*Altera up on report of Intel takeover interest. May 29- U.S. stock futures were largely unchanged, keeping the market on course to open lower on Friday, after data showed that the economy contracted in the first quarter. "Monetary policy from the Fed is forward looking and GDP by definition is a rear view mirror and the important thing now is that it wasn't a big miss,"...» Read More
Last month's employment report can be classified in one way: steady as she goes. The data were basically in-line.
While many investors remain mesmerized by the record rally in stocks, commodities like wheat and corn have logged huge losses in the past month.
Mary Jo White spoke of the need for a "comprehensive review" of market structure, including rules adopted a decade ago that helped create high-speed trading.
Wheat farmers weep, as the commodity falls 19 of the last 21 days. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
The next move for the markets. Will the jobs report ruin the record rally? With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
JPMorgan's Global Fixed Income Strategist Priscilla Hancock explains how long stocks and bonds can rally together and where the ten year will finish the year.
The word on bonds as the 10-year note hits a key level, with Priscilla Hancock, JPMorgan Asset Management, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Brian Stutland at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
The Futures Now team discusses how comments from ECB President Draghi moved bond yields.
The Futures Now team discusses what's driving up coffee prices for J.M. Smucker brands.
Sandler O'Neill is holding its annual conference. All the CEOs from all the major exchanges and discount brokerages will be at the two-day event.
Here's how bad it could get for gold: Down 35 percent from its 2011 peak, the yellow metal has lost some $50 per troy ounce in the past week.
Ready for another market milestone? Analyst says S&P 500 is on its way up to 2,000 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average heading to 17,200.
What will move markets more, Thursday's EBC decision or Friday's jobs report? Jim Iuorio and Jeff Kilburg disagree. With CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Treasury yields rise. Trading ahead of the ECB and jobs number, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Louise Yamada doesn't see the gold trade turning around any time soon. With CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Gold is at a 4-month low. Will it get worse? And where's the bottom? With CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Master technician Louise Yamada says the S&P is on its way to 2,000, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Are more record highs ahead? The technical take on stocks, and a look at the gold chart, with technicals guru Louise Yamada, CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders, Jim Iuorio and Jeff Kilburg, both at the CME.
The Futures Now team discusses what traders are focused on before European Central Bank President Mario Draghi's comments, and whether bonds have bottomed out.
With stock and bond markets waiting with baited breath, traders are asking themselves: will the European Central Bank disappoint?
Currency expert Kathy Lien of BK Asset Management explains why the dollar will continue to surge--at least until September.
Where stocks are headed. Trading the S&P futures now, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now traders, Jeff Kilburg and Jim Iuorio, both at the CME.
Hedge funds are piling into silver. Trading silver now, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now traders.
Nigeria's new president was sworn in on Friday and faces a tough battle to diversify an economy reliant on oil and hampered by terrorism and corruption.
Austria has unveiled plans to repatriate billions of dollars' worth of its gold reserves back from the U.K.
U.S. gas demand rose more than 4 percent in March to nearly 9.06 million barrels a day, the highest level for the month since 2008.