What's fair for the American people?' asks Rep. Mike Kelly, (R-PA), discussing the stalemate over Obamacare and its tie to the government shutdown.
Over two-thirds of the times the markets have been positive post-shutdown, says Darrell Cronk, Wells Fargo Private Bank, sharing his thoughts on how a short-term government shutdown will likely impact equity markets, with Michelle Girard, RBS chief U.S. economist.
The Detroit default is no surprise and was a long-time coming, says Alexandra Lebenthal, Lebenthal & Co president and CEO, explaining why investors should be buying high-grade and investment grade bonds.
MacNeil Curry, head of global technical strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says the trend in the U.S is for continued equity appreciation and correction in yields.
Steve Goldman, Managing Director at Kapstream Capital says it's unlikely a U.S government shutdown would last long. He expects U.S. yields to head even lower from current levels.
Amid major battles in Washington over funding, CNBC's Michele Caruso Cabrera discusses the impact a government shutdown could have on the markets. Doug Lebda, founder, chairman & CEO of LendingTree, weighs in.
Despite a couple of headwinds for the market, the outlook for equities is positive, Bessemer Trust CIO Rebecca Patterson says.
Charles Bobrinskoy, Ariel Investments, and John Ryding, RDQ Economics, discuss whether there are any signs of a compromise in Congress and the likely economic impact of a government shutdown.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports that pending home sales for August are down 1.6 percent, although they're still up 5.8 percent over last year's number.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market and the U.S. dollar.
Eric Lascelles, Chief Economist at RBC Global Asset Management is confident that the U.S. government will avert a shutdown. He says Washington's fiscal tussle presents a buying opportunity in markets.
Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell.
The economy is stronger than it looks, said Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, sharing his outlook on gold, the next Fed chairman and the fate of Treasury rates.