The surprisingly smaller rise reported by the Labor Department on Friday did little to temper expectations that the Federal Reserve is set to raise interest rates later this year. This is precisely how the Fed will interpret this report, even if the numbers here are atrocious, "said Eric Green, chief economist at TD Securities in New York. The Employment Cost...» Read More
Household goods are quickly stealing a march on popular brands like Coca-Cola, with Colgate being used in more than half the world’s houses - report.
Top technician Ralph Acampora says the market will hit 2,300 by the end of the year, and he has the charts to prove it. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Energy analyst Fadel Gheit believes crude oil will hit $70 a barrel by the end of 2015, but it won't be a straight line up.
Top technician Carter Worth explains why the market is at a critical point, and he has the charts to prove it.
WASHINGTON, May 12- U.S. small business confidence increased in April with owners in the energy field surprisingly bullish about capital expenditure and hiring plans, further supporting views that economic growth was rebounding after a dismal first quarter. The National Federation of Independent Business said on Tuesday its Small Business Optimism Index...
Euro Pacific Capital CEO Peter Schiff explains why Janet Yellen is right that the stock market is overvalued.
A car garage is regretting giving a “free meal” gift to a customer whose car it damaged, after being served an expensive bill.
Ira Jersey of Credit Suisse explains why the real bubble is in the European bond market.
WASHINGTON, May 1- The U.S. manufacturing expansion held steady at near a two-year low in April, but a jump in consumer sentiment and stronger-than-expected vehicle sales suggested the economy was pulling out of a first-quarter soft patch. The Institute for Supply Management said its index of national factory activity was at 51.5 in April, matching the March...
Consumer sentiment in April was at its second highest level since 2007, according to a report released on Friday.
Jonathan Krinsky of MKM Partners explains why natural gas is about to breakout.
George Goncalves of Nomura predicts what the Fed will say and how it will impact the bond market, with CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
Mary Ann Bartels, Merrill Lynch, provides her economic outlook, and discusses market concerns as indexes near all- time highs.
*U.S. consumer confidence falls in April. *Euro gains on hopes for Greek deal breakthrough. NEW YORK, April 28- The dollar dropped to an eight-week low on Tuesday after an unexpectedly weak U.S. consumer confidence report for April, with investors growing cautious about a Federal Reserve meeting starting later in the day.
U.S. consumers are less confident about the economy this month, according to a report.
It's the weakest read of the year, says CNBC's Rick Santelli reporting the latest data on consumers.
Dennis Gartman of The Gartman Letter explains why corn prices are about to plummet.
The death of Singapore’s founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, may have spurred an unusual side effect: the city-state’s consumers now feel more confident.
Stocks and bonds are both rallying on the year, and according to BlackRock's Jeff Rosenberg, there's one clear winner.
Top technician Katie Stockton of BTIG says that the market is on the cusp of a big breakout, and she has two charts that explain why.