Diane Swonk, Chief Economist at Mesirow Financial, says if her forecast of 185,000 for February's nonfarm payrolls comes true, the Fed may have a difficult time ahead.» Read More
The markets brace for Fed chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill tomorrow. Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and CNBC's Jeff Cox and Rick Santelli discuss what to expect for stocks.
The Federal Reserve should start cutting its bond-buying program sooner rather than later, according to Esther George, the president of the Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the pullback in today's trading action ahead of the Fed chairman's testimony tomorrow on Capitol Hill.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with independent trader Art Nolan about the consequences of the Fed's quantitative easing policy, ahead of Bernanke's testimony tomorrow on Capitol Hill.
The Senate may vote today on a filibuster "nuclear option," reports CNBC's John Hardwood.
Investors and traders hope for more clarity on the fed bond-buying program. Bob McTeer, former Dallas fed president, and CNBC's Steve Liesman discuss Fed concerns.
CNBC's Kelly Evans shares her thoughts on whether there is a rate stall amid softer economic data.
Ben Bernanke is going to "try not to rock the boat," says Mohamed El-Erian, Pimco CEO & co-CIO, providing perspective on Fed policy and what the chairman is likely to say at tomorrow's hearing on Capitol Hill and its impact on the markets.
Much like a drug addict, the U.S. economy is hooked on the Fed's easy money policies. And it has few prospects for genuine improvement.
Nathan Sheets, Citigroup global head of international economics, takes a look ahead to Bernanke's testimony this week and weighs in on market risks associated with the Fed's tapering program and an abrupt rise in interest rates.
John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer, and Cliff Corso, Cutwater Asset Management, provide their economic outlook and market strategy ahead of this week's slew of earnings and Fed Chairman Bernanke's testimony on Capitol Hill.
Valentin Marinov, director of FX strategy at Citi, talks about the "wall of worry" facing investors and why he believes that emerging markets are the "number one risk" to the current rally.
Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian is scratching his head about where the Federal Reserve is getting its projections for U.S. economic growth.
Wall Street will turn its attention toward Washington on Wednesday, as Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke heads to Capitol Hill for his annual testimony on the economy.
Delaware companies in advanced industries are bringing manufacturing jobs back from abroad, such as ILC Dover, and luring new ones from overseas, including Hologic from Germany.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss China's GDP number and the yield on the 10-year Note.
Alec Young, global equity strategist at S&P Capital IQ, says Bernanke calmed concerns over tapering and said the Fed are not ready to do anything.
Treasury yields have risen more than 50 percent in the last 3 months. Jeff Rosenberg, Blackrock, shares where he sees rates going.
CNBC's Rick Santelli is joined by Rep. Kevin Brady, (R-TX), to discuss the role of the Federal Reserve and immigration & tax reform.
Austan Goolsbee, Chicago Booth School professor, discusses how long the Fed is likely to keep an accommodative position, the outlook on jobs and possible replacements for Bernanke.