Some of the 30 companies in the Dow Jones industrial average are still down from their peaks, reflecting a move in financial power. The NYT reports.
Art Cashin, UBS, explain why he believes the Dow has rallied to record highs. (2:10)
About 3.6 million Americans were earning at or below the federal minimum wage of $7.25 an hour in 2012, and those weren't all high school students flipping burgers, about half of them were 25 or older. How do they do that? NBC reports.
Martha Stewart explains 'It's terribly important that we don't lose' regarding her Macy's/ J.C. Penney trial during an interview with the Today Show Wednesday morning, NBC News reports.
The head of TD Ameritrade's retail investment arm says that bullish sentiment is near all-time highs.
More people are taking a moment to flip over an item or fish for a label and ask, is it "Made in the USA?"
Apple has held talks with Beats Electronics, the audio technology firm, on a potential partnership involving Beats' planned music-streaming service. Reuters reports.
Jim Cramer endorses a headline in USA Today suggesting that gains for stocks are justified by fundamentals and the rally will continue. (1:56)
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis reports some underperforming sectors are poised for gains after yesterday's historic day on Wall Street. (1:44)
Not much. In Monaco, the globe's priciest real-estate market, the average home costs more than $5,300 a square foot.
GAMCO's Howard Ward makes the case that stocks are still undervalued and are a better investment than bonds. (0:56)
"Will the Fed be able to pass the baton to the economy and will the economy be able to run with it?"
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The US capital faces its heaviest snowfall in two years as a sloppy winter storm moves in from the Midwest, shutting down federal offices and threatening four to six inches of snow.
Investor Leon Cooperman tells “Squawk Box” stocks probably will rise some more but they’re close to being fairly valued. (1:28)
Samsung, with a $110 million investment in cash-strapped Sharp, will broaden its supplier base and get a foot in the door at one of Apple key Asian display suppliers.
The Weather Channel's Eric Fisher has the latest details on the winter storm hitting the East Coast and the travel delays associated with it. (3:21)
Cramer sees multiple signals that the market is in the middle of a bull run, citing a mainstream thesis that suggests the retail investor is re-entering.
New orders for U.S. factory goods fell in January as demand for transportation equipment weakened, but the underlying strength in manufacturing remained intact.
NEW YORK, March 6- U.S. private employers added a larger-than-expected 198,000 jobs in February, bolstering hopes that hiring across the economy is improving, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. Economists surveyed by Reuters had forecast the ADP National Employment Report would show a gain of 170,000 jobs.