JERUSALEM, April 27- The Bank of Israel kept its benchmark interest rate at 0.1 percent for a second straight month on Monday, saying it expected prices to pick up after a recent bout of deflation. "Short-term inflation expectations from various sources are near the lower bound of the inflation target range, or slightly below it," the Bank of Israel said in a...» Read More
Discussing whether investors will continue their flight to safety, with David James, James Advantage Funds; Sameer Samana, Wells Fargo Advisors; and Jennifer Delaney, UBS.
With retailers releasing quarterly numbers this week, many are also outlining their strategy to win over Black Friday or pre-Black Friday shoppers, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports the White House is saying President Obama will veto any bill extending tax cuts for people who earn $250,000 or more. CNBC's Jim Cramer, Herb Greenberg & Amanda Drury discuss.
The Dow is on track to cap off its worst week in 5 months as fiscal cliff fears are weighing on investors. Reasons to be bullish on the markets, with Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group, and Tony Dwyer, Canaccord Genuity, managing director.
You can't have job creation, and revenue creation by attacking the people who are trying to create the jobs, explains Matt Tyler, Vickers Engineering president & CEO.
The President is speaking out on the fiscal cliff, and standing his ground on higher taxes for wealthier Americans. Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, provide perspective.
President Obama is pushing for a balanced approach to resolving the fiscal cliff, with Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT).
Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), explains why he thinks the U.S. has already gone over the "fiscal cliff of spending," and that the "cliff" on January 1, 2013, is a "wall of higher tax rates."
While both House Speaker and President Obama were speaking, the market was trading nervously, explains Art Cashin, UBS.
CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers react to President Obama's remarks on the fiscal cliff, and House Speak John Boehner's comments on raising tax rates on the wealthy.
President Obama speaks on the first steps he is taking to address the fiscal cliff. "I am open to compromise, am committed to solving our fiscal challenges, but I refuse to accept any approach that isn't balanced," he says.
Some argue it may be best to go over the fiscal cliff, but most people in Washington agree the cliff is a bad idea, with CNBC's John Harwood and Eamon Javers. President Obama is set to speak on the U.S. economy and the fiscal cliff any minute.
S&P says the U.S. rating will be pressured if the government is unable to agree on fiscal tightening, with CNBC's Mandy Drury.
Discussing whether the fiscal cliff is really behind the negative mood on Wall Street, with Eric Stein, Eaton Vance Management; Don Wordell; RidgeWorth Capital Management; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
What to expect in tomorrow's market, with T. Doug Dale, Security Ballew CIO; Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus; and Edward Deickel, JHS Capital Advisors.
Discussing elections, energy dependence and the fiscal cliff, with T. Boone Pickens, BP Capital Management founder. "I think the market thought Romney was going to win -- don't give up, just manage it and go forward" he says.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports House Speak Rep. John Boehner is signaling he is willing to accept more revenues if combined with tax reform.
House Speaker Representative John Boehner remarks on the challenges in the weeks ahead to fix the fiscal cliff. "House Republicans are ready to work with President Obama," he says.
Some traders say part of today's sell-off in the gold market was due to margin pressure in other asset classes, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.
Oil is approaching a 4-month low, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.