CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.» Read More
U.S. stock index futures slipped Monday as the debt ceiling and budget wrangling in Washington overshadowed upbeat economic data out of Europe and China.
The euro rose on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a third term in office and German, French and euro zone private sector surveys came in better than expected.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports gold, silver and copper snapped weekly losing streaks.
Stocks sold off sharply Friday, with the Dow erasing all of its gains since the Fed's announcement, as uncertainty over the central bank's bond-buying program spooked Wall Street.
U.S. stock index futures dipped into negative territory as after St. Louis Fed President James Bullard said the central bank could taper its $85-billion-a-month bond-buying program during its October meeting.
Khoon Goh, Senior FX Strategist at ANZ, says risk seeking and the search for yield trades will come back with no taper and little clarity from the Fed.
Taimur Baig, Chief Economist, Asia at Deutsche Bank says that the Fed's guidance was clear and markets seemed prepared but with no taper this time, he expects the Fed to move in December.
The dollar on Friday edged up, helped by comments from Fed officials suggesting a reduction in stimulus could be closer than many thought.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson speaks to Kevin Grady of Phoenix Futures & Options about the massive gains seen in gold prices after the Fed's "no taper" announcement on Wednesday.
Stocks closed near session lows Thursday, with the Dow and S&P 500 easing off their all-time highs, as investors largely shrugged off a batch of upbeat economic reports and a day after the Federal Reserve surprised global markets by maintaining its bond-buying program.
Futures were higher Thursday, with major averages looking to extend their gains from the previous session's sharp rally after the Federal Reserve surprised markets by opting to maintain its $85 billion-per-month asset purchases.
The dollar recovered Thursday after Wednesday's losses following the Fed's decision to keep the stimulus intact, but its prospects remained bleak.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed.
Gold traders await the monetary policy statement from the Fed. CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports on the close in metals, saying copper futures saw some bids from Chinese bargain hunters.
Stocks ripped higher to close near their best levels Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 setting fresh highs, after the Federal Reserve surprised Wall Street by keeping its $85 billion-a-month bond-buying program intact.
U.S. stock index futures continued to hover around the flatline Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's announcement on the future of its economic stimulus program.