Patti Domm is CNBC executive news editor, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy. Prior to joining CNBC in 1999 as senior news editor, Domm was the equities editor for the Americas at Reuters. She was also Wall Street editor at Reuters, reporting on mergers, acquisitions and the Street. She also edited three CNBC books on personal investing. Domm serves on the board of the Financial Womens Association of New York.
“There’s no fear in this market right now. They’ve absolutely crushed volatility,” one options trader said. In the week ahead, traders will be watching testimony from Bernanke and earnings from Coke, Disney & more.
January's surprisingly strong jobs report suggests that first quarter growth forecasts may be too low and that the Fed may have to rethink its stance on interest rates and further easing.
A long-awaited IPO filing from Facebook will surely be the highlight of the market day Wednesday, but it may be the private sector payroll data and ISM manufacturing survey that get more reaction.
Stocks formed the much-heralded "golden cross" on Tuesday, but traders waited until the market's actually closed before confirming it.
Housing data and earnings from some heavy hitters could steer stocks Tuesday, as traders watch to see if the S&P 500 will signal a bullish chart trend.
Fourth quarter GDP data Friday should show the best growth pace in nearly two years as well as provide some insights into first quarter growth.
Summer's almost officially over, and it's time to get ready for some rock and roll in the markets.
Investors prefer bonds over stocks, and European equities are well out of favor, according to the latest fund flow data.
Pure Storage shares stumble after soaring 13 percent premarket.
Shares of Autodesk gained more than 8 percent Friday as analysts raised their price targets for the company.
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