NEW YORK, Nov 28- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Friday, as the market's recent upward bias looked to continue in a holiday-shortened session, though energy shares saw heavy pressure as crude oil tumbled to a four-year low. Wall Street was closed for the U.S. It was the biggest one-day drop for crude since September 2011, and the decline brought...» Read More
John Kosar of Asbury Research calls extreme bullishness a warning sign. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the "Futures Now" traders.
How long can this rally last without a steep correction? The technician's take, with John Kosar, Asbury Research, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Brian Stutland at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
IntercontinentalExchange, which last week completed its deal for NYSE Euronext, held a teleconference this morning to update investors.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports from the NYMEX on the pressure on energy prices and the uptick in natural gas.
The season of big round numbers--as in, 16,000 on the Dow, 1,800 on the S&P 500 and 4,000 on the NASDAQ--is upon us. Are we overbought?
The S&P is poised to cross above 1,800 and keep on ticking, says this trader.
With some predicting a December taper, traders will keep a close eye on the Fed this week.
The Obama administration wants to reduce the amount of ethanol in the nation's fuel supply, which could cut into farmers' profits for corn.
CME Group said one of its clearing systems was hacked in July and the incident is the subject of a federal criminal investigation.
Will Fed tapering crush emerging market assets? Some say yes, others no. And one says: "Anyone who says they know is wrong."
Is there a big reason to sell stocks? Not right now. Everyone is more scared of missing the upside.
CNBC Contributor Jim Iuorio, reports the better than expected wholesale trade number and explains the relevancy of the good report.
Why stocks will continue to be the gift that keeps on giving.
CNBC's Jim Iuorio reports on the disappointing industrial production number of negative .1 for October and how it correlates with the government shutdown.
After careful research, this McKinsey director concludes that the Fed hasn't really helped the market.
Richard Dobbs, from the McKinsey Global Institute, says quantitative easing has not boosted stocks. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Patrick Legland, head of research at Societe Generale, warns that emerging markets are in for a tough 2014, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Concerns over China hit copper, as the metal hits a 3-month low. How low can copper go? With Patrick Legland, SocGen, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
McKinsey Global Institute director Richard Dobbs argues that QE hasn't had a big effect on stocks, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate. So what's the next move for Treasurys, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Jeff Kilburg at the CME and Todd Gordon at the Nymex.
Oil is already at a four-year low, but the OPEC meeting is not likely to be the effect that bulls are looking for, one trader says.
Will the precious metal turn a new gold leaf in the new year? RBC's bullion expert thinks so.
Stocks are quietly rising as the market wages a silent rally. CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders have a play on the S&P that makes money. U.S. stocks are the only game in town, says Iuorio, but Kilburg argues it's a Fed-driven market due for a pullback.
The decision by the OPEC to keep production at current levels means trouble for the Russian economy, analysts warn.
As Switzerland prepares for an important referendum on its gold holdings, high-profile critics and advocates are adding their voice to the debate.
Brent crude held near $73 a barrel, close to a four-year low touched after OPEC decided not to cut oil output to support prices.