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
CNBC's Bob Pisani expects a modest volume increase toward the end of next week. The Italians are trying to form a new government, and Cypress seeks a resolution. In the U.S., meanwhile, February new home sales numbers come on Tuesday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Ray Stone, Stone & McCarthy Research Associates, discusses a recent survey which shows that portfolio managers are becoming bearish on bonds.
CNBC's Rick Santelli and Steve Liesman argue over whether normalization of interest rates will have a catastrophic impact on global markets.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides a preview of next week's top business stories, and engages in a heated debate with CNBC's Rick Santelli about the impact of Ben Bernanke's monetary policies.
John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer; and Roger Altman, Evercore Partners, discuss how concerns in Europe are impacting U.S. investors.
Len Blum, Westwood Capital; and Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management, discuss where bonds and equities are likely headed from here, as major averages move lower.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow reports on the state of the U.S. economy, saying stronger payrolls and lower unemployment could lead to a decline in Fed bond buying; and Abigail Doolittle, The Seaport Group; Dan Greenhaus, BTIG; and Jim Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, discuss the Fed's policies.
Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, explains what would bring him back into the market.
Jim Grant, Grant's Interest Rate Observer, discusses why he thinks the Fed's interest rate policy is partially to blame for the slow recovery.
Crude oil fell on Thursday, yet some traders saw it as a bullish sign that black gold wasn't trading at a lower level.
Michael Vogelzang, Boston Advisors president, explains why we have not seen a surge in the price of gold.
Averages pare earlier losses. What will drive stocks to new highs? Mike Ryan, UBS, says the U.S. will continue to be an "island of growth" for the global economy.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the sudden lull among lawmakers in Washington, and its impact on the markets. Also, a look at likely outcomes from Cyprus.
Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; and Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors, provide perspective on what the latest round of economic data means for stocks.
Rick Bensignor,Wells Fargo Securities, explains why the next likely upside for the S&P is between 1,551 and 1,567.
Christopher Whalen, Carrington Investment Services; and Robert Wolf, 32 Advisors CEO, provide perspective on how to play the banking sector.
Cash-strapped banks in Cyprus should be restructured, banking expert Adam Lerrick of the American Enterprise Institute told CNBC.
Stocks gained traction after the Fed announced it will continue its easy money policy. Jon Hilsenrath, Wall Street Journal; and Robert Pavlik, Banyan Partners, weigh in on where the markets go from here.
Joe LaVorgna, chief U.S. economist at Deutsche Bank & CNBC contributor, believes the Fed will start to slow its stimulus in Q3 on the back of improving job creation figures.
Dodge Dorland, Chairman & Chief Investment Officer at Landor & Fuest Capital Managers says U.S. investors are transitioning out of high yielding stocks to stocks with more capital appreciation over the long-term. He also says that U.S. home builders will benefit from this transition.