Bob Pisani is on vacation this week.
Market internals are placid: The advance/decline line is about even, and the VIX is down.
U.S. political risk is rising because the story is changing.
The Buttonwood Agreement was the foundation for the New York Stock Exchange.
A CNBC reporter since 1990, Bob Pisani covers Wall Street from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
The stock market hasn't paid much attention to Trump's unorthodox behavior, but the currency and bond markets have.
The euro has been on a trajectory higher as the dollar weakens on soft U.S. data.
A large swath of investors believes conditions are just about right.