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
Jerry Castellini, CastleArk Management president & CIO, weighs in on Fed policy and its impact on the markets.
Martin Feldstein, Harvard University economics professor, provides an outlook for jobs and economic growth in 2013, and explains why he believes the Fed's policies are taking a dangerous direction.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports GDP fell 0.1% in the fourth quarter. And CNBC's Steve Liesman and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics chief economist, discuss its impact on the economy and markets.
CNBC's Steve Liesman polled the country's top economist to find out when they thought the Federal Reserve should ease up on QE.
Holly Liss, ABN AMRO; Jonathan Nejad, Parity Energy; Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities; and CNBC's Bob Pisani, discuss what's driving the Dow and S&P 500 near record levels.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest bond results today's Treasury auction.
Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners flags the potential for a 'meaningful' decline in markets. He explains why a divergence in oil prices could be reason for a sell-off.
Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners says the markets are primed for a surprise decline and that the time to be bullish was during the fiscal cliff countdown.
Treasurys dipped because of confidence in the economy. Or fear of debt. Depends on your biases.
The U.S. 10-year Treasury is topping 2 percent for the first time since April of 2012. Discussing whether investors are moving away from safety plays, with Jordan Waxman, HighTower; Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; John Spallanzani, GFI Group; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
The Futures Now team weigh in on what's causing the sell-off in Treasuries and whether the bond rally is over.
The FMHR crew reveals how they're playing the market rally. And David Bianco, Deutsche Bank, explains why his best advice for investors is to take a look at the tech and industrial space. Also, Herb Greenberg has the update on an FTC press conference due out this afternoon.
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Ira Jersey, Credit Suisse, discusses the outlook on bond rates.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the "very good" numbers for December, and discusses what it indicates about the health of the economic recovery, with CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Jeff Kleintop, LPL Financial.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche provides an inside look at stocks now. And Thomas Lee, JPMorgan; and Robert Kaplan, Harvard Business School, discuss possible headwinds that could stall the market's rally, as the budget battle looms on Capitol Hill.