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  • Sentiment Toward Europe May Be Lifting Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 4:57 PM ET

    Portugal raised about 1.5 billion euros yesterday and Spain 3.9 billion euros today in auctions that were surprisingly oversubscribed.

  • Halftime: Goldman Weakness Signals Rough Afternoon? Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 1:14 PM ET

    Don't get used to Thursday's advance. The traders are concerned we may give back most of it by the close.

  • US Will Be Greece in 10 Years: Walker Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 11:27 AM ET
    Uncle Sam taking money out of your wallet

    The United States is a decade away from being Greece, if it fails to get on the path of fiscal responsibility, former US Comptroller of the Currency David Walker told CNBC Thursday.

  • Debt Spreading 'Like a Cancer': Black Swan Author Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 5:39 AM ET
    Nassim Taleb

    The economic situation today is drastically worse than a couple years ago, and the euro is doomed as a concept, Nassim Taleb, professor and author of the bestselling book "The Black Swan," told CNBC on Thursday.

  • Now May Be the Time to Buy the Euro: Jim Rogers Thursday, 10 Jun 2010 | 4:01 AM ET
    Jim Rogers

    Everybody is so bearish about the euro that it looks like now is a good time to buy the single European currency, famous investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Thursday.

  • Plenty of Positives; Why Can’t Bulls Get It Together? Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 5:30 PM ET

    The market had plenty of reasons to rally but the bulls just couldn’t keep it together and by the close the Dow surrendered a triple digit gain.

  • The Blog Prophet of Euro Zone Doom Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 11:54 AM ET
    Edward Hugh

    For years, almost nobody paid attention to the sky-is-falling alarms of Edward Hugh, a gregarious British blogger and self-taught economist who repeatedly predicted that the euro zone could not survive. The NYT reports.

  • US Needs Austerity Too: Hedge Fund Strategist Wednesday, 9 Jun 2010 | 6:00 AM ET

    The United States will have to adopt austerity measures similar to the ones taken in Europe, because the problems faced are largely the same, Timothy Scala, macro-strategist at Sophis Investments, told CNBC.com.

  • As Stocks Struggle for Footing, Gold Pushes Higher Tuesday, 8 Jun 2010 | 9:16 PM ET
    Gold Bars

    Investors looking for clues about the markets cannot help but notice that gold is making another record high and that stocks are continuing to struggle.

  • What the Pros Say About the Euro's Future Tuesday, 8 Jun 2010 | 9:36 AM ET

    The euro hit an all-time low versus the Swiss franc Tuesday, after hitting a 4-year low against the dollar the previous day. The single currency recovered in morning trade but fell back against the greenback in early afternoon, and analysts say it will remain volatile. Check out what the pros have to say.

  • Zombie

    The world's sovereign debt crisis should be tackled in the same way one tackles fictitious zombies – “save those you can, but leave many to die,” Nicoholas Colas, ConvergEx chief market strategist, wrote in a research note.

  • Will 'Rogue Trader' Kerviel Escape a Jail Sentence? Tuesday, 8 Jun 2010 | 5:11 AM ET
    Jerome Kerviel shown here released on bail from La Sante Prison by a Parisian court on March 18, 2008 in Paris, France. Jerome Kerviel, the Societe Generale rogue trader was accused of losing 4.9 billion euros (7.2 billion US dollars) through unauthorised trading.

    Jerome Kerviel goes to trial Tuesday over unauthorized trades that cost French bank Societe Generale 4.9 billion euros ($6 billion) in 2008.

  • Why Rallies (Still) Aren’t Sustainable Monday, 7 Jun 2010 | 7:28 PM ET

    Don’t trust a move higher, Cramer says, until these six problems are solved.

  • Busch: What Europe Stress Tests Won't Do Monday, 7 Jun 2010 | 10:04 AM ET

    Due to the fractional nature of the European Union and European Monetary Union, the coordination of the process won’t be nearly as streamlined as the US.

  • Mid-Summer Rally Coming Amid Correction: Charts Monday, 7 Jun 2010 | 6:27 AM ET

    Highly-correlated global markets will likely continue to correct until October, Robin Griffiths, technical strategist at Cazenove Capital, told CNBC on Monday. But there is a very good chance of a mid-summer rally within the correction, he added.

  • Broker works the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange.

    The weakening euro could continue to strong-arm markets in the week ahead, as investors worry about contagion from Europe's sovereign debt crisis and the potential for a bigger setback in the U.S. economic recovery.

  • Europe's Two Most Important Tells Next Week Friday, 4 Jun 2010 | 7:31 PM ET

    A weak jobs report hobbled the US’ ability to counterbalance the Continent’s debt troubles. Now investors must keep an even closer watch on the EU.

  • Halftime: Have Bears Finally Prevailed? Friday, 4 Jun 2010 | 1:24 PM ET

    After a disappointing jobs report sent stocks tumbling Friday, is 1105 the ceiling in this market?

  • The European Debt Crisis - See Complete Coverage

    Engaging in what I perceive as their only avenue to grow, Germany’s Finance Minister Schaueble and France’s PM Sarkozy made statements intimating that the weak Euro is not an issue for the country’s in the European Monetary Union.

  • Morici: Halting Recovery Keeps Unemployment High Friday, 4 Jun 2010 | 9:46 AM ET
    Job Losses

    If the economy keeps growing at 3 percent the balance of 2010, demand for new capacity—improved rental housing, better located new homes, and commercial construction for retail and factory improvements—should accelerate in 2011.