CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the stabilization of Europe and how it was accomplished.» Read More
Alan Krueger, Princeton economics professor, explains why the worst thing the Fed can do is begin to reduce its asset buying program too soon. I do think that QE has been effective, says Krueger
Most people now understand that quantitative easing adds reserves to the banking system. But they still miss the deeper implications.
Jason Pride, Glenmede, and Nariman Behravesh, IHS, discuss the outlook on the economy and markets next year. The Fed will likely begin to taper "no later than January," Behravesh says.
Larry Hatheway, chief economist at UBS Investment Bank, expects the Fed to start tapering in January as the previous obstacles, including the fiscal impasse, are now "off the table."
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as taper concerns linger among investors.
James Shugg, Senior Economist at Westpac, describes why tapering might not happen at all.
Tony Nash, Vice President, IHS voices concern about the unsustainable debt environment in Asia and what would happen if and when the Fed tapers.
The BoJ will keep its highly expansionary monetary policy in place until inflation hits and stabilizes at its 2 percent target. The FT reports.
Dissecting current market conditions, with Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter, who says investors should be neutral on the market, and Liz Ann Sonders of Charles Schwab, who says the "market isn't cheap, but it's not necessarily expensive."
Fast Money contributor Tim Seymour, and CNBC's Herb Greenberg discuss gold miners. Seymour says price assumptions have to be downgraded with gold heading lower.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Mark Haefele, UBS Wealth Management global head of investment, discuss today's market drop and what roll the "fear of the taper" played in the dip.
A $5.13 million trade in VIX options caught the eye of traders, who say it’s a bullish bet that April will be a cruel month for stocks.
Famed fund investor Bob Olstein, Olstein Capital Management chairman and CIO, explains why rising interest rates will boost stocks and weighs in on the internet space and Amazon's revenue fundamentals.
Discussing if investors should be concerned with the escalation in "negative" pre-announcements on earnings, with CNBC.com Finance Editor Jeff Cox and Nick Raich, Earnings Scout. Cox says companies have to accept the taper reality and adjust their expectations.
Discussing if now is the time to take profits amid Federal Reserve taper talk, with Heather Hughes, SunAmerica Funds; CNBC Contributor Michael Yoshikami; Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ; Jonathan Brodsky, Advisory Research; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister says it will soon sign the EU free trade agreement, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight into the Fed's Stanley Fischer economics background, and what he thinks of monetary policy.
Art Cashin of UBS talks about two numbers that investors should monitor because they could signal trouble for stocks.
Look no further than Thursday's trading in gold to see a market throwing a taper tantrum.