NEW YORK, July 29- The U.S. dollar hit fresh eight-month highs against the euro on Tuesday and advanced against the yen and Swiss franc on expectations for positive U.S. economic data and a potentially more hawkish tone from the Federal Reserve.» Read More
Discussing the biggest problems with the U.S economy and what, if anything, the Fed has to do with it, with CNBC's Ron Insana, Jeff Cox and Steve Liesman.
The U.S. economy is growing at a snail's pace. Sam Stovall, S&P Capital IQ, forecasts strength in emerging markets will help keep the U.S. economy afloat.
Dissecting today's market action, with Dani Hughes, Divine Capital; Burt White, LPL Financial; Jim Bianco, Bianco Research; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Cyprus' bailout deal triggered buying in crude today, and gold traders are remaining cautious to see how the euro zone story develops, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors CEO & CIO, weighs in. "Gold is like having car insurance," says Holmes.
The S&P 500 is moving further away from an all-time high. Ken Kamen, Mercadien Asset Management, and Alan Gayle, RidgeWorth, discuss the state of the markets.
Discussing the state of the stock market, and what headwinds the economy faces ahead, with Art Cashin of UBS and Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities.
What's on Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's agenda? CNBC's Steve Liesman offers insight.
Taking a close look at the corporate environment, and how to play the markets, with Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory Partners. "As long as money if flowing out of the Fed, stocks keep going higher," he says.
CNBC's Seema Mody has the latest from the Nasdaq, saying Apple is breaking its 50-day moving average.
What catalysts could help the U.S. economy grow? Rich Peterson, S&P Capital IQ; and CNBC's Jeff Cox, Rick Santelli and Ron Insana, share their opinions.
What is the Fed signaling about its bond-buying program? Warren Meyers of DME Securities, weighs in.
Does the rally have more room to run? Gina Sanchez, CNBC contributor, and Bill Stone, PNC Asset Management Group, weigh in.
Discussing what's shifting investor confidence, with Mark Martiak, Premier Wealth Management; Josh Brown, Fusion Analytics; Peter Eliades, Stock Market Cycles Management; Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke answers questions in regards to concerns over the U.S. economy, interest rates, a lack of QE thresholds, and the asset purchasing program.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke speaks on the state of U.S. economic growth, what risks exist, and the purpose of asset purchases. "Monetary policy cannot combat economic headwinds alone," he says.
How the markets might move after hearing from Fed Chairman Bernanke, with Ken Volpert, Vangaurd and Scott Minerd, Guggenheim.
The Fed has left rates unchanged, and comments on a declining jobless rate. Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Ken Volpert, Vangaurd; Scott Minerd, Guggenheim; CNBC's Steve Liesman; and Mad Money's Jim Cramer, react.
The Fed says "fiscal policy has become somewhat more restrictive," and it will keep the funds rate at current levels, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.
What should investors expect to hear from the Fed? Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial; Ken Volpert, Vangaurd; Scott Minerd, Guggenheim; and Mad Money's Jim Cramer, provide perspective. "A lot of the economy is terrible, and the Fed has a tough job today," explains Jim Cramer.
If Fed Chairman Bernanke is not nominated again, who might likely take over? Neil Irwin, The Washington Post; Michael Santoli, Yahoo! Finance; Ben White, Politico; and Josh Boak, The Fiscal times, share their opinions.