Bonds Treasurys

  • Bond portfolios will be re-positioned by year-end

    Cheuk Wan Fan, MD & Head of Research Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse Private Banking expects the U.S. 10-year yield to trade between 2.5 to 3 percent but warns some re-positioning make take place.

  • Possibility of US default is still low: Pro

    Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist at PNC Asset Management Group, says a U.S fiscal deal is possible but adds that Fitch' decision to put America's AAA rating on rating watch negative is not a surprise.

  • 1-month & 6-month T-bills not received well

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports auction of 1-month and 6-month T-bills are not being received well by the markets.

  • Fed to the rescue?

    Treasury markets are trading relatively calmly in the face of a looming default because many believe the Fed can come in and ease the pain of the shutdown, reports CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Washington deal is going to happen: Pro

    David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool Singapore, says he doesn't doubt that Washington will reach a deal on the debt ceiling as it tries to meet its obligations to the country and the rest of the world.

  • Political stunts need to stop: Sen. Tester

    Sen. Jon Tester, (D-MT), says the tactics that the Tea Party has used over the past several weeks has probably done some great things for fundraising but hasn't done much for our country.

  • Lawmakers playing with fire on debt ceiling: Sen. Tester

    Sen. Jon Tester, (D-MT), provides his views on why the sequester has not worked and what needs to be done to reach a deal on the budget.

  • Sen. Tester more hopeful on deal

    Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) tells Simon Hobbs he's increasingly hopeful Senate leaders are getting close to a deal to raise the debt ceiling and reopen the government.

  • US ranks fifth in oil security: Roubini

    Nouriel Roubini, co-founder and chairman of Roubini Global Economic, discusses the launch of his oil security index and the outlook for the U.S.

  • Roubini: Overweight developed markets

    You may want to be underweight in government bonds, says Nouriel Roubini, Roubini Global Economics co-founder and chairman, weighing in with his play on the global recovery.

  • Outlook on bank earnings: Analyst

    Gerard Cassidy, RBC Capital Markets analyst, weighs in on what he is expecting to see in the financial sector this week as refinancing activity weakens and interest rates rise.

  • What happens if debt bill doesn't pass? Massive disruptions: Pro

    Peter Fisher, BlackRock Investment Institute, explains why some investors are "selling off" their short-term bonds, as uncertainty continues over whether the government will default on its debt, which Fisher thinks is highly unlikely.

  • Trade of the day: How to invest in Africa?

    How do you make money in these markets? Here is what some of the experts have been saying to CNBC.

  • Washington will miss the debt ceiling deadline: Pro

    Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research, Standard Chartered says the key issue in the U.S. debt debate is whether there is a default on the debt, not on whether they raise the debt ceiling.

  • US Dollar's Safe Haven status under threat?

    Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager FX Trading, Saxo Capital Markets and Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC discuss what impact a default would have on the USD.

  • Government spending on auto-pilot?

    David Malpass, Encima Global president, tells CNBC's Rick Santelli it will "take years to sort out how to restrain a government that has grown too big."

  • Can't wave a magic wand for jobs: Santelli

    While the markets wait on Washington to come to a deal on debt and end the government shutdown, CNBC's Rick Santelli reports provides sentiment.

  • Consumer sentiment index 75.2

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the preliminary consumer sentiment index number for mid October.

  • Santelli's morning bond update

    CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.

  • Markets: What to do now

    Thomas Lee, chief U.S. equity strategist, J.P. Morgan, and Margaret Kerins, managing director & head of fixed income strategy, BMO Capital Markets, discuss what's happening in the markets now and how they're positioning themselves now.