• Markets on a Bumpy Ride     Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 6:42 AM ET

    Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners, provides a strategy on how to play the market's mixed signals.

  • China Rising: Top Energy Companies     Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 2:40 PM ET

    Ross McCracken, Platts, explains who the top energy companies are worldwide.

  • Peter Schiff

    Runaway public spending and excessively loose monetary policy by the Federal Reserve and other global central banks will eventually push gold to $5,000 per ounce, noted investor Peter Schiff said Thursday.

  • Amazon vs. Apple: The Better Buy?     Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    Apple and Amazon's moment of truth. Can their results lift tech? Profiting from each company's earnings, with Max Wolff, GreenCrest Capital; CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Peter Schiff: Gold to $5,000 in Two Years     Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 1:00 PM ET

    Euro Pacific Capital's Peter Schiff says it's time to buy the bullion bounce. Gold jumps off a key $1,700 level. So is there a super spike coming, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.

  • Stocks or Bonds: What's the Better Buy? Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 12:04 PM ET

    Vote now in the "Futures Now" poll!

  • Trader Buzz Before the Bell     Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 7:32 AM ET

    A look at what traders are watching before the opening bell, with John Netto, M3 Capital, and Scott Nations, NationsShares.

  • Walker Plans Barclays Board Clear-Out Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 2:08 AM ET

    Sir David Walker is planning a clean sweep of Barclays’ board after he formally becomes chairman of the scandal-tainted bank next week and will also oversee the replacement of some key executive positions. The FT reports.

  • Cameron Seizes on GDP ‘Good News’ Thursday, 25 Oct 2012 | 1:45 AM ET

    David Cameron on Wednesday promised “the good news will keep coming” as his error-prone government prepared to seize on new data that is expected to show Britain’s double-dip recession is over, the Financial Times reports.

  • Where Do You Think Gasoline Is Going? Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    Vote now in the "Futures Now" poll!

  • France Nears Deal to Rescue Peugeot Wednesday, 24 Oct 2012 | 1:54 AM ET

    France is close to agreeing a deal to prop up PSA Peugeot Citroën by providing between 5 billion euros and 7 billion euros of financial guarantees to the ailing carmaker’s lending arm. The FT reports.

  • Doug Kass Buying These Stocks Now (Not Apple) Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 4:38 PM ET
    Douglass Kass

    Forget Apple, suggests celebrated bear Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners. He likes these names instead.

  • Pros: Crude Selloff a Buying Opportunity     Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 1:10 PM ET

    Should investors buy the crude dip? Developing a strategy as crude hits three-month lows, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • Trading the new iPad and profiting from the new device's release, with Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners Management, CNBC's Jeff Cox, Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn at the CME and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.

  • Are You Buying or Selling the Dip? Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 11:30 AM ET

    Vote now in the "Futures Now" poll!

  • Pro: Look to Sell Gold on Rallies Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 10:54 AM ET

    Rich Ilczyszyn, CEO and founder of iiTrader and a "Futures Now" trader, explains why he recommends getting out of gold on any pop.

  • Trader Buzz Before the Bell     Tuesday, 23 Oct 2012 | 6:32 AM ET

    A look at what traders are watching ahead of the opening bell, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management.

  • Pro: Market-Moving Events to Watch This Week Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 11:40 AM ET

    If this week is anything like the last, be prepared for a roller coaster of a ride. Here are some important events to watch in the days to come, according to trader Anthony Grisanti.

  • Trader Buzz Before the Bell     Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 8:32 AM ET

    A look at what experts are watching ahead of the opening bell, with Scott Nations, NationsShares chief investment officer, and Michael Darda, MKM Partners chief economist.

  • Lloyds Eyes Shake-Up of Banker Bonuses Monday, 22 Oct 2012 | 2:34 AM ET

    Lloyds Banking Group is examining whether to ditch the concept of annual bonuses for senior staff and extend the timeframe of longer-term incentives to up to 10 years, according to people briefed on a project to overhaul remuneration, the Financial Times reports

Futures Now


  • Gold gained on Thursday, as weak global manufacturing data and the first diagnosis of Ebola in the United States unnerved equities.

  • Brent crude futures neared $94, reflecting sustained pressure from plentiful global supply and weak demand in Europe and China.

  • Gold extended losses on Wednesday to trade near a nine-month low, clobbered by a stronger dollar and lack of support from China.