• The Week Ahead: More retailer earnings     Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 6:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.

  • Fast Money, August 15, 2013     Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • Weathering The Storm     Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 1:46 PM ET

    The Weather Channel's Carl Parker is tracking the latest tropical storms; and discussing whether an increase in hurricanes is changing the insurance industry, with Ted Corless, Insurance Attorney at Corless Barfield Group, and Randy Binner, FBR Capital Markets.

  • US data a mixed bag as retailers dealt new blow Thursday, 15 Aug 2013 | 9:57 AM ET

    U.S. data is whipsawing Treasury yields. Yet the real story may be retail, where two giants guided lower for the rest of the year.

  • Does Icahn make money for anyone but himself? Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 3:37 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Activist investors like Carl Icahn have more money and more influence than ever before. Here's what feeding the rise of this sometimes combative style of investing.

  • Hedge fund holdings: Top managers show their hands Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 12:55 PM ET
    David Einhorn, president and co-founder of Greenlight Capital

    Wednesday marks 45 days since the end of the second quarter, or as it's known in the financial community, "13F Day." Some of the world's biggest funds report their holdings.

  • Airline merger hits turbulence     Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 11:19 AM ET

    The U.S Airways and American airlines merger is in jeopardy after the Justice Department filed an anti-trust lawsuit against the plan. Tom Horne, Arizona Attorney General, explains why he is joining the DOJ to block the merger.

  • Euro zone turns a corner; Macy's takes a step back Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 11:08 AM ET

    Europe is emerging from its economic freeze; retail giant Macy's is another story.

  • Two JPM workers charged in 'London whale' saga Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 11:00 AM ET

    Federal prosecutors in Manhattan on Wednesday criminally charged two former JPMorgan Chase employees with wire fraud and a conspiracy to falsify books.

  • 'London Whale' cuts a deal to avoid prosecution Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 4:34 PM ET
    A JPMorgan sign is seen outside the Los Angeles office tower housing the financial services firm's offices.

    The former JPMorgan trader known as the "London Whale" will not be prosecuted for the whopping losses he was involved in, as he made a non-prosecution deal, sources told CNBC.

  • Fitch rings warning bell on Canadian banks Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 3:24 PM ET
    A 'Danger' sign is displayed at a condominium construction site in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

    The housing boom in Canada has allowed banks to reduce capital held against mortgage losses. If home prices decline, some of the biggest banks may feel the pinch.

  • Retail data not huge, yet enough to fan taper talk Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:45 PM ET
    Shoppers on 5th Avenue in New York City.

    Consumer sales for July, when taking into account the June revisions, were basically in-line, but were still at their highest levels this year. That's certainly good enough to keep the Fed taper talk alive for the September meeting.

  • Herbalife faces product safety scrutiny Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 1:16 PM ET
    Herbalife Formula 1 Nutritional Shake Mix

    How Herbalife responded to product safety issues are drawing scrutiny in part because of the hedge fund battle over the stock.

  • These two banks will rally 100%: Dick Bove Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 11:45 AM ET

    Dick Bove, the bank analyst and vice president of equity research at Rafferty Capital, said investors should be buying financial stocks "very aggressively."

  • US Airways shares fall after US files lawsuit     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest details on the DOJ's move to block a merger between U.S Airways and AMR. CNBC's David Faber weighs in.

  • US files anit-trust lawsuit     Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 10:31 AM ET

    The U.S. Justice Department will file an anti-trust lawsuit to block the merger of AMR and U.S Airways. The anti-trust lawsuit is supported by several states, reports CNBC's David Faber.

  • Good data blitz bodes well for rally and Fed taper Tuesday, 13 Aug 2013 | 9:56 AM ET

    Strong data supports the idea that a taper of bond purchases by the Fed is more likely than not. Those who believe that the Fed will wait are now a minority.

  • JC Penney, Ackman could reach deal tonight: Source Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 6:43 PM ET
    Bill Ackman

    J.C. Penney and hedge fund Pershing Square's Bill Ackman are in talks to resolve their dispute over the leadership of the U.S. retailer, a source said on Monday.

  • SAC-linked fund closes as shrinkage sets in Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 2:04 PM ET

    Parameter Capital Management, which had managed money for SAC since 2010, traded mainly financial stocks.

  • Bracing for redemptions & layoffs     Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    SAC Capital is reportedly preparing for layoffs as the hedge fund braces for a new wave of redemptions ahead of Friday's deadline. CNBC's Ron Insana and Kate Kelly, provide perspective.

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