The possible nomination of Stanley Fischer to the Fed would offer pluses and minuses to President Obama. The NYT takes a look.» Read More
Japan's Nikkei stock average could rally nearly 30 percent in 2013 due to an aggressive push to reflate the economy under the country's new premier, the chief executive of Daiwa Securities Group told Reuters.
The quest for yield is sending investors into some unusual places.
The actions of the next several days could determine whether the U.S. economy's improvement continues or hits the "fiscal cliff."
Sales associates can't explain why customers haven't shown up this holiday season. Shoppers seem to be: a) procrastinating more this year; or b) are just not in the mood.
Bill Gross has devised four ways individuals can beat the “wealth tax” –- i.e. higher dividends and capital gains. In an interview with The Daily Ticker he outlines his proposals.
Now what? With the "fiscal cliff" talks stalemated and the deadline days away, where do Obama and Congress go from here? Here are some possible scenarios.
Yoga rooms, free global phone calls, booze to go and improved food options are included as top new airport amenities in 2012.
Home prices and home buyer confidence are rising in tandem, as the housing recovery appears to be gaining steam
One area of the technology sector could win big in 2013, Silicon Valley's Bill Gurley says.
Here is a simple way to think about the political calculus of Washington's latest twists and turns.
Following are 10 of the best and worst trades of the year.
You've scored a first-class seat only to be downgraded at the gate. Find out why it happens and how to get compensated.
That clunker you donated to charity could end up being resold as far away as Southeast Asia, and yielding a write-off as little as $500.
Amazon is investing in original shows with six comedy pilots for its Amazon Instant Video streaming service.
These retreats in snowy areas are ideal for hitting the slopes and relaxing by the fire, with plenty of wintery views and indoor diversions.
CNBC's Bob Pisani sits down with Art Cashin at Bobby Van's Steakhouse, recapping 2012 and discussing what investors should be thinking about in the new year. (9:59)
On top of cramming for his U.K. citizenship test, incoming Bank of England Governor Mark Carney faces a hunt for a family home in London
U.S. markets in the last few weeks have conveyed a strong sense of optimism over Washington's budget battle - perhaps a bit too much.
DaVita could be a beneficiary among health care stocks from changes in the U.S. health care market, an analyst said Wednesday.
With the calendar year nearly over, many travelers are taking last-minute "mileage runs" to achieve elite frequent-flier status with airlines. Here's how to find them and travel in elite style, always.