CNBC Utilities Page What Investors Should Know


  • Europe's Cyclical Risk: Citi Strategist Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 12:55 PM ET
    Europe Cyclical Risk: Citi Strategist

    S&P 500 names with European exposure could take a hit, Citi Research Chief U.S. Equity Strategist Tobias Levkovich says.

  • JC Penney Shares Jump on Joe Fresh 'Brightspot' Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 12:36 PM ET

    J.C. Penney shares surged Monday after a research note flagged promising early customer response to the department store chain's weekend launch of Joe Fresh shops within its stores.

  • Midday Movers: CCL, JCP & More Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 12:26 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:

  • Is 529 a Good Short-Term Plan? Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 11:47 AM ET

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  • 5 Defensive Financial Stocks From KBW Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 11:11 AM ET

    Bank stocks have outperformed the broad market so far this year, and employment growth in the U.S. may not be strong enough to support a continued rally.

  • Cyprus: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 10:00 AM ET
    People withdraw money from an ATM in the Cypriot capital Nicosia. The Cyprus government postponed a planned emergency session of parliament on Sunday to debate a controversial EU bailout.

    Cyprus? Let us not protest too much, or pretend to be too shocked.

  • Cramer's Six in 60: JPM Underweight on Novo Nordisk Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 9:53 AM ET
    Cramer's Six in 60: JPM Underweight on Novo Nordisk

    Cramer shares six stocks to watch, and reveals them in under 60 seconds, including the play on Honeywell, United Tech, Boise Cascade and more.

  • Early Movers: BA, BUD, UTX & More Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 7:57 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Apple vs. Netflix—Which Stock Wins From Here? Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 7:22 AM ET

    Which stock will perform better from the start of the start quarter until the end of the year? Vote on our "Squawk Box" Facebook page in our "Money Madness" stock tournament

  • Signs of Recovery Lift Mortgage Rates Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 5:47 AM ET

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  • Cyprus Bailout Crisis Slams Brakes on Risk-On Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 3:42 AM ET
    A trader looks at a display board showing information on the stock index, at the Madrid Stock Exchange in Madrid, Spain.

    Global markets traded lower and the euro hit a three-month low against the dollar as the decision by the euro zone to force bank depositors in Cyprus to contribute towards a bailout provided a stark reality check for investors.

  • Will Cyprus Turn the Tide for Gold? Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 12:23 AM ET

    Save-haven Gold hit a two-and-a-half week high on Monday as a controversial bailout plan for Cyprus sparked fresh uncertainty in the euro zone.

  • Why the Gold Trade Is Not Over Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 2:58 PM ET

    Some big names in investing are saying the great gold rally is over, but these experts see central banks cutting interest rates, and beg to differ.

  • A 'Golden Age' for Music Dawns Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 4:01 AM ET
    Spotify house SXSW

    Spotify founder Daniel Ek thinks we're entering a "Golden Age" for music and culture. Even better, a Nielsen report suggests music fans are willing pay to enjoy it.

  • How to Avoid Identity Theft During Tax Season Saturday, 16 Mar 2013 | 5:36 AM ET

    Identity-thieving tax schemers are proliferating like never before, so it's important to know how to avoid them.

  • 'Mad Money' Moments—The Results Are In Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 6:55 PM ET

    We asked you, the loyal citizens of Cramerica, to vote for your favorite "Mad Money" moment. Here are the results!

  • Cramer’s Game Plan: Is a Wild Week Coming? Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    Watch out for Wednesday. What lies ahead could rock stocks.

  • Kudlow: I Believe There's Optimism in the Air Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 5:05 PM ET

    Amid all the negativism out there, I believe optimism is in the air. Sometimes you have to search for it, or read it in the fine print. But I believe the political economy is getting better, not worse.

  • What Pros Are Watching This Week Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 5:00 PM ET
    Options Action, March 15, 2013

    CNBC's Amanda Drury and the Options Action traders look at the past week's activity in the options markets, and discuss what they'll be watching in the week ahead.

  • Empire State Building Inches Closer to IPO Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 3:56 PM ET
    Empire State Building

    The company that manages the Empire State Building is seeking approval to create a real estate investment trust that would allow the skyscraper become a publicly owned company.