CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.» Read More
U.S. stock index futures signaled a flat-to-lower open on Friday, even though lawmakers are seen moving closer to resolving the deadlock in Washington.
Dominic Schnider, Head of Commodity Research at UBS Wealth Management speaks about the outlook for commodities in light of current risk events.
The dollar index rose Friday, heading for its first weekly gain in five, as optimism grew that Congress will reach a stop-gap deal to avert default.
Chris Tedder, Research Analyst at FOREX.com says while the headlines coming from Washington are causing choppy price action in markets, there is too much at stake for lawmakers to fail.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Stocks closed out the session with a sharp bang Thursday, with major averages rallying more than 2 percent across the board, as lawmakers seemed to move closer to a deal to resolve the political stalemate in Washington.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses why he thinks fixing government spending is like fixing a fast moving car.
U.S. stock index futures were sharply higher Thursday as investors were encouraged by signs that the political stalemate in Washington was easing.
The dollar rose to a two-week high against major currencies as optimism grew that lawmakers might reach a deal to avert a U.S. debt default.
Discussing the ideal Federal Reserve, with Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), and CNBC contributor Jim Pethokoukis.
Rep. Peter Roskam, (R-IL), joins CNBC's Rick Santelli to discuss Janet Yellen as Fed chair, and President Obama's approval rating. "His notion of not talking to people is unpopular" says the representative.
The Dow and S&P 500 narrowly avoided a three-day losing streak in choppy trading Wednesday, but the ongoing anxiety over the political gridlock in Washington kept a damper on gains.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on Janet Yellen as Fed chair and President Obama's approval rating.
With Janet Yellen in focus, CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Wednesday as investors cheered news that Janet Yellen will be the next chair of the Federal Reserve.
Jens Nordvig, global head of G10 FX strategy at Nomura Securities, says he does not expect much more of a deterioration for the dollar.
Peter Rosenstreich, Chief FX Analyst at Swissquote Bank recommends staying away from the U.S. dollar.
Keith Fitz-Gerald, Chief Investment Strategist at Money Map Press tells CNBC's Cash Flow that Janet Yellen, if confirmed as chairwomen of the Federal Reserve, will have a tough job cleaning up after the debt ceiling issue is resolved.
The dollar rose on Wednesday as news that Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen will be nominated as the next chief removed uncertainty in markets.