*Copper futures slip after 1 pct gain in previous session. *Spot premiums at 600- 750 yuan/ tonne- analyst. SINGAPORE, April 18- Shanghai copper futures slipped on Friday after jumping the most in 2-1/ 2 weeks, but premiums in the spot market rose to their highest this year indicating growing demand in top consumer China.» Read More
Stocks jump, fall, then rise. The whipsaw action has recently become commonplace among major indices.
*Concerns about Ukraine unrest buoy wheat futures. Wheat futures gained 2.3 percent, supported by concerns escalating political tensions in Ukraine would disrupt shipments of the grain from the key exporter. "The market last week was compressed on the China default news," said Dan Cekander, grains analyst with Newedge USA.
Where will stocks close today? What earnings are telling us and the market's next move, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Crude drops off its 6-week high. What the situation in Ukraine means for oil, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Paul Krake of View from the Peak hates gold, while Peter Schiff of Euro Pacific Capital loves it. But that's not the only point of contention between them. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Gold loses 6 days of gains as it experiences its biggest drop since December. What's next for the precious metal, with Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital; Paul Krake, View from the Peak; 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 why gold is selling off, and when traders should jump back in.
The formerly hot IPO market is repricing, in what's becoming a regular occurrence: delayed offerings and flotations below the price talk.
NEW YORK, April 15- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a modestly higher open on Tuesday as earnings from Coca Cola and Johnson& Johnson helped overshadow a mixed bag of economic data.
*Yahoo, Morgan Stanley rise after research notes. NEW YORK, April 15- U.S. stock index futures edged up on Tuesday after earnings from Coca Cola and Johnson& Johnson and ahead of economic data including inflation and manufacturing.
SINGAPORE, April 15- Brent crude futures fell below $109 a barrel on Tuesday after hitting a six-week high in the previous session, as investors looked ahead to a meeting in Geneva that they hoped would bring a political resolution to the crisis in Ukraine.
SINGAPORE, April 15- Brent crude futures dropped below $109 a barrel following a surge to a six-week high in the previous session, as investors looked ahead to a meeting in Geneva that they hoped would bring a political resolution to the escalating crisis in Ukraine.
SINGAPORE, April 15- U.S. wheat futures edged lower on Tuesday after rising the most in three weeks in the prior session, but a modest drop suggests investors remain concerned about weather impacts on the U.S. crop and tensions over Ukraine.
TOKYO, April 15- U.S. crude oil futures fell below $104 in early Tuesday trade, erasing the previous day's gains, as expectations for rising production added to estimates of increased stockpiles and weakened sentiment for the front month contract.
WASHINGTON, April 14- Bart Chilton, an outspoken former regulator who spent more than six years as a member of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, will join the law firm DLA Piper, the company said on Monday.
Gold has enjoyed a solid run this month. But some traders are starting to wonder why it hasn't risen even more.
FMHR trader Josh Brown made a bullish call on Splunk back in February. He jokes he should leave the set in embarrassment, saying this was a "terrible call."
BRENT CRUDE FUTURES EXTEND GAINS TO MORE THAN $1.50/ BBL ON UKRAINE TENSIONS- TRADERS.
We need evidence that growth is picking up. That box was checked by March retail sales, which were just what we needed.
*Edwards Lifesciences shares rally after court ruling. *Ukraine's acting president threatens military action. NEW YORK, April 14- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Monday, following a slarge selloff last session, with earnings results from Citigroup lifting sentiment while traders kept tabs on the possible escalation of hostilities in Ukraine.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil closed up on the day, and nat gas closed up, as well, while gold was down on the day.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. More earnings results next week. Starbucks and Netflix may have been helped by the bad winter. Also, the Boston Marathon is next week, and 36,000 runners will participate.
George Gero, RBC Capital Markets strategist, weighs in on whether gold or stocks will be a better investment in another 25 years.