tempted some buyers back to the market.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss how the continued government shutdown will likely impact retail sales and consumer confidence.
With the fiscal standoff in Washington, Federal Reserve hawk Richard Fisher has given up hope for a QE policy change at a meeting later this month.
Treasury markets are trading relatively calmly in the face of a looming default because many believe the Fed can come in and ease the pain of the shutdown, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
David Tepper, Appaloosa Management president & founder, shares his views on whether equities are fairly valued.
David Tepper, Appaloosa Management president & founder, says that lawmakers need to pass something that says the nation's debt will always be paid.
David Tepper, Appaloosa Management president & founder, discusses the impact of the Fed's QE policy on the markets.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss why buyers are holding back on "thin" volume as the debt ceiling stalemate continues in Congress.
Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James, explains how a hit in the market could create a buying opportunity for investors. And Nariman Behravesh, IHS chief economist, says a hit in the fourth quarter could limit growth to "below one percent."
Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research, Standard Chartered says the key issue in the U.S. debt debate is whether there is a default on the debt, not on whether they raise the debt ceiling.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager FX Trading, Saxo Capital Markets and Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC discuss what impact a default would have on the USD.
Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC says the start of Fed tapering is increasingly likely to happen early next year due to the threat of a U.S. debt default.
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