The idea that "extreme dove" Janet Yellen would taper soon after taking the helm of the Fed is just "wishful thinking," said Peter Schiff,CEO of Euro Pacific Capital.» Read More
While forecasters expect Friday's jobs report to reflect gains, jobs growth has been weighted toward part-time positions. Without better policies, jobs creation will not pick up.
The new football season can serve as a great source of inspiration not just for the couch potatoes of the nation, but for small-business owners as well.
The stocks that are holding up well are the ones that interest me the most. But now investors have to work harder to find them.
Unless you have a crystal ball, this is how you have to trade gold.
The next Fed chairman should be someone with an open mind, a willingness to engage the staff, and a desire to cultivate expertise. The worst possible outcome would be to pick someone who shares Greenspan's inclinations, according to Simon Johnson, a professor at MIT's Sloan School of Management.
We must establish a Financial Market Multiagency Command: a short-term, public and private sector organization that devises implementable best practices to avoid shutdown circumstances.
There's been a big change recently in the way the market values EM currencies. Here are three graphs that explain a good part of why these currencies have been falling.
For every crash one or two visionaries emerge who called the decline. In time, we conclude that these visionaries were more lucky than prescient. This time may be different.
The effects of rising rates will be profound on currencies, equity prices, real estate values and economies across the globe, one economist says.
The next New York City mayor may signal a structural shift from the past laissez-faire business leadership to more progressive business cooperation.
Have the Fed's massive interventions to keep down long-term interest rates failed to neutralize expectations driving the bond market behavior?
There is virtually no chance that the Fed will taper in September or, for that matter, for the rest of the year, according to Thomas Kee at Stock Traders Daily.
The scariest business headline this past week wasn't about Nasdaq's Flash Freeze. It was that three-quarters of our high school graduates aren't ready for college or a career.
Is it possible that the former Treasury secretary will come to the rescue of a hopelessly divided central bank that has no real clue where it’s going or how fast it should get there?
There have been reports of merger talks between exchanges BATS Global Markets and Direct Edge Holdings. It may make sense as trading activity wanes.
Emerging markets are in a better position than they were in the 1990s, even with the recent plunge in places like India and Indonesia, Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian said on Friday.
Having been viewed until recently as a promising destination for investors, emerging markets are now seen as more volatile.
Washington has chosen to give the markets a ride to their destination rather than letting them find their own way.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo shares her observation on the latest government "probe" into JPMorgan.
Last week former New Yorker Peter Shih wrote a rant called "10 Things I Hate About You: The San Francisco Edition" on a site called Medium. And now the Shih is hitting the fan.