Crankiness pervaded the markets Wednesday morning as stocks headed south, and bond yields edged slightly higher ahead of the Treasury's afternoon auction.» Read More
Discussing the best plays ahead of the weekend, with Jonathan Corpina, Meridian Equity Partners; Jeff Grossman, BRG Brokerage; and Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Mgmt.
Discussing whether the fundamentals are in place to support Friday's rally, with Craig Columbus, First Allied Asset Management, and Liz Miller, Summit Place Financial Advisors.
Almost all bank websites will prominently disclose the fees they don't charge. Identifying the fees they do charge is much more difficult, USA Today reports.
Discussing how emerging markets will affect next week's biggest earnings releases, with Ron Shah, Jina Ventures.
"We're in a situation, if you were scripting a disaster movie, you really couldn't build the tension better," one analyst told CNBC.
Germany's Ifo business climate index fell in October for the fourth month in a row, but by less than analysts predicted. "It clearly indicates that the talk of recession is exaggerated and that firms in manufacturing, construction and trade are not significantly affected by the current turmoil in the financial markets related to the sovereign debt crisis," Jürgen Pfister, head of investment research at BayernLB, told CNBC.
Chris Zwermann, strategist at Zwermann Financial, joined CNBC for a technical look at the correlation between the Dax and Bund Futures, plus the S&P 500.
Dexia, the stricken Franco-Belgian lender that has been at the center of recent market turmoil, loaned €1.5 billion ($2.06 billion) of fresh capital to its two largest institutional shareholders which then used the cash to buy Dexia shares before 2008, the Financial Times reports it has learnt.
European stocks were expected to open higher on Friday ahead of a crucial summit of European leaders on Sunday.
Eight years ago, Claudio Borio, a senior economist at the Bank for International Settlements, co-authored a paper which warned that the world’s financial system was spinning out of control, due to excess in the complex credit world. The FT reports.
Discussing whether the worst is ahead or behind Europe, and if the U.S.economy is improving, with Scott Black, Delphi Management; Phil Orlando, Federated Investors; and Kenneth Heebner, Capital Growth Management.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day on Honeywell and its exposure to Europe.
Banks are just too tough to own in this environment, says Mad Money's Jim Cramer, but not all banks are created equal, and BB&T is pretty darned good. Discussing regional banks, and the outlook for his company, with Kelly King, BB&T CEO.
The Fast Money traders offer special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.
The Fast Money traders answer viewer "tweets" on stock and investment strategies.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the Ag play in the fert sector. Also, a look at the big drop in copper prices, and its impact on stocks, and the direction of gold and oil, with Daniel Dicker, independent oil trader.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on Europe's debt problems and it impact on U.S. markets.
CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the trading day from the NYSE
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Chris Hyzy, US Trust, and Rich Peterson, S&P Capital, discuss the market action on worries over Europe's debt crisis.