NEW YORK, Dec 5- The euro rose to a one-month high against the dollar on Thursday after the European Central Bank left a key interest rate unchanged, disappointing some traders who had hoped for more aggressive easing measures in the euro zone.» Read More
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is widely expected to lower interest rates by 25 basis points to 3.50 percent at its next meeting Tuesday, however, slowing housing and retail sectors could push the central bank into a more aggressive rate cutting cycle with the market expecting up to 165 basis points in cuts over the year.
June is going to be a big month for the markets: the European Central Bank meets on Wednesday; Fed chair, Ben Bernanke delivers his economic outlook on Thursday; Greece elections take place on June 17th; the G20 Summit meets on June 18th and 19th in Mexico; and the month closes out with a two day summit of EU leaders. CNBC's Maria Bartiromo, Jim Cramer and Gary Kaminsky weigh in on these key dates; discuss what investors need to watch in the coming days; and explain why Apple stock may be the leading indicator of where the markets are headed.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Jim Cramer take a look at Friday's 200 point selloff and its impact on global markets. CNBC's Simon Hobbs explains why June will be a make-or-break month in Europe, and Robert Prechter, Elliott Wave International, explains how social moods drive market and economic behavior.
CNBC's Jim Cramer provides investors with his top stock picks in this difficult and volatile market environment, including Verizon, Johnson & Johnson, and gold, with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo.
Friday's dismal jobs numbers spilled over into Sunday's talk show circuit. CNBC's John Harwood reports on the political sparring now taking place in Washington, DC and its impact on the upcoming election, with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Jim Cramer.
Maria Bartiromo and the entire CNBC news team provide perspective and insight on recent uncertainly and volatility in the markets. Jim Cramer weighs in on how investors can try and make sense of global contagion; Oriel Morrison reports the latest news on what's driving overseas markets now; Kayla Tausche runs through the numbers and looks at some historical reactions; Steve Liesman provides insight on the economic side of the horrible jobs report on Friday; Gary Kaminsky checks in on whether the markets are officially in "correction mode"; and Rick Santelli has a look at record low Treasury yields and its impact on mortgage rates.
Think today's employment report is a harbinger of troubles to come? Here's a doomsday trade.
Web-only advice and information for currency traders.
The final word from the currency pits, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The radical left Greek party is moving up in the polls. Will Greece exit the euro, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders. Julia Chatterley reports.
The father of the modern tax code says America is sinking and will soon need its own bailout. Former Reagan budget director David Stockman talks to CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money In Motion traders.
The euro gets pounded. How to profit from Europe's debt crisis, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Money in Motion traders. Also, a look ahead to next week's ECB meeting. Will Mario Draghi break out the bazooka? And will more dollar strength eat into oil?
Wondering which European currency is safe at this point? Choose carefully.
Is Morgan Stanley prepared for a potential downgrade by Moody's? Debra Borchardt, The Street markets analyst and Frederick Cannon, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, weigh in.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on how weak U.S. employment numbers impacted Europe's markets, and discussing whether China is the next credit bubble to burst, with Gary Kaminsky. Also, CNBC's Mary Thompson has the update on how today's weak economic data sent stocks tumbling and investors returning to gold.
Unemployment and Spanish bank woes weigh on the euro, and Britain has a smashing new coin — it's time for your FX Fix.
CNBC's Kelly Evans reports European markets are down this morning following a slew of weak economic data. The euro is sitting near a 2-year low versus the U.S. dollar on growing concerns about Spain.
Boris Schlossberg, Director of Currency Research at GFT Forex, thinks that the euro has room to fall further if the ECB does not step in to stem the currency's decline.
The euro has had quite a slide, and this strategist says even at these levels, he'd sell.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving action in Europe on Thursday, and its impact on U.S. stocks and bonds, with CNBC's Rick Santelli and Mary Thompson.