Appointing an Ebola czar was more of a marketing gimmick but will likely have a calming effect on the market, says Michael Yoshikami.
There is no case for an American Ebola czar. This is just another case of the Obama administration putting politics before substance, says Jeffrey Sachs.
In the wake of recent U.S. Ebola cases, the sports world is taking precautions to protect players and fans.
The S&P 500 doesn't yet resemble bear markets of years past, Stuart Frankel's Steve Grasso says.
"I think with today's rally, there is some magnetic pull that we should expect," one market veteran tells CNBC.
U.S. crude closed higher Friday but was still down on the week. Some pros expect the slide to continue.
Moody's Investors Service on Friday downgraded Russia's debt ratings to Baa2 with a negative outlook.
Pimco disputed the Vanguard founder for asserting that index investing was as preferable on fixed income as it is in equities.
Despite its oil revenues, Venezuela's economic and fiscal situations are in free fall. Learn why here.
A federal bankruptcy court judge voided a union contract with Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort on Friday.
U.S. officials have asked three advanced biology laboratories to submit plans for producing the experimental Ebola drug ZMapp.
Elliott Management sent a letter to Family Dollar's board, nominating seven new directors on Friday.
CNBC's Dominic Chu talks to Optionmonster co-founders Pete and Jon Najarian to get their starters, sitters, and sleepers for this week's CNBC.com Fantasy Football Weekly.
Despite a series of negative headlines from the retail sector, the NRF on Friday stood by its forecast for 4.1 percent growth.
What is asset allocation? Is there a mix of stocks, bonds, hard assets and cash that can perfect portfolio diversification? CNBC explains.
Politicians are jumping on the Ebola bandwagon as a campaign tactic, but will it sway the midterm elections?
A new study shows the median tenure of workers ages 25 to 34 is only three years—less than a third of the tenure among people aged 55 to 64 years old.
The iShares Russell 2000 ETF pulled in $2.93 billion of investor flows for the week, the most of any fund and more than triple its closest competitor.
OTC Markets will resume trading operations at 1 p.m. ET Friday after a temporary halt from Finra.
Banks may not be lending to home buyers or single family home developers, but they are doling out big bucks to apartment developers.