WASHINGTON, Aug 21- The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell slightly more than expected last week, pointing to a sustained improvement in labor market conditions. Initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 14,000 to a seasonally adjusted 298,000 for the week ended Aug. 16, the Labor Department said on Thursday.» Read More
Komal Sri-Kumar of Sri-Kumar global strategies president warned of a short-term correction. He joins "Street Signs" to discuss his latest market forecast.
Michael Pento, Pento Portfolio Strategies; CNBC's Ron Insana; and Ed Butowsky, Chapwood Investments, eye next week's market-related events and the market's next step.
Gold and silver are higher, and the 10 and 30-year Treasury yields touch their highest levels in 2 years, with Jim Kilburg, KKM Financial, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.
What does 3 percent on the 10-year mean for housing and autos? CNBC's Steve Liesman, Bob Pisani, Diana Olick and Phil LeBeau, provide perspective.
Dissecting this week's market action and the latest economic data with Gregg Fisher of Gerstein Fisher and Matt Litfin of William Blair, who said, "The market needs to enter the tapering period and find out that it will be OK."
More than 30 retailers will report their earnings data next week. CNBC's Courtney Reagan offers a preview.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Jim Kee, South Texas Money Management, and Bruno del Ama, Global X Funds.
Volumes are low, and Europe is on holiday, explains, David Lutz, Stifel Nicolaus. "We're taking our cues from the credit market," he says.
Art Hogan of Lazard Capital Markets, shares his economic forecast, and what he's seeing in retail.
Dissecting the market's current action, why base metals are higher, and whether there is panic in the bond market, with Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services.
Is the second half recovery "out the window" for the economy and earnings? CNBC's Bob Pisani asks Dan Greenhaus of BTIG.
Is the market going to continue to decline? CNBC's Bob Pisani; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and Peter Boockvar, The Lindsey Group, discuss.
The Dow is experiencing another day of triple digit losses. How bad is the market climate? Jeffrey Solomon, Cowen And Company CEO, weighs in.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Sahak Manuelian, Wedbush; and Jay Sukits, The University of Pittsburgh.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Brian Evans, Bond Street Wealth Management; Teri Viswanath, BNP Paribas; and David Smith, Rockland Trust.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Chad Morganlander, Stifel; Ashmead Pringle, Greenhaven Group; and Cliff Davis, BNP Paribas.
Dean Maki, Barclays; and Brian Wesbury, First Trust Advisors, discuss the debt limit battle brewing in Washington.
Recapping earnings season, with Michael Farr of Farr, Miller and Washington. Financials posted 28 percent growth in earnings per share. Larry Glazer, Mayflower Advisors, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, weigh in. "Excluding financials, EPS growth was negative," says Greenhaus.
Time to buckle up until the end of the year? Andrew Slimmon, Morgan Stanley senior global portfolio manager, shares his top investment strategy right now.
What to watch in tomorrow's trading session, with Peter Tuz, Chase Investment Counsel; Paul Dietrich, Fairfax Global Markets; and Matthew Roddy, Rockland Trust.