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Dudley-Bullard: one-two dovish punch fuels rally. It's no secret most of the Street has been trying to anticipate the anticipated Fed "tapering" of bond purchases.
The S&P 500 is up 17 percent since the beginning of 2013, but how will the market react when we hear from the Fed on Wednesday? Craig Hodges, Hodges Small Cap Fund shares his opinions.
Has there been substantial improvement in the labor market? CNBC's Steve Liesman, provides perspective. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) questions where the Fed is headed, and what QE has achieved.
Goldman Sachs' chief U.S. equity strategist David Kostin says the market can still move higher. Jonathan Golub, UBS and Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities, discuss.
New York Fed President William Dudley says uncertainty about QE is keeping the Fed cautious, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about stocks going for a 19th straight Tuesday advance and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's upcoming testimony to Congress.
U.S. Treasurys prices were little changed on Tuesday as most investors moved to the sidelines.
Stephen King, chief global economist at HSBC, tells CNBC that financial markets are becoming increasingly dependent on QE as a painkilling drug.
Derek Halpenny, European head of global currency research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, expects some lightening up of positioning on the U.S. dollar ahead of the Fed's minutes but remains positive long-term.
Richard Martin, Managing Director of IMA Asia says with positive economic data out of the U.S. the Fed will certainly wind down QE at the end of the year.
Donald Yacktman, President & Co-CIO of Yacktman Asset Management, says recent M&A activity is a sign of the Fed's easy money burning holes in companies' pockets.
Mansoor Mohi-uddin, Chief Currency Strategist at UBS Investment Bank says the short yen trade is being driven by risk-seeking behaviour. He thinks USD/JPY will hit 110 this year.
Stephen Davies, CEO of Javelin Wealth Management says equities is where the real returns are for investors right now versus fixed income or cash.
Bill Smith, CEO and Senior Portfolio Manager at SAM Advisors, makes a case for keeping JPMorgan Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon's dual role at the bank.
Where are the opportunities in the market? BlackRock's president Rob Kapito discusses where investors are putting the most money in the ETF market, and the Fed's role in the market.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said the Fed has the appropriate level of monetary accommodation in place to let the reach "escape velocity" next year.
Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher and former Sen. Judd Gregg rail on CNBC against keeping taxpayers on the hook for the banks, but disagree on how to end the problem.
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about the stock market's continued rally and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's upcoming testimony to Congress. (2:11)
Jim O'Sullivan, High Frequency Economics; and Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial, discuss the likelihood of the Fed tapering its bond-buying program anytime soon.
Alexandra Lebenthal, President and CEO of Lebenthal & Co, provides a strategy for investors to bank profits when the Fed begins winding down its bond-buying policies.