Market Update: Weak Markets and the Fiscal Cliff

Jack notes that markets have been weak since the election, during a typically strong time of year. He points to the fiscal cliff premium, as well as the conflicts in the Middle East.

Debbie Carlson has focused on commodities for much of her writing career. She spent more than a decade at Dow Jones covering the Chicago-based futures exchanges. As a Dow Jones editor, she worked closely with The Wall Street Journal and Barron's in planning commodities coverage.

Additional Recent Articles in Market Updates