CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold jumped $25 today, mostly on "position squaring," she reports. All eyes are now on tomorrow's jobs number and what that means to the taper.» Read More
The Shanghai Composite Index is technically in bear-market territory, but it looks really more like a severe correction at this stage, according to the charts, technical analyst Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com, said Thursday.
September will be a rocky month for investors, but here's how you can protect your portfolio, Tommy Williams, president of Williams Financial Advisors and Jim Lacamp, portfolio manager and advisor at Macroportfolio Advisors told CNBC.
Global stocks fell Wednesday, following Wall Street's overnight selloff, on financial concerns. Experts tell CNBC the rally we experienced since the March lows was just a "bounce" and that markets haven't bottomed yet.
Find out what Nouriel Roubini (aka Dr. Doom) says could drag us into a double dip recession – and why China can not drive the world out of recession!
China is set to tighten its hammerlock on the market for some of the world’s most obscure but valuable minerals, says the New York Times.
September has historically been a month when stocks rose only if they had fallen in the preceding months, but this does not mean this month should be the same, as conditions now are very different, two market analysts told CNBC Tuesday.
Global stocks were up Tuesday with defensive sectors like health care outperforming as investors took less risk ahead of U.S. economic data. Experts tell CNBC there is still buying power left in the U.S. to buy China on the market dips.
Dell's forecast that second half revenue should come in stronger than the first half are encouraging words for a stock market that has been doing little more than treading water this week.
Following the wrong one, Cramer says, could sidetrack you from the market’s next big move.
The US isn’t number one anymore. Find out how this affects your trading strategies.
PetroChina, Asia's largest oil and gas company, is making a $1.7 billion investment in the Canadian oil sands.
With weakness in China dragging down world markets, what do the charts say is next for Shanghai? Find out from technical analyst Greg Troccoli of Opalesque!
Stocks rallied for the month of August but fell on Monday as concerns about the global economy weighed on Wall Street. What must you know about this market?
Shares of Chinese electric-car maker BYD rallied 8 percent in Hong Kong trading today (Monday), finishing at an all-time closing of HK$48.60. The buying was apparently sparked by news wire headlines quoting BYD's chairman as saying Warren Buffett "wants" or "intends" to raise Berkshire Hathaway's 10 percent stake in the company. That interest, however, may not be new and doesn't necessarily mean Buffett will be able to buy more shares from BYD.
If you’d added a few paintings to your portfolio over the last few years, instead of all those Lehman Brothers, AIG and Citigroup shares, your retirement nest egg might be looking a little different right now. That said, the art market can be volatile, and a beautiful painting can lead to an ugly loss.
Fast Money's Guy Adami likes to use so-called tells to guide his investment strategy. Here are a few tells he and the team are watching today.
Global stocks were lower Monday as Chinese shares sank over 6 percent to a 3-month low, sapping investor willingness to take risks. But experts tell CNBC there is long-term value in the materials and energy sectors.
For three weeks in a row, banks have reduced their borrowing from the lending program that the Federal Reserve supplies emergency purposes.
Global stocks rose on Friday as confidence in a sustainable recovery grew. Experts tell CNBC to go long on recovery-focused stocks while shorting stocks which are prone to volatility because of news flow.
The political world has awakened to the reality that currencies matter and aid with stimulating exports. This is why something must be done to halt the weakness of the US dollar.