The euro is heading lower versus the US dollar in the first quarter of the year, Stephen Gallo, head of market analysis, Schneider Foreign Exchange, said. "But I think the size of the short positioning in the euro is going to keep market participants cautious," he added.
European stocks were called to open lower on Monday ahead of the first meeting of the year between French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin.
David Cameron has left open the door to Britain giving billions of pounds of new support to the International Monetary Fund – and indirectly to ailing members of the euro zone – in a move likely to infuriate euroskeptic MPs in his own Conservative party. The FT reports.
The art market defied the economic gloom to return 11 per cent to investors in 2011, outpacing stock market returns for a second consecutive year.
Tesco is forecast to deliver its worst Christmas sales performance in the UK for decades, amid reports of tensions at the top of Britain’s biggest retailer over its unsuccessful price-cutting campaign. The FT reports.
Discussing whether the better than expected jobs number point to an economic rebound, and where to invest in this market, with Michael Farr, Farr, Miller, & Washington president.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts on why some weaker stocks are suddenly rallying.
You email or "tweet" Cramer your stock or investment questions, and he answers them.
Mad Money's Cramer pits S&P favorite, Cabot Oil and Gas, against NASDAQ winner, Alexion, to see which company brings home the "Best Stock" trophy.
Mad Money's Cramer reveals his choice of the best pick in the Dow, saying Boeing just raised its dividend by 5% in December, and is riding a massive new aerospace cycle up to new heights, that investors don't want to miss.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer, with his take on what investors can expect from next week's earnings, including, Alcoa, Lennar, Bristol-Myers, and JP Morgan.
Why didn't the better than expected jobs numbers move the markets higher? Jeff Cox, CNBC.com, takes a look at the trends.
The week's top business news and investing advice, including top picks for 2012 and defense, with CNBC's Mandy Drury.
Will a positve earnings season be the catalyst to get some conviction back and fuel a rally? James Bianco, Bianco Research, and Christian Magoon, Magoon Capital, weigh in.
A look at the final trade of the day and what investors can expect next week, with Steven DeSanctis, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
How to trade the small cap space on the heels of last year's decline, with Steven DeSanctis, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and David Darst, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.
A technical look at how to trade Alcoa ahead of next week's earnings, with Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research, and John Stephenson, First Asset Investment Management.
Discussing the outllook for JC Penney and whether the stock has already seen its highs for the year, with Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan breaks down the data on today's jobs report, and discussing why the markets aren't rallying on the improving numbers, with David Rosenberg, Gluskin Sheff chief economist & strategist, and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
A look at the best trades going into the weekend, with Warren Meyers, DME Securities; Anthony Grisanti, GRZ Energy; and Brian Battle, Performance Trust Capital Partners