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As Japanese stocks entered bear market territory on Friday, investors are wondering if they are seeing a repeat of market letdowns back in 1999, and again in 2003.
Strategists say the wild currency moves in the dollar-yen may be far from over.
Four sectors offer long-term growth potential, Alison Deans of Varick Asset Management says.
Jack Bogle, founder of the Vanguard group, said that over the long run, the Federal Reserve's strategy of loose long-term monetary policy "simply will not work."
Turkish stocks tumbled more than 5 percent on Thursday afternoon after Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan refused to back down in the face of protests.
Wednesday's sharp selloff in U.S. stocks should be a wake-up call for investors, Societe Generale's notoriously bearish strategist Albert Edwards said.
ETFs create "wild gyrations" that make investors nervous, Starwood Capital's Barry Sternlicht tells CNBC.
Investors moved into high-yield real estate investment trusts while the interest rates were low. But the recent rise in rates question the attractiveness of REITs.
Leading market experts and economists interviewed on CNBC's "Squawk Box" on Thursday offered their predictions on the Fed, the economy, and stocks.
Investment opportunities other than stocks and bonds could be worth a look, Steve Bodurtha of Citi Private Bank says.
It's anyone's guess how stocks will trade on this week's employment report and beyond, Stephen Weiss of Short Hills Capital says.
We've had Federal Reserve officials say it's time to consider tapering bond purchases, but we haven't had a Fed official declaring a rally of anything "over." Until now.
Bulls cheered as stocks defied the "sell in May and go away" pattern, and traders say investors may not have to worry about a "June swoon" either.
The market is likely to head higher in the near term, but new highs can't be trusted, contrarian investor Marc Faber tells CNBC.
Economic growth isn't coming fast enough to the justify the artificially high asset prices created by the Fed's massive bond-buying program, Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC.
The dollar-yen's fall below the key 100 mark could just be the start of a downtrend for the currency pair, analysts tell CNBC.
The recent run-up in bond yields is being used to justify portfolio changes in preparation for what could be a much different second half.
The S&P 500 collectively no longer yields more than government bonds, calling into question whether the rush to high dividend-payers can continue.
Goldman Sachs has warned that a widely predicted bond sell-off is finally happening, while a major U.S. asset manager has warned investors to move out of long-duration bonds to avoid heavy losses.
Japan's blue-chip stock index has in May suffered its two sharpest sell-offs for the year and its high volatility is fueling concern about a spill over into other major markets.
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