A measurement of the market's alpha hit the lowest level in at least three decades last year.
In a year where many hedge funds posted unimpressive returns, Citadel generated more than 23 percent returns in its equity hedge fund.
The U.S. economy is "gathering strength" and plummeting oil prices are actually a "big plus" for Americans, Evercore's Roger Altman tells CNBC.
Oil prices continued their dramatic slump as an oil minister from OPEC reiterated that the group would not be changing its production strategy.
An early morning fire near Penn Station is affecting subway service in the area.
Instacart announced it has closed a $220 million funding round, which the grocery delivery service says it will use toward expansion and growth.
Family-owned businesses are the original mom-and-pops of Main Street, and they're feeling optimistic in the new year, according to new data.
Small business optimism jumped to its highest level in more than eight years, underscoring the economy's fundamentals despite slowing global growth.
Five years from now, online retailers will be rethinking their business model, Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren tells CNBC.
According to a new IBM report, there's a widening gap between how consumers say they prefer to shop and how they actually do.
Amazon Studios says it has signed Woody Allen to write and direct his first television series ever.
Jim O'Shaughnessy, member of the "Squawk Box" inaugural Portfolio Challenge, believes time-tested fundamentals give some international stocks an edge.
Toast, seaweed, incredibly dark chocolate—these are the flavors to watch this year in the grocery store aisle. USA Today reports.
Analysts are worried that the S&P 500 will collapse following the index's 14.5 percent rise in 2014, but chart patterns suggest otherwise.
The undefeated Kentucky Wildcats basketball team is barely hanging on to its No. 1 ranking. With two overtime wins, they're about to lose. Oh, surely.
MetLife is filing legal action in federal court to try to overturn the designation by U.S. regulators that the insurer is a too big to fail.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer says this stock is too risky amid oil’s big decline.
Filippo Alloatti, senior credit analyst at Hermes Investment Management, discusses the best part of the banks' capital structure to make money on.
Investors are on the lookout for the the effect of oil's drop on the S&P 500's collective bottom line.
Aluminum is in a sweet spot this year as changes in the U.S. auto industry bring about a long-awaited equilibrium in supply and demand, traders say.