NEW YORK— Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the "roar" of the floor, the excitement of "4,000 people yelling,' Buy! ' "and decided no more classroom for him. On Monday, most futures pits in Chicago and New York, where frenzied buying and selling once helped set prices on cattle...» Read More
The doves are flying. Is there any doubt that, when it really comes to who influences markets, central banks rule the world?
Gold hardly budged on the stock selloff. Is that a reason to sell the precious metal?
The SEC has filed its first high-frequency trading manipulation case against Athena Capital Research.
After surprisingly dovish comments by St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard, is it safe to buy back into the market?
CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders take a look at why gold isn't rising and silver is a better play than gold.
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How to make money on the 10-year yield, and a look at the next move for Treasurys, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
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The Futures Now team discusses comments by Fed president James Bullard that the Fed should consider delaying the end of QE.
We don't care. Markets shrug at a positive report from Goldman Sachs and good weekly jobless claims.
It's been a whipsaw day on Wall Street with traders trying to buy market bottoms.
On what could well be the worst day of the year—by a fairly wide margin—for stocks, futures activity smashed through to record levels.
Stocks tanked out of the gate after disappointing U.S. data, but then quickly rebounded as traders saw a buying opportunity.
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Get ready to witness the end of the "buy the dip" mentality, the technical analyst says.
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Top technician Jonathan Krinsky explains why recent consolidation in the market could present a massive buying opportunity in the second half.
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Gold prices push up after Greek's 'no' vote, bringing more uncertainty over Athens' financial situation and its future in the euro zone.
Oil rig counts in the U.S. rose for the first time since December 2014 last week, which could impact year-end price targets.