Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower on Thursday on speculation that the Federal Reserve could pull back on its stimulus program soon.» Read More
New hawk at the Fed. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Stanley Fischer has been picked as the next vice chair of the Federal Reserve.
November retail sales are likely to show their best gain since February, on the back of superstrong auto sales.
CNBC's Scot Wapner and Terry Dolan, Benjamin & Jerold Brokerage CEO, discuss inflation, interest rates and tapering. Dolan says the Fed is over-committed to its non-tapering stance.
Discussing the Fed's influence on the bull market rally and the economy, with Mary Ann Bartels, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management; Adam Thurgood, HighTower; Keith Fitz-Gerald, Money Map Press; Don Schreiber, WBI Funds; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Art Cashin of UBS talks about about speculation about what the Federal Reserve will do when it meets next week.
Discussing how the markets are anticipating a potential taper around the corner, with Joe Tanious, JPMorgan Funds, and David Bailin, Citi Private Bank. "People should look beyond the taper," says Bailin.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the Treasury has sold $21 billion in 10-year notes.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss the acceleration in the euro, and what traders expect to hear from the Fed next week.
The budget deal in D.C. could end up crushing gold—here's why.
Crankiness pervaded the markets Wednesday morning as stocks headed south, and bond yields edged slightly higher ahead of the Treasury's afternoon auction.
Samuel Wardwell, Pioneer Investments SVP, director of investment communications, discusses the Fed taper and the impact of the budget deal on the market.
This is a good time to look outside of the U.S. for investment opportunities, says Russ Koesterich, BlackRock, sharing his investment strategies on where to invest in 2014. All emerging markets are not equal, Koesterich warns.
Dennis Gartman,The Gartman Letter founder and editor, and Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks & Opinions president, provide their outlook on oil prices as the economy begins to improve.
Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter founder and editor, and Kelly King, BB&T Corporation chairman & CEO, discuss how the Fed's asset buying program has impacted the economy. The real issue is not tapering, it's when they begin to raise interest rates, says King.
Next year is an election year. There is little chance of a big tax increase, or a government shutdown or debt crisis.
Drew Matus, UBS, and Jeffrey Saut, Raymond James, provide their thoughts on where the markets go from here as the Fed begins to consider exiting its asset buying program next year.
U.S. Treasurys prices slipped as investors focused on when the U.S. central bank is likely to pare back this $85-billion-a-month buying program.
Stephen Schwartz, Chief Economist for Asia at BBVA, says that risky assets could see a bout of volatility when tapering happens.
Peter Harper, Director, Distribution at BetaShares Capital, says $15 billion or less would be classified as a small taper, which wouldn't likely trigger a severe market reaction.
Alain Bokobza, Head of Global Asset Allocation, Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking says it is important to highlight the imbalances within each emerging economy when the Fed tapers.