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Cloud-based storage company Box (BOX) set to price tonight.
If the goal is to weaken the euro to make it more competitive, then the European Central Bank's bond-buying program is a success at the outset.
Traders won't be content with $500 billion in ECB bond-buying. Some want $1 trillion, or an open-ended QE program.
There are several macro issues that are weighing on the markets, Bob Pisani says.
Banks at both the regional and national levels continue to disappoint the earnings season as Alabama's Regions Financial missed earnings.
The volatile start to the year is spilling into the IPO market, which is beginning to price new products after a one-month hiatus.
Goldman Sachs topped quarterly results, but an unexpected bout of volatility hit revenue in its business that trades bonds, currencies and commodities.
The Swiss stock market is down about 10 percent after the Swiss National Bank scrapped its cap on the franc against the euro.
Strong close in the energy commodity complex. Oil, natural gas and gasoline all moved higher.
A 6.5-percent monthly decline in gas station receipts accounts for much of the drop in December retail sales.
What seems to be happening is that the market is starting to price in more risk, and a potential earnings slowdown.
10-year bond yields are at 18-month lows, gold touched a 12-week high, and oil plumbed a nearly 6-year low.
Oil and natural gas are sliding to multi-year lows, impacting corporate earnings.
Tiffany reported flat holiday sales for 2014, bucking the trend of decent revenue numbers from other retailers.
Powerful rally, but headwinds may impact earnings.
Lower gas prices and better employment numbers could have been factors in better guidance from retailers.
Six months after the last five 50-percent drops in oil prices, the S&P 500 was up four of those times.
Another day of LOWS: oil, euro, and bond yields.
European debt yields keep dropping, the dollar is strengthening against the euro, and oil has not found a bottom yet.
There are three macro themes that are continuing to play out in 2015, all driven by bandwagon mentality.