Trade Special: Jim Cramer's Thoughts on the Yuan and the U.S.-China Trade War

Trade Special: Jim Cramer's Thoughts on the Yuan and the U.S.-China Trade War

Jim Cramer breaks down what's going on with yuan and what it means for the U.S.-China trade war.

Why Are Stocks Sinking? What the Yuan, Trade, Treasuries Mean for the Markets

Why Are Stocks Sinking? What the Yuan, Trade, Treasuries Mean for the Markets

If you're coming in to the markets after a weekend away, you're in for an ugly surprise. Here's what has markets tanking.

Trade War, Currency War or Cold War?: Market Recon

Trade War, Currency War or Cold War?: Market Recon

The Chinese currency, the yuan, was permitted on Monday to smash through what has been considered to be the important psychological level of 7 to 1.

Yuan Devaluation Triggers Fed Rate Cut Bets, Dollar Intervention Risk, Trump Ire

Yuan Devaluation Triggers Fed Rate Cut Bets, Dollar Intervention Risk, Trump Ire

China's yuan fell to the lowest level against the U.S. dollar in more than a decade Monday as officials in Beijing hit back at President Donald Trump's move to apply fresh tariffs on China-made goods amid a dangerously-escalating trade war between the world's two biggest economies.

Powell Wishing on a Crystal Ball as Fed Cuts Rates

Powell Wishing on a Crystal Ball as Fed Cuts Rates

There is a real risk brewing in global financial markets.

Jim Cramer: Don't Fight the Fed

Jim Cramer: Don't Fight the Fed

With the backdrop of an expected rate cut, Boeing wavering, retailers scrambling, and an ongoing tariff war with China, understand that your playbook is to buy stocks and hold them for as long as your homework shows that their businesses remain strong.

Prepare for a Potential Currency Market Shakeup

Prepare for a Potential Currency Market Shakeup

We've been doing this long enough to know quiet currency markets are temporary.

IMF Slashes Global Growth Forecast in Strange Win for Trump's Economy

IMF Slashes Global Growth Forecast in Strange Win for Trump's Economy

The International Monetary Fund cut its forecast for global growth this year to 3.2%, from an April projection of 3.3%. But the organization increased its forecast for U.S. growth by a 0.3 percentage point to 2.6%.

Economist Perspective: Implied Volatility

Economist Perspective: Implied Volatility

Why are options implied volatility across most markets near record lows?

Facebook Defends Libra Cryptocurrency in Sometimes-Hostile Senate Hearing

Facebook Defends Libra Cryptocurrency in Sometimes-Hostile Senate Hearing

Facebook's head of crypto David Marcus received tough questioning on the Hill on Tuesday, primarily from Democratic Senators.