*Thailand is world's biggest exporter, producer of rubber. BANGKOK, Oct 17- Thailand's government has announced a series of measures to support rubber farmers reeling from a slump in global prices to five-year lows, helping push up futures in Tokyo and Shanghai by almost 5 percent at one stage on Friday. The steps announced late on Thursday include nearly $1...» Read More
Stocks begin 2014 on the downside—but some of this may be tax related. Traders say investors are reluctant to book profits.
If you're still wary about the Fed, gold might be your place to hide for 2014.
New year, same rally? What 2014 will bring to the markets. The January trade, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Brian Stutland of the Stutland Volatility Group uses a long-term chart to explain why gold's downside could now be limited, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
What a 3 percent yield means for bonds. Bonds and the tapering timeline, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Peter Boockvar of the Lindsey Group argues that it's the perfect time to buy gold, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Gold slides to end the year. The case for a brighter year for bullion, with The Lindsey Group's Peter Boockvar, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders, Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex and Brian Stutland in Florida.
The Futures Now team discusses the volatility in the gold market and what's in store for gold in 2014.
As 2013 ends, global market indexes are basking in some fairly meaty gains. Left out of the party, however, were emerging markets.
Stocks are at new highs, with the Volatility Index near the lows for the year.
Sterling Smith, Citi futures specialist, breaks down the commodities trade and explains the poor performance of gold in 2013.
Demand for oil might grow with the economy, but experts say that supply will still rule.
A yield spike could send stocks tumbling, argues Jeff Kilburg.
Dennis Gartman's best idea for 2014 is a trade that worked wonders this year.
A quickly rising yield on the 10 year would be a big problem for a whole host of assets, Jeff Kilburg said. With CNBC's Dominic Chu and the "Futures Now" traders.
Brian Stutland, Futures Now trader, thinks higher trending interest rates will not impact stocks. Stutland explains how he is making money shorting the 10-year Note. With CNBC's Dominic Chu and the CME's Jeff Kilburg.
Dennis Gartman's single best trade idea for 2014? Continue to short the Japanese yen. With CNBC's Dominic Chu and the Futures Now Traders.
CME's Jeff Kilburg explains how he is making money on oil's move higher. With CNBC's Dominic Chu and Brian Stutland, Futures Now trader.
Where are bonds, stocks, oil and gold headed in 2014? Dennis Gartman provides his predictions. With CNBC's Dominic Chu and the Futures Now Traders.
Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, explains why it "means very little" the 10-year Treasury is at three percent, as interest rates normalize. Gartman also provides his outlook on equities, energy and gold. Shorting the yen against English speaking currencies is the best trade of 2014, says Gartman. CNBC's Dominic Chu and the Futures Now Traders, provide their short play on gold.
With reports due from Apple, McDonald's and IBM, earnings could finally dictate trading this week. And that's a good thing.
After surprisingly dovish comments by St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard, is it safe to buy back into the market?
Has the market bottomed? Jim Iuorio and Brian Stutland say yes. With CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Gold clung to overnight gains as worries persisted over a slowdown in the global economy after China's growth eased in the third quarter.
Brent held above $85 as China oil demand supported prices, although gains were capped by oversupply and fears of a weak global economy.
Hopes that winter rains would help ease California's severe drought appear to be going by the wayside.