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The problem with the debt/budget debates are that markets are not pricing in any problems. Volatility is low. Put prices are low. Complacency is everywhere when warning signs should be flashing.
This trader is getting ready to sell—and he's not buying again until the quarter is over.
The 10-year yield drops below 2.7 percent. So when will the Fed taper? Bond guru David Robin, Newedge, offers his ideas with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
David Robin of Newedge says that despite what the market fears, the Fed won't taper until 2014, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Oil hits a 7-week low, as tensions in the Middle East die down. What are the key drivers for crude, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
Top equity technician, BofA's Stephen Suttmeier, argues that if the market breaks decisively below 1,700, it could spell major trouble, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
The market is suffering its 4th straight down day. Stephen Suttmeier, BofA Merrill Lynch, weighs in, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders, Rich Ilczyszyn and Jeff Kilburg, at the CME.
The odds of a government shutdown over a spending bill appear to be falling. But the annoying part is the deal may only keep the government funded through November.
Wall Street will be in thrall to Washington, with stocks likely to flounder until we get some clarity on Washington's spending intentions.
This trader predicts that gold will drop this week. He explains why.
Is gold's bounce this week just short-covering, or the start of a major move higher?
Lots of well-known names have recently announced IPO plans, including the owners of the Empire State Building.
Wells Fargo's top equity strategist sees the market collapsing in the next three months. Consider yourself warned.
MacNeil Curry, the top technician at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, sees the ten-year yield dropping to 2.5 percent, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
The S&P trades at an all-time high. Is Gina Martin Adams, from WFC, the lone bear on Wall Street? With CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Gina Martin Adams of Wells Fargo explains why the market will drop 16 percent by the end of the year, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Gold loves Bernanke, as the precious metal enjoys a huge rally, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
Anthony Grisanti has long been a gold bear, but the Fed surprise has made him a buyer. He explains why, with CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders.
The Fed decides to maintain the pace of QE as Bernanke, et al, put off the taper. The next stop for Treasurys, with BofA Merrill Lynch's MacNeil Curry, CNBC's Bertha Coombs and the Futures Now Traders, Todd Gordon at the NYSE and Anthony Grisanti at the Nymex.
The Fed is hell-bent on getting any kind of growth it can, at almost any price, while the rest of the world is growing, but still tenuous.
Gina Martin Adams expects the market to close the year 5 percent lower—but she says it could get much worse than that.
gold hits a six-week low. A technical check on the precious metal, with CNBC's Mandy Drury and the Futures Now Traders.
The Futures Now team discusses the rise in rates ahead of the Fed announcement.
Chevron reported second-quarter earnings on Thursday that beat Wall Street's expectations.
India is cracking down on a new gold smuggling tactic that could accelerate a flood of illegal imports of the metal into the country.
Gold ended higher after disappointing U.S. data sent investors looking for safe-havens.