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.
Thursday rolls around again, and so do weekly jobless claims, the new nail-biter number traders are watching.
Stocks could continue to trade sluggishly Wednesday, but traders are watching the durable goods orders report expected tomorrow as a potential source of volatility.
The latest wave of market turbulence could sweep stocks lower into the summer, but it's not likely to be the start of a deep correction, analysts say.
"My sense is it's not about the dollar getting stronger. It's about the euro getting weaker. I think there's been a bit of erosion in sentiment in part because of the politics in Washington over the deficit," says a chief currency strategist.
The love-in over the social networking site has charged up expectations for more hot IPOs but didn't manage to shake the broader market out of its doldrums.
Names on the move ahead of the open.
Along with the VIX, the fear factor is rising on Wall Street and that could play a role in Tuesday's trading.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Monday: 21st Century Fox, Yelp, Gap and more.
Gold is on a tear in 2016, but it may take a rally to this level before investors believe a bullion bull is for real this time.
Patti Domm is CNBC Executive Editor, News, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy.
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