NEW YORK, Sept 4- U.S. medium- and long-dated Treasuries prices rose on Friday, while prices for short-dated notes were mostly flat, after U.S. monthly employment data bolstered the case for the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates later this month. Nonfarm payrolls increased 173,000 last month, a slowdown from July's upwardly revised gain of 245,000 and the...» Read More
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market and U.S. dollar, on the heels of a weaker-than-expected jobs report.
"We really have two separate economies. One economy is behaving reasonably well; in the second economy, there is an extreme level of forward discounting going on. You can see it in the spreads between the 30-year Treasury on the one hand, and the 5-year Note, that spread is the largest in history," says Alan Greenspan, former Federal Reserve chairman, sharing his perspective on the problems facing the U.S. economic recovery.
The “Mad Money” host explains why he prefers dividend-paying stocks over Treasurys.
David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles & Co. portfolio manager and Russ Koesterich, BlackRock's iShares Group, weigh in on how to trade the markets ahead of Friday's jobs report and the best trades to make in June.
A longtime source of euro support is drying up, this strategist says.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on jobs and the economy, with John Silvia, Wells Fargo chief economist, and Curtis Arledge, BNY Mellon vice chairman.
Ed Keon, Quantitative Management Associates portfolio manager, explains why he is still bullish on stocks, ahead of Friday's jobs report.
The Dow continues to have a choppy May, Kayak delays its IPO, U.S. Treasury yield hits record low, TiVO goes into the red, Lionsgate reports a loss and Virgin Galactic gets the go ahead for a test flight.
Discussing the trade on 10-year Treasury yields since the charts are hitting all-time lows, and how to play Pep Boys after its proposed buyout deal with a private equity group has fallen apart, with Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital and Michael Murphy, Rosecliff Capital.
CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" team weighs in on the 10-year Treasury yield now sitting at a new record low of 1.659%, and the stocks to watch today.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on Treasury yields and provides a preview of the markets.
Should investor put money in low yielding Treasury bonds or higher yielding dividend stocks? Tracking the markets ahead of the open, with Michael Gurka, Spectrum Asset Management.
Investors who jumped into U.S. Treasurys and the dollar during the latest flare-up of the EU crisis appear to have expanded into gold and other metals, according to a new report.
Public pension funds across the country are facing a painful reckoning. Their projections look increasingly out of touch in today’s low-interest environment, and pressure is mounting to be more realistic, the New York Times reports.
An update on Facebook shares and the top three trades of the day, with FMHR trades. Also, CNBC's Jane Wells reports healthy foods cost less money per portion size than non-organic foods, and shares of Hain Celestial are up 50% year-to-date.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on bond yields and the trading activity around the euro and the U.S. dollar.
Over the past one month, U.S. stocks have given up almost all their gains of the year, making valuations look very attractive, but one expert cautions against falling for these "cheap" stocks.
Investors have little choice now but to cling to low-yielding U.S. government debt as European leaders ponder a messy Greek exit from the euro zone, Pimco's Bill Gross told CNBC.
Worries over Europe's debt problems are taking a toll on U.S. markets, explains Richard Steinberg, Steinberg Global Asset Management, president & CIO, discussing where investors can increase returns on their investments by using higher dividend strategies.
Discussing Morgan Stanley's early cut on Facebook's estimates before its IPO, with Michael Mullaney, Fiduciary Trust CIO; Francis Gaskins, IPODesktop.com president/editor; and the "Closing Bell" crew.