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GM led the market lower on Wednesday, but option activity was bullish, with calls trading nearly double their average daily volume.
Peter Morici argues Obama wants a painful crisis to push the GOP into accepting higher taxes or losing at the polls.
No more "just fix it it" mentality. We need to build and invest in infrastructure that is going to be high tech, integrated, reliable and resilient. We need an infrastructure that will make us more competitive.
If we want to avoid more of the human and economic costs of climate change in the future, it's time to demand meaningful climate CHANGE.
Not only is Gap a definitive American middle-class brand, but it came roaring back to life in January. The company posted an 8 percent increase in comparable sales in January, with all brands showing a rise.
In the last month or so, in an effort to stimulate growth, central bankers have begun a new round of creative experiments. This should lead to more market volatility and unexpected investment opportunities, particularly in currencies.
Does it make sense to accuse the Fed and the ECB of spurring global currency wars when they are stimulating economic growth so that the U.S. and the euro area can lead the world to greater prosperity?
Management can now put this disaster behind them, and refocus on their core business going forward.
Make sure you have developed your strategy with a risk budget in mind. It will serve you well when panic in the market set in, says this pro.
Bill Ackman and the other "shorts" crusade against Herbalife and other MLM companies is wrong, this pro says.
One options trader made a bullish bet on Deere. Should you follow his lead?
It's no longer possible to justify poor performance by pointing out that you're not doing any worse than anyone else.
One options trader is seeking a near-term rally that potentially ends what has been a bear market for gold.
Is the G20 finance ministers and central bankers meeting being wrecked before it starts?
G-7 officials issued a currency statement, "clarified" it and then criticized the clarification! Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian says prepare for more confusion.
Different people emphasize different indicators. And many of the signals contradict other signals, says this economist.
President Obama will deliver the first State of the Union address of his second term, setting the stage for his agenda and perhaps more importantly, his legacy.
Will air pollution, which doesn't respect lines on a map, ultimately cause more diplomatic skirmishes or worse, asks this environmental expert.
Despite the world economic recession, companies are "going global" at an earlier stage in their development than ever before despite the risks and costs.
The Fed's policies go well beyond domestic inflation fears and risk-taking – they include what appears to be a structural shift in policy setting for the world, writes this pro.
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