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The problem with the debt/budget debates are that markets are not pricing in any problems. Volatility is low. Put prices are low. Complacency is everywhere when warning signs should be flashing.
EBay said it would buy payment platform Braintree for about $800 million in cash to add to its PayPal business.
Nearly two months after activist investor Bill Ackman took a $2.2 billion stake in Air Products, the company is searching for a new CEO.
Barclays will stop offering wealth management services in about 130 countries by 2016 and cut jobs
The American consumer remains "pretty strong" and that's why Saira Malik—head of global equity research for TIAA-CREF—said she favors two retailers.
U.S. household net worth grew on higher home prices and stock market gains, the Federal Reserve said, in a hopeful sign for the nation's economy.
The government is after JP Morgan in a way that we haven't seen since Jimmy Hoffa, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
Stryker will buy smaller peer Mako Surgical for about $1.65 billion to gain access to Mako's technology for robot-assisted orthopedic surgery.
Europe's largest banks will need to find an extra $95 billion of capital to comply with the tough rules due to be implemented in 2019, according to the banking regulator.
David Rubenstein, Senior Analyst at Advanced Research Japan, discusses what a merger between AMAT and Tokyo Electron would mean for their rivals.
Mark Okada, Co-Founder & CIO at Highland Capital Management, explains why a defensive stance makes more sense at this moment.
David Dietze, President & Chief Investment Strategist at Point View Wealth Management, said that although there are some risks associated with merging two companies from two different corporate cultures, the move is probably the right one.
A merger between Applied Materials and Tokyo Electron is a vote of confidence in Japan as it steps up its efforts to revive its fortunes, analysts say.
Executive chairman of Applied Materials told CNBC that he was confident that its merger with Tokyo Electron would not face any regulatory hurdles.
Live from the SkyBridge Alternatives (SALT) conference in Singapore, Anthony Scaramucci, Managing Partner, SkyBridge Capital explains why he likes Singapore and why he does not expect a taper anytime soon.
Federal prosecutors are asking SAC Capital for $2 billion to settle criminal insider trading charges, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports President Obama and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani did not shake hands at the UN General Assembly today.
Lawyers for the hedge fund SAC Capital and prosecutors met to discuss a potential settlement of the case.
Dan Niles, Alpha One Capital, said BlackBerry shareholders "should take their money and run" yesterday after news of Fairfax Financial offering $9 per share to take the company private. Larry Fishelson, Dynalink, and Kevin Stadtler, Stadtler Capital, debate the trade for the once smartphone giant.
CNBC's Kate Kelly reports Fed prosecutors allegedly proposed settling the insider trading case with SAC Capital for $1.5-2 billion. SAC lawyers are expected to submit a counter offer in coming weeks.
Carnival, the world's largest cruise line operator, saw profits sink 30 percent after mishaps on its Triumph, Dream and Legend ships.
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Both sales for the day and the holiday season are likely to grow at least 2 percent to 4 percent, according to a survey.
Just when it looks like the economy is about to blast off, there come reminders it's best to keep expectations grounded.
David Tepper plans to return billions of dollars to clients amid a year of poor performance by his hedge funds.