Employment Cost Index barely rises in Q2. NEW YORK, July 31- U.S. The Employment Cost Index, the broadest measure of labor costs, rose 0.2 percent, marking the smallest increase in the index's 33- year history, the U.S. Labor Department reported.» Read More
Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell.
Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Funds, provides insight on how to play market volatility amid uncertainty in Europe and ahead of the Fed's policy statement later today.
Worries about Cyprus, Europe, and the Fed are putting the market rally on hold. David Bianco, Deutsche Bank; and Steven Romick, First Pacific Advisors, take a look at market volatility, and discuss how to manage risk.
Constance Hunter, International Solutions Network Consulting; and David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds, discuss the debt crisis in Cyprus and possible solutions to the nation's banking problems.
Mark Hibbs, MD & Portfolio Manager at Adamas Asset Management discusses the appeal of treasury bonds for investors when there is trouble in the economy.
Rounding up the latest from the Fed and the housing market, and what it says about the economy, with Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank; and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Diana Olick.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals what the data shows about the probability of a U.S. recession, and the outlook for growth.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Robert McKendry, TJM Institutional Services, about where to find the best returns in a highly leveraged environment.
Mark Eibel, Russell Investments; and Steve Massocca, Wedbush Securities, discuss where to find buying opportunities amid market uncertainty.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses how debt is impacting Treasury yields, pension funds and savers.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reveals what the data shows about the outlook on bonds and stocks.
How big is the problem in Cyprus and what impact will it have around the world? Gillian Tett, Financial Times assistant editor & columnist, weighs in.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on housing, and discusses what it indicates about the economy and markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
As the Federal Reserve (Fed) starts a two-day committee meeting on Tuesday with investors watching for further signals that it may start winding down its quantitative easing program, Anthony Scaramucci, managing partner at investment firm Skybridge Capital, told CNBC that monetary easing will continue for the next two years.
CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight on how the Cyprus debacle is just the sort of incident that prompted the Fed to keep a tight rein on monetary policy.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the latest on the controversial bailout plan for Cyprus which has sent global markets lower. And, Gary Thayer, Wells Fargo Advisors; and Charles Bobrinskoy, Ariel Investments, discusses where to find investment opportunities on a pullback.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why the Cyprus proposal is "stupid," and U.S. bank stock are down.