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.
Natural gas futures slumped to a 10-year low, as warm winter weather dampens demand and pressures prices that are already falling on record supplies.
Natural-gas futures hit a fresh 10-year low Thursday and will likely decline further as the latest supply data confirms an abundance of U.S. gas supplies amid new predictions for a warm winter.
East coast consumers could see the return of $4 gasoline before the rest of the country, as another key refinery serving the region plans to shut down.
Financial company earnings, including Goldman Sachs, could help set the tone for stocks Wednesday.
Global investors have gotten a bit more upbeat about stocks and are less fearful about the state of the global economy, even as they have become more wary of geopolitical risks, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s monthly global fund managers’ survey.
Crosscurrents from Europe, a gaggle of Fed speakers and the start of earnings season in the coming week will provide a critical test for markets in the new year.
December's employment report shows improved hiring, but the gains will be limited if the economy slows down again, as some economists are predicting.
The December jobs report is expected to reinforce the hiring trend but that may be the best it gets for awhile — the employment picture may deteriorate from here.
Markets could see some month-end window dressing as the third quarter ticks away Thursday.
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