Investors are placing bets on how the second half of 2014 will unfold. Here are their picks.
If a tornado like the one that ravaged Moore in 2013 struck the Chicago area, potential damage could exceed $20 billion, reinsurer Swiss Re said.
Janet Yellen and former FBI Director Robert Mueller both live in the same neighborhood. Guess whose security detail is causing more trouble?
Which tech titans are planning to attend next week's big Sun Valley gathering? Re/code knows.
Bordeaux wine prices have pulled fine wine indexes sharply lower. But a look at wines across other regions reveals a more bullish story.
GoPro, one of the hottest IPOs of the year, is in a "sweet spot" where people buy the stock because they love the product, Jim Cramer said on Monday.
Amazon.com has become so big and powerful that it could threaten to end the publishing industry, a technology attorney told CNBC.
Here is the one big roadblock to Amazon's success, says Jake Novak.
Yahoo's stake in Alibaba is undervalued and stands to send shares 20 percent higher, Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster says.
Mutual funds that hold municipal bonds in Puerto Rico are suing the commonwealth over its newly passed law dealing with bankruptcy.
Li Ka-shing, who is reported to be the richest man in Asia, said widening inequality is an issue that keeps him awake at night.
Orkut, Google's first social networking site, will fold on September 30 after ten years of existence. NBC News reports.
Carter Worth of Sterne Agee argues that this underperforming sector won't mount a turnaround anytime soon.
Mulally created 'One Ford,' mortgaged Ford to raise cash and reinvented company management—was he Ford's best CEO ever? USA Today reports.
It's hard to find investors and analysts who aren't bullish on health care. But how does the prognosis look for the rest of the year?
Stocks may be at highs, but retail investors are still spooked about getting back into the market, says veteran trader Art Cashin.
Argentina hasn't been serious about its professed willingness to negotiate over its debt, according to Elliott Management.
The court held 5-4 that workers who provide in-home care were not full-fledged public employees who could be forced to pay union dues.
Claims on the fund can be filed for five months starting Aug. 1, GM's Kenneth Feinberg said, NBC News reports.
An evacuation slide accidentally inflated mid-flight on a United Airlines jet bound to California, forcing it to make an emergency landing in Kansas.