PRAGUE, March 8- Four central European countries have asked the U.S. Congress to make it easier for them to import natural gas from the United States and reduce their dependence on supplies from Russia, the Czech Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.» Read More
AIG reports weak earnings and further write-downs, while GE says the Beijing Olympics will help boost the company's brand image. Following are today's top videos:
Stocks ended near session lows as oil ended above $120 a barrel and two Dow components missed the Street's targets.
Boeing has announced the first cancellation of an order for its delayed 787 Dreamliner, signaling that airlines may be getting impatient for deliveries of the new, fuel efficient plane.
Oil prices are back up over $120. But that's a sharp decline from July's all-time high over $145. Many drivers watching plummetting oil prices the last few weeks are asking: Why aren't gas prices falling as much?
Oil prices are back up over $120. But that's a sharp decline from July's all-time high over $145. Many drivers watching plummeting oil prices the last few weeks are asking: Why aren't gas prices falling as much?
Coming back from a 90 point loss after a much worse than expected loss from Freddie Mac, the Dow rebounded as U.S. stocks hit a six-week high. The trend of health & personal care stocks doing well in this market continues.
How deep is the consumer's funk? Thursday's markets will be watching for clues to that trend when chain stores report their July sales.
Financial strategist Richard Bove slashes Lehman's 2009 earnings estimates and Cisco's CEO comments on his company's earnings report. Following are today's top videos:
U.S. refiner Sunoco's quarterly earnings plunged 84 percent as high oil prices led to weak profit margins from gasoline production, but its results still beat Wall Street expectations and its shares rose 4 percent.
Stocks advanced Tuesday, building on the prior session's rally, as a drop in oil prices and encouraging outlook from Cisco helped offset disappointment in Freddie Mac's results.
Yesterday’s Federal Reserve policy statement not only failed to defend King Dollar, it actually shifted on balance to a more dovish position. The FOMC looks like it’s more worried about the economy than it was a month ago and less worried about inflation in the wake of plunging oil prices.
Stocks pared their losses Tuesday as a sharp rise in crude inventories sent oil prices lower, offsetting disappointment in Freddie Mac's results.
The European Central Bank is widely expected to keep interest rate on hold Thursday, but is monetary policy really the most important thing for the future of the Euro-Zone economy?
Stocks declined Tuesday, led by banks, after Freddie Mac posted a loss that was much wider than expected and announced plans to slash its dividend.
Stocks failed to capitalize on the momentum of Tuesday's 330-point Dow rally, opening slightly lower Tuesday on disappointing earnings news and an uptick in oil prices.
All Nippon Airways, Japan's second-largest airline, said on Wednesday it may cut services and its bigger rival Japan Airlines was reported to be following suit, due to soaring costs for aviation fuel.
A wild day on the market today, as it opened strong and got stronger. The Federal Reserve decided not to change the interest rate and this contributed to the rally. Commodities continued to pull back for a second day.
Following are Tuesday's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Steve Madden and Cablevision popped while Marvel Entertainment and World Wrestling Entertainment dropped.
Whether stocks add to Tuesday's heady gains or not will be determined in part by whether oil prices stay in a downtrend.
Bond experts discuss the Fed's rate decision and an analyst feels optimistic about Cisco's earnings numbers. Following are today's top videos: