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Oil is down 4% after this morning's abysmal jobs report. The FMHR traders and Paul Sankey, Deutsche Bank, discuss. The lower the euro goes, he says, the lower oil will go.
"We're not convinced the U.S. economy is going over a cliff and into a double-dip recession," says Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners, in reference to today's weak jobs data. With the FMHR traders and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
As stocks swoon, bond yields are dropping to record lows, and that means mortgages could get even cheaper.
Bank of America is one of three large-capitalization banks that could face earnings pressure from the recent rally in five-year and 10-year U.S. Treasurys, while Citigroup and Huntington Bancshares “seem least exposed near term” to negative impacts from the rally, according to a recent report from Deutsche Bank.
Here are four big losers in the second quarter of 2012 that could finish the year on a much brighter note.
Michael Cuggino, Permanent Portfolio Family of Funds president, and Tom Porcelli, RBC Capital Markets chief U.S. economist, provide perspective on Friday's poor jobs report and its impact on the markets and U.S. economy.
Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, explains why shares of Groupon are taking a hit today and whether this presents an investment opportunity for investors.
"This is not just a soft patch, but we may actually roll over into a mild double dip recession," says Barton Biggs, Traxis Partners, responding to this morning's dismal jobs report and its impact on the economy.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market and U.S. dollar, on the heels of a weaker-than-expected jobs report.
Stock market futures plunged Friday after the government reported job creation fell well short of expectations.
Take a look at some of Friday’s morning movers:
Western Union has been getting sold along with the rest of the market, but option traders are betting on a rebound.
India’s economy grew at its slowest pace in nine years over the first quarter of 2012 and inflation stayed stubbornly high at 7 percent, which say experts is pushing policymakers into a “stagflation” trap.
The largest Wall Street securities dealers held talks with institutional investors in Boston last week to discuss concerns over shrinking liquidity in the corporate bond market and the rise of electronic trading, the FT reports.
With bond yields at record lows, many investors are searching for higher returns from stocks that pay dividends.
“We’re not going back to the 200,000-plus numbers anytime soon," one economist said. Faster job growth needs people and companies to open their wallets," he said.
Falling stock market turnover in Hong Kong and Singapore is increasing pressure on medium and small-sized brokerage firms, hurting their commissions and forcing some to cut jobs.
Gregg Engles, Dean Foods Company chairman & CEO, says the macro situation in milk has gotten much better.
You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why WYNN looks appealing at its current levels.