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  • Earnings estimates are too high: Pro   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 1:59 PM ET
    Earnings estimates are too high: Pro

    Eddie Perkin, Eaton Vance, gives his insight on earnings and weighs in on the current stock rally as U.S. stocks climbed along with overseas equity markets.

  • Bernanke breaks silence and blogs   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 1:19 PM ET
    Bernanke breaks silence and blogs

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on former Federal Reserve chair Ben Bernanke and his comments on recent blog.

  • Bernanke speaks: Interest rates could rise Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 1:06 PM ET
    Ben S. Bernanke, former chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve.

    Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke says downward pressure on rates would ease as economic recovery in Europe takes hold.

  • Dinan's global view: Heavy in US, like Europe too   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 12:18 PM ET
    Dinan's global view: Heavy in US, like Europe too

    Jamie Dinan, York Capital founder and CEO, shares his global economic forecast for Europe, Japan and China.

  • Dinan: Rates will rise healthily   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 12:15 PM ET
    Dinan: Rates will rise healthily

    Discussing his cautious, but "slightly upbeat" view of the markets ahead of rising interest rates, with Jamie Dinan, York Capital founder and CEO.

  • March 30- Ben Bernanke launched a blog on Monday, giving the former Federal Reserve chairman a new pulpit from which to make an old argument: why interest rates need to be so low. Bernanke, who handed the reins of the U.S. central bank to Janet Yellen last year, has been hitting the conference circuit more in recent months ahead of the planned publication of his book...

  • NEW YORK, March 30- The euro slumped against the dollar on Monday on worries over whether Greece would secure aid before it runs out of cash in three weeks, while the greenback gained versus other currencies on the view the Federal Reserve will raise U.S. interest rates this year. Athens sounded upbeat about talks with its creditors to release funds from its 240-...

  • We're going to see some big gains: Pro   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 10:01 AM ET
    We're going to see some big gains: Pro

    Tom Lee, Fundstrat Global Advisors, discusses his bullish outlook on the markets.

  • Santelli: Rates down, dollar up   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 9:37 AM ET
    Santelli: Rates down, dollar up

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.

  • Sizing up US economy   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 6:30 AM ET
    Sizing up US economy

    John Silvia, Wells Fargo Securities chief economist, shares his economic forecast or the rest of 2015.

  • LONDON, March 30- Gold fell one percent on Monday, down for a second straight session as the dollar climbed on increasing prospects that the Federal Reserve may start raising interest rates gradually this year. "It seems the market is once again focusing on the Fed raising rates," Deutsche Boerse's MNI senior analyst Tony Walters said. Gold, which does not pay any...

  • Bernanke: Low rates part of long-term trend   Monday, 30 Mar 2015 | 6:24 AM ET
    Bernanke: Low rates part of long-term trend

    Former Federal Reserve Chair Ben Bernanke is defending the low federal funds rate, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • *Gold pulls further away from 3- week high as dollar gains. SINGAPORE, March 30- Gold dropped for a second straight session on Monday, slipping further from a three-week high, as the dollar climbed after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled the U.S. central bank may be on course to raise interest rates later this year. Spot gold fell as much as 1 percent to...

  • Play corporate bonds for the short term: Goldman Sunday, 29 Mar 2015 | 11:27 PM ET

    While corporate bonds may not look terribly attractive amid rising rate expectations, Goldman tips a good performance – but only in the short term.

  • HONG KONG— Asian markets were mostly higher Monday as investors digested Fed chief Janet Yellen's comments signaling U.S. interest rates were expected to rise sometime this year but when they did they would do so gradually. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index was up 0.5 percent to 19,378.52 while South Korea's Kospi gained 0.3 percent to...

  • Here's the big FX trade for this week   Sunday, 29 Mar 2015 | 10:48 PM ET
    Here's the big FX trade for this week

    Todd Elmer, currency strategist at Citi, explains why lower dollar-yen is the big trade in the week ahead.

  • SINGAPORE, March 30- Gold slipped for a second straight session on Monday, pulling further from a three-week high, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled that the U.S. central bank may be on course to raise interest rates later this year. *Spot gold was off 0.2 percent at $1,196.98 an ounce by 0036 GMT, after rising for a second week in a row last week.

  • SYDNEY, March 30- The dollar started trade on Monday pretty much where it closed in New York after the head of the U.S. central bank assured investors that the path back to' normal' interest rates will only occur at a gradual pace. The dollar fetched 119.24 yen versus 119.11 late in New York on Friday. "Yellen went to great length to detail why rate hikes would not be...

  • March non-farm payrolls seen up 244,000. BRUSSELS, March 29- The state of the U.S. labor market in March will consume economists and investors in the week leading up to Easter, adding to the seesaw debate over when the Federal Reserve will spring its first interest rate hike. Fed Chair Janet Yellen made it clear on Friday that the U.S. central bank is likely to start...

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON, March 27- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen signaled that the U.S. central bank will likely start raising borrowing costs later this year, even before inflation and wages have returned to health, but emphasized the return to normal interest rates will be gradual. The Fed has held short-term borrowing costs near zero since December...