*U.S. bond market to close early at 2 p.m.. NEW YORK, Nov 27- U.S. There are concerns about the drop in the Shanghai composite, "said Jim Vogel, interest rates strategist at FTN Financial in Memphis, Tennessee.» Read More
The bailout of Greece has stirred ferocious debate and fallout in Germany, which has an election shortly.
There is no evidence of contagion from the Greek debt debacle to other markets, but the country's woes will help push the euro down, boosting exports for some countries in the single European currency area, David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange research at HSBC, told CNBC Monday.
Greece gave in to market pressure and officially requested financial aid from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund Friday, but analysts and traders say the rollercoaster ride for investors is not over.
To help you figure this out, Suze answered some of the most frequent – and important – questions her viewers have about saving. Read on for her top tips.
Some money managers are beginning to advise clients to hold longer bonds and collect income rather than seeking principal return in the shorter term.
Analysts said that the results of Wednesday’s 10-year $21 billion Treasury auction gave a clear signal that investors have a healthy appetite for U.S. government debt and will serve as a bellwether for how those auctions will perform going forward.
Renewed worries about Greece sent the S&P lower and gold higher. Is the precious metal about to break out?
The 1.776 percent yield alone of the 3-year $40 billion Treasury auction Tuesday earns the auction a solid grade of B.
The Greek Finance Minister will travel to the U.S. in two weeks to drum up support for his latest bond auction that he hopes will raise $10 billion ($13.4 billion).
Stocks continued their relentless melt-up on Monday as cash became a four letter word feared by fund managers. Should you put new money into stocks?
The S&P ended the quarter with a 5% gain, but can stocks continue to push higher into Q2 or are headwinds starting to kick up?
So has the big opportunity in fixed income expired? Gross seems to think so, and we tend to agree. Given the extraordinary amount of government spending and soaring federal budget deficits, we believe inflation is likely to rear its ugly head within 2-3 years.
Debate on the scope and risks of the US health care plan still rages even as Pres. Obama unveiled a $14 billion plan to help homeowners. And the impact of a Greek bailout on the Eurozone economies is still a question. Jim Rogers, chairman of Rogers holdings, offered CNBC more insights into American and global markets.
Signs are emerging of conflicting views among China’s leaders over whether to allow the country’s currency to rise against the dollar. The New York Times explains.
On Thursday the Dow gave up a triple digit gain in an afternoon sell-off to close flat. How should you be positioned now?
As the first quarter comes to a close, the Dow is barreling toward 11,000, fueled by low rates, earnings optimism and typical end-of-quarter buying. But one thing could pop the rally: Higher taxes.
Considering stocks are trading near 18-month highs should you run for the exits or hold your breath and buy?
Stocks ended sharply higher Tuesday after a late rally as investors cheered a better-than-expected existing-home sales report. The Dow gained over 100 points, led by Kraft and Pfizer. Health insurers gave back some of its gains after the prior session's rally.
Stocks pushed higher Tuesday after a $44 billion two-year note auction and a better-than-expected existing-home sales report. Health care gave back some of its gains after the prior session's rally.