Blu Putnam, chief economist at CME Group, tells CNBC that there is a time delay from Fed QE with the good effects now and then all kinds of trouble on the exit strategy from 2016.» Read More
Mohamed El-Erian, PIMCO CEO and Co-CIO, discusses the odds that Ben Bernanke will announce another round of quantitative easing on Friday.
Insight on the tools at the Fed's disposal now, with Martin Feldstein, Harvard University, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
A look at the slowness in the economy and whether it is signaling a recession, and a look ahead of the Fed speech tomorrow, with Drew Matus, UBS Investment Research and Alan Gayle, RidgeWorth Capital Management.
Discussing the jump in BAC shares after Raymond James reiterated its strong buy on the stock, and investment strategies ahead of Bernanke's big speech on Friday, with Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management CEO.
Michael Block, Phoenix Partners Group provides insight on Bernanke's Friday speech, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, weighs in on the drop in gold prices and how to play it.
Discussing how investors can stay one step ahead of the Fed chief and get returns above the inflation rate, with Wayne Lin, Legg Mason Global Asset Allocation.
Should Bernanke should come to the market's rescue with another round of monetary stimulus? Glenn Hubbard, Columbia University Graduate School of Business weighs in.
Banks are in no better shape than they were in March 2008, Riccardo Ronco, technical analyst at Aviate Global, told CNBC. He suggested they still faced severe funding problems and that "things will get worse before they get better".
"True European fiscal union is something we will probably not see for another ten or twenty years," Alan Capper, head of credit strategy at Lloyds Banking Group told CNBC. He added that some countries within Europe were dealing with "generation long" economic problems and that some members of the Euro zone would have to get used to a long period of low or no growth and markets should price for the risk accordingly.
Traders are anticipating Friday's GDP revision data. Insight on how the rest of the world will react, with Andrew Busch, BMO Capital Markets.
CNBC's Jim Cramer shares the largest oil play discovered in the last 40 years and the Squawk news team take a look at the issues on the Street today.
A look ahead of Bernanke's speech and the risk aversion in Treasurys and stocks, with Peter Fisher, BlackRock global head of fixed income.
A look at how trading will proceed today as investors wait to see what Bernanke will say, with Phillip Streible, MF Global and Dino Kos, former NY Fed executive VP.
Discussing whether the Fed will issue another round of quantitative easing, with David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management, and Anthony Chan, J.P. Morgan Private Wealth Management.
In Europe things get worse before they get better. Perspective on the U.S. and global economy and its impact on the markets, with Larry Kantor, Barclays Capital.
Patrick Daugherty, Highland Capital Management, provides insight on whether high yield markets are hinting at a Jackson Hole jumpstart, and CNBC's Kayla Tausche has a glimpse of DSK leaving the courtroom after his charges have been dropped.
"I think longer-term we're still in a stable range, or even a decline on economic trends, with potentially slowing economic growth in the United States, a lack of direction in fiscal policy, and the issues in Europe that are still unresolved," Michael Cuggino, president of Permanent Portfolio Funds, told CNBC.
"You would think by now people would realise there is no quick fix to get us out of this crisis. It is going to be a long-haul, and what we really need to get is some reforms to the economy. Confidence comes from seeing government policy be what you want it to be," Matthew Bishop, U.S. business editor at The Economist, told CNBC.
Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered believes that even though the markets are waiting on Bernanke's speech at Jackson Hole later this week, equally important is the state of the Chinese economy.
Dan Greenhaus, BTIG chief global strategist, discusses market expectations of a third round of monetary stimulus.