As the Fed meets and earnings news rains down, the big question in the week ahead is whether the S&P 500 can manage a break out.» Read More
Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist at RBS talks about the forex markets.
Markets fear a new set of evil twins — a stumbling U.S. economy and the specter of a European sovereign debt crisis.
The markets were weak at the outset on a poor showing in Europe and very poor consumer spending. Slower global growth is clearly the big issue facing stocks.
You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.
Despite today's miserable decline, Mad Money host Jim Cramer thinks investors should circle back to companies that delivered terrific quarters. "PPG delivered $2.12 of earnings per share, a 9-cent beat, on stronger than expected revenues that rose 15.3% year over year," says Cramer. Chuck Bunch, chairman & CEO of PPG, weighs in.
Amid weak economic data and advertising sales, media companies are looking for additional sources of revenue to supplement lagging advertising sales. Because CBS relies heavily on advertising revenue, its stock may have hit its peak, one analyst said—but another analyst is still long on the media giant.
The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.
The Fast Money guys share their final trades of the day.
Gold futures pushed to record highs, with David Greenberg.
The Fast Money traders take a look at Manitowoc Company.
The VIX is going nowhere as stocks sold off hard today, with Fast Money trader Jon Najarian.
Investors are turning to gold and Treasuries, which signals signs of a slowdown, says Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors.
Prices increases are expected in the luxury sector, with Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, and Mike Khouw, Options Action trader.
Wal-Mart got downgraded by Jefferies and Goldman, the Fast Money team.
The major business headlines of the day, with the Fast Money team.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
Stocks sold off sharply to end at session lows Tuesday with the Dow down for an eighth day amid economic worries and even after President Obama signed a bill to avoid a debt default.
Is U.S. debt in danger of a downgrade? Discussing pending threats to the nation's triple A rating, with CNBC's David Riley, Fitch Ratings.
It's hard for people psychologically to say Apple is a "buy" at $400, but $500 to $600 is definitely not out of the question, says Channing Smith, manager of the Capital Advisors Growth Fund, according to a report from TheStreet.
There's a joke going around trading desks: "The nonfarm payroll report will be so bad that it can given out by name, not by number: 'Mr. Smith got a job.'" OK, so expectations are low. Really low. But that's good.