Stocks slumped, bond yields fell and the dollar waffled on jitters that economic growth is even more sluggish than feared.» Read More
Armed with record cheap debt, corporate Treasurers are becoming increasingly aggressive with how they use financing.
The "Squawk on the Street" news crew reports on all the market moving stories of the morning, including potential buyers for Best Buy, and iPhone's China debut.
Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust, and Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak, discuss whether institutional investors have a trading edge over individual investors.
Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust, and Peter Boockvar, Miller Tabak, discuss Washington's tax and spending tug-of-war and its impact on the markets.
CNBC's Kelly Evans tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.
Daniel Rosen, Partner, Rhodium Group says investors should take risk despite the market volatility, adding that "sitting at home" will get you nowhere.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow offers an economic report card; and discussing whether interest rates are going up sooner, with Randy Kroszner, Former Federal Reserve Governor, who discusses whether investors should be worried.
The AP confirms today that the White House sidetracked dozens of major regulations prior to November's elections. Richard Rahn, CATO Institute, provides perspective.
What fixes does the GOP need? Katie Kieffer, Columnist and Political Commentator, says Republicans need to stop running boring moderates, or hypocritical preachers; and Mark Stevens, MSCO CEO, believes the Republicans should take a lesson on branding from the Democrats.
Brian Kelly of Shelter Harbor Capital assesses where stocks stand as fiscal cliff talks go nowhere, and also offers strategies to playing the global market. "You don't have to just trade the S&P 500, Australia is up, the Japanese Yen is doing well, and even look at Hong Kong," he says.
Retired Nebraska Republican Senator Chuck Hagel is reportedly on President Obama's short list for Secretary of Defense, with John Batchelor, The John Batchelor Show Host.
Ambassador Susan Rice withdraws her name from consideration for Secretary of State, reports NBC's Danielle Leigh.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.
Briggs & Stratton is the world's largest maker of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. The company's CEO Todd Teske discusses the housing recovery, and where his company is headed.
Gap has an amazing turnaround story, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer. Despite the stock falling from $35 at the end of November to $31, it's a great time to buy the stock.
After 6 days straight, the S&P 500 went higher, and its streak was broken. Mad Money host Jim Cramer takes a look at the charts to assess how the fiscal cliff worries are impacting the index.
The markets are beginning to lose hope that Washington will compromise on a deal to prevent the fiscal cliff, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer. The President is playing Mr. Cool, he says.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on calls they previously made on stocks, and assess how to play the stock now, including Green Mountain and Newmont Mining.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on today's big moves out West, including whether consumers are worried about the fiscal cliff.
With little else to distract traders, the latest developments in the "fiscal cliff" talks are likely to be the biggest driver for Friday's markets.