Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

Market Watch

MarketWatch: December 6 - December 10, 2010

Markets this week have been dominated by the White House announcement of a fiscal package deal with Republican Congressional leaders that would add

MARKETWATCH: November 29-December 3, 2010

What a week it’s been. Just look at the ups and downs of the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note.

MarketWatch November 15 - 19, 2010

Good news on the domestic front breathed some life into the Dow this week. The new (and, it appears, improved) General Motors came to market

MarketWatch: November 8-12, 2010

Domestic and global financial markets are being driven by major cross-currents once again.

MarketWatch: November 1-5, 2010

All eyes have been on the Fed this week.

MarketWatch: October 25-29, 2010

All eyes are on next week’s meeting of the Fed’s Open Market Committee (FOMC), the monetary policy setting body of the Fed.

MARKETWATCH: October 18 - 22

Most of the week, markets continued to reflect expectations that the Fed would increase its purchases of Treasury securities (known as quantitati

MARKETWATCH: October 11 - 15

Change is in the air, but plenty of uncertainty remains. As of mid-morning, the dust is still settling in U.S. and global markets as they take stock...

MARKETWATCH: October 4-8

There’s a chill in the air – and not just from the weather.

MARKETWATCH:Week September 27 – October 1, 2010

The growth play from September has spilled over into October, although cross-currents are apparent and volatility should be expected.