*Copper price heading for double-digit pct drop in 2014. SYDNEY, Dec 22- Copper prices inched down on Monday, reversing gains from the previous session on concerns over global oversupply. Copper is down some 13 percent so far this year on worries the market is heading into a supply surplus after several years of deficit, and on slowing economic growth in China, which...» Read More
With the budget and the taper set, the issue is how much of a traditional "Santa Claus rally" markets can expect.
When the Fed announced tapering, traders who followed their first instincts got wrong-footed.
The Fed is finally starting to convince investors that tapering does not imply tightening, and stocks are flying higher.
If the VIX is a fear indicator, the slight upward slope suggests the market isn't particularly worried about the taper now.
The Futures Now team discusses whether the bond market is getting anxious ahead of potential taper news.
The Fed put is still very much alive. That, bulls argue, will be a major underpinning for stocks in 2014.
To the contrary, he says, the Fed will increase its asset purchases.
Marc Faber believes that the Fed will devalue the dollar. But he says investors should be in cash anyway.
Marc Faber admits that he got stocks wrong in 2013, but now says that a drop of over 20 percent is likely, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
What the Fed means for gold. Will the Fed rock the precious metal. Bullion's next move, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Marc Faber believes the Federal Reserve will end up devaluing the dollar—but he still recommends putting one's money into cash, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Marc Faber of "The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report" makes his market prediction. He also discusses the Fed and what to expect in 2014. Also, what Faber actually likes, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Marc Faber says even if the Federal Reserve tapers on Wednesday, they will only increase QE down the road, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
The FOMC meeting is underway. Will there be a taper announcement coming? Will the Fed crush bonds? With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Jim Iuorio at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
The Futures Now team discusses whether the Fed meeting will bring a huge move for gold.
Buybacks are good news, but the increase in share repurchases may not be as impressive as it seems.
Bond investors knows that a taper is coming. The big question now: What comes next?
The market took a quick slide in late Sunday trading, only to recover. What was behind the strange action?
Traders warn that one event this week could have a violent impact on the market.
The market may have gotten way too bearish on gold. Some expect the precious metal to hit $1,400 in the first quarter.
Tom Lee nailed 2013 and 2014 with ultrabullish calls. Will he be proven right once again?
BlackRock's Jeff Rosenberg contends that stocks will beat bonds once again in 2015.
Blackrock¿s bond guru Jeff Rosenberg explains why 2015 could be a tough year for fixed income, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
U.S. crude rose to near $57.50, helped by profit-taking on short positions, but was capped by Saudi Arabia's remarks to not cut output.
Gold was stuck below $1,200, hurt by a stronger dollar and equities which dulled the metal's appeal.
In 2014, defensive stocks have been king. Will that trend turn around in the new year?