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Dissecting the day's major business news, and the update from Cisco's conference call on its lower guidance, with CNBC's Jon Fortt. Also the play on Priceline.com's earnings, with the Fast Money traders and an update from PCLN's conference call, with CNBC's Brian Shactman.
Discussing how European debt concerns and weakness in oil and gold prices are impacting the U.S. market, with Jim Paulsen, Wells Capital Management chief investment strategist and Jim McCaughan, Principal Global Investors CEO.
The Fast Money crew offers special CNBC.com-only advice on your investments.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the trades to make as the Dow logs a 5-day decline amid European worries and the play on momentum stocks.
With all this “fiscal cliff” talk about the US economy falling off a cliff and the 2012 presidential election it's really easy to rapid fire critiques from your living room. Well guess what, armchair politicians? You're up! It's your turn to get the debt under control with a new "Stabilize the U.S. Debt" game.
Major liberal donors including George Soros are preparing to inject up to $100 million to aid Democrats’ chances this fall,but their strategy differs from that of the GOP, the New York Times reports.
The unexpected decline in export orders at the Canton Fair is seen as a relatively significant sign of trouble for the overall Chinese economy because it coincides with steeply rising wages and higher rents for factory space. The NYT reports.
Someone is looking for a big move in Cigna. The health insurer’s last earnings report missed estimates, but the company did raise full-year guidance. An even bigger catalyst is expected in June, when the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on the constitutionality of national health care.
When was the last time you heard of brand love so strong, it inspired customers to break into song? Well that's exactly what happened when Wegmans, a grocery chain with a cult-like fan base, opened its first store in Massachusetts.
Chinese and U.S. leaders said Friday that they had made important progress on a range of economic issues, with China Prime Minister Wen Jiabao saying the agreement had included “some important breakthroughs.”
Many countries finance their Olympic competitors, but not the United States, where athletes fund their own training.
Too many Americans are addicted to cheap credit and to artificially cheap Chinese imports at big box stores
The Fast Money crew weigh in on the play in Chesapeake Energy as shares plunged over 14% today and Fast Money trader, Karen Finerman shares her views on Southeastern Asset Management changing its ownership in CHK from "passive" to "active".
America’s economic imbalance with China has been a singular concern of policy makers for more than half a decade. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Lindsey Graham wanted to punish China for pegging the exchange rate to the dollar in 2005 — arguing that its policy of cheapening the currency to subsidize exports was fueling a huge trade surplus that cost America jobs.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the top trades to make on today's market rally ahead of Friday's jobs numbers.
Colleges and universities are pouring millions into renovating residence halls and freshening up cafeteria food. Administrators believe it can give them an edge in recruiting top students, while also improving the overall education by improving quality of life.
According to some estimates, the U.S. has the highest corporate tax rate in the world, but is that the rate companies actually pay? "You can raise the tax rate on Warren Buffett all you want, but unless you close the loop holes and exemptions, Warren Buffett will still pay less than a secretary," says Carly Fiorina, former CEO of Hewlett-Packard.
If you paid more taxes than you feel you should have, maybe you should think about living in a state with a lower tax burden. See which states qualify as American tax havens.
CNBC's John Harwood reports on President Obama's visit to Afghanistan on the one-year anniversary of the killing of Osama bin Laden.
The Fast Money crew have the trade on April's best and worst stocks, and whether it's time to buy some of the laggards on the dip. Also, a look at Groupon's board shakeup, with CNBC's Kayla Tausche, and Morningstar analyst, Rick Summer discusses why he has a "sell" rating and $8 price target on GRPN.