*Markets on track for positive week, indexes near records. NEW YORK, Dec 26- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Friday, putting major indexes on track for a second straight weekly advance, though moves were likely to be slight with few market catalysts and many traders still out for the Christmas holiday. Wall Street has rallied of late, with both the...» Read More
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Pro trader Jim Iuorio explains how he's trading S&P futures now.
As crude oil stalled, "Futures Now" trader Rich Ilczyszyn explains how to trade it.
A look at what traders are watching ahead of the market's open, with Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus; and Yra Harris, Praxis.
On the heels of the 'cliff' deal, futures pro Anthony Grisanti has his eye on these commodities.
The "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick reports orange juice futures remain under pressure in early 2013 as forecasters predict above average temperature in the upcoming weeks.
Brent crude rose on Monday, closing 2012 up for the fourth straight year after geopolitical threats to production offset worries about flagging oil demand.
Jim Iuorio believes that U.S. equity markets will do well in 2013 because of a few significant tailwinds. Here's what he's looking at.
Matthew Cheslock, Virtu Financial, weighs in on how investors can prepare their portfolios for going over the "fiscal cliff."
Scott Shellady, Trean, gives a check on what traders are watching ahead of a deal on the "fiscal cliff."
Oil prices settled lower after U.S. data showed a sharp rise in gasoline inventories and as investors worried that U.S. budget negotiators may not reach a deal in time to avert a fiscal crisis that could erode oil demand.
Some reports say a loss of government funding could send milk prices to eight dollars a gallon. Brian Rice, Rice Dairy principal, provides insight on the future of dairy prices and its impact on food prices.
Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities trader, weighs in on what will happen in the markets if lawmakers reach a "mini deal" over the weekend.
A look at what traders will be watching ahead of the opening bell, with Bob Iaccino Topstep trader.
Oil prices eased in choppy trading, buffeted by unresolved U.S. budget talks and the possibility that looming tax increases and spending cuts could push the top oil-consuming economy into recession.
Tracking crude's next move as oil touches a two-month high, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Legendary technical analyst Ralph Acampora of Altaira Wealth Management explains how to trade the market if the U.S. economy goes over the "fiscal cliff."
Ralph Acampora, Altaira Ltd, has the technical play on market volatility and the "fiscal cliff," with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
If the U.S. economy goes over the "fiscal cliff," one investment will still be the safest bet, says Sean Egan of Egan-Jones Ratings Company.
Seth Egan, Egan-Jones Ratings, explains what going off the "cliff" means for bonds and the U.S. credit rating, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
The U.S. dollar index is hitting the highest level in nearly nine years.
Anthony Grisanti and Scott Nations make sense of an awful few sessions for natural gas, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Riding the S&P into year-end may be the world's easiest trade. Scott Nations goes behind the numbers explains why he's hopping on board, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
As U.S. oil has plunged, smaller oil companies have grown vulnerable to activist influence, industry professionals say.
The weather and the demand outlook are pointing toward a further challenge of natural gas prices, well below $3.
Saudis say OPEC will maintain its current oil production no matter what—until crude hits $40, Chris Faulkner says.