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Another lackluster quarter of economic growth is likely to have the same impact on the market as its predecessors — which is to say, not much.
Months after Hostess shut down over a standoff with its unions, the re-formed cupcake maker is expecting to put its snacks back on store shelves—using nonunion workers.
J.C. Penney's announcement on Monday that it has secured a five-year, $1.75 billion loan from Goldman Sachs gives the struggling retailer a cushion as it struggles to return to positive earnings, one analyst said.
CNBC's Mary Thompson looks at what's at risk in the state's $22 billion tourism industry as the New Jersey shore pushes to recover from the devastating storm.
Oil futures are rising as expectations for a boost in economic stimulus from global central banks helped spur a climb past $94 a barrel. BP Capital founder T. Boone Pickens discusses cheap natural gas and his outlook for the energy industry.
Noted economist Robert Shiller, well-known for his housing analysis, told CNBC that he thinks stocks are a better investment than real estate. "If it's just an investment, I would say the stock market."
The S&P 500 the index has never increased as much in a year as it has in 2013 without a three day pullback, and CNBC's Jim Cramer sees that as proof that this bull market is real.
"Apple of course has huge amounts of cash, but...the cost of borrowing now is so unbelievably low that issuing long-term bonds ... is actually a very smart thing," Schwarzman said on CNBC.
Erskine Bowles, former co-chair of the president's debt commission, told CNBC that a "Grand Bargain" on deficit reduction is "on life-support," with the chances reaching it "north of zero" percent.
Consolidation in the telecom industry is going to happen, and T-Mobile is "always open" to integrating with a range of other companies, T-Mobile US CEO John Legere tells CNBC.
Discussing whether JC Penney's "mea culpa" will work with its customers, with Mary Epner, Retail Analysis; Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises; and Rick Snyder, Maxim Group.
Financier Ronald Perelman told CNBC that earnings are growing at the companies he holds stakes in, but top-line growth has been difficult, much like the rest of Corporate America.
Facebook's first quarter earnings were "amazing" and demonstrated that the company has finally figured out its mobile strategy, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
In this week's "Power House" segment on "Power Lunch," Coldwell Banker-Bain agent Stephen Saunders reveals why the Seattle real estate market is doing well and why Amazon is a good chunk of the reason.
Guidance from LinkedIn caused a big drop in the company's stock price on Friday morning, but CNBC's Jim Cramer said it has created a great buying opportunity.
Warren Buffett's long-time business partner Charlie Munger tells CNBC's Becky Quick why he thinks you can't trust bankers. (0:45)
The markets are rallying on better-than-expected jobs numbers, with Greg Ip, The Economist; Dambisa Moyo, CNBC contributor; and CNBC's Steve Liesman.
Wednesday's rally will need to continue before many analysts find more confidence the market is firmly on its way upward.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Planet Fitness, Five Below & more.
Beige Book report was filled with commentary that is mostly positive on the US economy.