The average retirement account is up 92 percent since the market low of the economic downturn in 2009, according to a new report.
Mary Jo White, SEC Commission Chair, said new investigations will be launched. She said that the SEC was investigating on "emerging financial fraud."
Apple is expected to issue between $8 billion to $10 billion worth of bonds as part of a huge debt sale, Dow Jones reported.
The Fed's move to end its asset purchasing program will cause a "collapse in asset prices and a severe recession," according to Michael Pento.
U.S. consumer confidence dipped in April as consumers were discouraged by business and labor market conditions, according to a report.
April's best sector is also the one reporting the worst year-over-year earnings.
U.S. single-family home prices rose in February and beat expectations, a closely watched survey said on Tuesday.
Commodities trader Dennis Gartman explains why he's getting out of stocks.
Regulations on big banks have created a vacuum into which alert entrepreneurs have established commanding positions, says bank analyst Dick Bove.
Fans, players, owners, advertisers—all eyes will be watching when Commissioner Adam Silver discusses the NBA's probe of Clippers owner Donald Sterling.
Communities across the South were on high alert as a devastating storm system threatened to pack a one-two punch on the hardest-hit areas.
The Walt Disney Company is not currently in active talks with BuzzFeed, Disney CEO Bob Iger told CNBC.
A sharp rise in U.S. Treasury yields could send tremors to every corner of the globe, according to one of the European Union's stress test scenarios.
Investors from the U.S. and Canada have agreed to back a plan to buy embattled bitcoin exchange Mt.Gox in the hope of clawing back their losses.
Pimco's former CEO and one-time heir apparent also tells CNBC he left the investment giant because he wanted to do something different.
At the heart of Pfizer's pursuit of AstraZeneca is a shortage of products in its research pipeline, aggravated by a series of disappointing drug launches.
Merck reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings, helped by cost cuts and asset sales, but revenue came in slightly below expectations.
General Electric hopes that three letters - CFM - will convince French leaders to back its offer to rescue Alstom.
Oil giant BP is hiking its dividend after announcing a fall in profit in the first quarter fall due to higher costs in searching for oil.
As some play up the recent market volatility, one veteran analyst downplays the notion that Wall Street is being whiplashed by wild swings.