The Treasury Department auctioned $24 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.050 percent, up from 0.030 percent last week. Another $24 billion in six-month bills was auctioned at a discount rate of 0.145 percent, up from 0.135 percent last week. For a $10,000 bill, the three-month price was $9,998.74, while a six-month bill sold for $9,992.67.» Read More
Discussing how the stall on a "fiscal cliff" deal is impacting investors, with Leo Kelly, HighTower's Kelly Wealth Management; Debra Borchardt, TheStreet.com; David Kudla, Mainstay Capital Management; and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
A weak economy, soft corporate earnings and the fiscal cliff, investment houses are warning of impending market turmoil. The outlook is gloomy for the immediate future, with glimmers of optimism for the longer term.
A look at what will likely move your money ahead of tomorrow's opening bell, with Jennifer Delaney, UBS; Chad Morganlander, Stifel Nicolaus; and Bryan Piskorowski, Wells Fargo Advisors.
Robert Keiser, S&P Capital IQ; Gordon Charlop, Rosenblatt Securities; and Stephen Wood, Russell Investments, discuss the best way to protect your investments with about 13 trading days left in the year.
John Bogle,The Vanguard Group, explains why he believes market speculation is damaging to investors and society as a whole.
A look at how to position your portfolio ahead of a pending deal on the "fiscal cliff," with Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; Stephen Guilfoyle, Meridian Equity Partners; Dan McMahon, Raymond James; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
David Castillo, Further Lane Securities, discusses whether the markets are prepared to handle a tumble off the "fiscal cliff."
Ed Lazear, Hoover Institution senior fellow, explains why he is not surprised by Friday morning's better-than-expected jobs report.
A look at how the pros are positioning their portfolios amid market uncertainty, with David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles & Co., Ralph Acampora, Altaira Investment Solutions; Dan Chung, Fred Alger Management; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
U.S. Treasuries gained on Wednesday as investors saw a diminishing likelihood that U.S. lawmakers will stave off a mix of spending cuts and tax hikes.
Investors looking to buy corporate bonds must temper their expectations for 2013.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest data on third quarter productivity, and discusses its impact on the markets, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
U.S. Treasurys prices rose on Tuesday as some traders bought long-dated debt to resell to the Federal Reserve after the central bank's latest purchase for a bond program aimed at lowering interest rates and helping the economy.
JJ Kinahan, TD Ameritrade, provides a preview of Tuesday's trading, with CNBC's Steve Liesman. And, Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX).
A look at what traders are watching ahead of the opening bell, with Kevin Ferry, Cronus Futures Management.
U.S. Treasurys prices slipped on Monday after Spain sought help for its banks and data showed the pace of Chinese manufacturing quickened, damping demand for safe-haven U.S. debt.