Although stocks fell again Thursday, Jim Cramer noted there was a pro for every con plaguing the market.
Following President Obama’s re-election on Tuesday, CEOs, investors and other business leaders pushed for a solution to the looming "fiscal cliff" and for corporate tax reform.
The Republicans’ majority in the House means they have a mandate to not raise taxes, Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Thursday.
A day after the elections, Dems and Republicans are extending olive branches on resolving the fiscal cliff, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera & John Carney.
Len Tannenbaum, CEO of Fifth Street Finance Corp., explains what the new Congress and second Obama administration may actually like look. "This is a chance for Obama to step to the middle, and a chance for Republicans to leave their partisanship behind and do what's right for the country," he says.
The Republicans’ Southern strategy, of appealing mostly to white voters, appears to have run into a demographic wall, The New York Times reports.
European citizens and political leaders welcomed President Barack Obama’s re-election Wednesday. European money was less enthusiastic, the New York Times reports.
With the presidential election over, Wall Street titans who supported Mitt Romney now face the prospect of having to mend fences with the Obama administration. The New York Times reports.
Sara Fagen, CNBC contributor, explains how shifting demographics in the U.S. impacted the outcome of the election.
A wrap-up of the election results, with Steve Moore, Wall Street Journal; James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute; and Jared Bernstein, CNBC contributor.
Larry Kantor is MD & Head of Research at Barclays says that Washington will probably extent its current policies to avoid a fiscal cliff until a compromise can be found.
Following President Obama’s re-election on Tuesday, CEOs, investors and other business leaders are pushing for Congress and the president to reach a deal on the looming “fiscal cliff.”
Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist, Pension Partners says that the market sell-off overnight had nothing to do with Obama's re-election but instead renewed fears about Greece.
Paul Donovan, Deputy Head, Global Economics, UBS says that it's in the self-interest of U.S. lawmakers' to solve the fiscal cliff.
Robert Nardelli, XLR-8 founder & CEO and former Chrysler CEO, says both parties need to come together on job creation and energy policies, and discusses ways in which we can fix our economy and add jobs.
Fears that President Obama’s re-election could send the US over the "fiscal cliff" helped trigger a major stock selloff and sent investors into the safety of Treasurys
Millionaires candidates who used their own money to run were roundly rejected by voters last night, and the majority were targeted during the campaign for their wealth.
Once again, the news from Europe is disturbing. This is your euro trade update.
Any euphoria the Obama administration feels is likely erased by the thought of getting a second term agenda passed through a still divided Congress.
Congress should act during the lame duck session to solve the country’s looming fiscal problems, Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” on Wednesday.