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Lowe's profit blew past Wall Street expectations, but valuations are looking somewhat stretched. Is this the top for home improvement?
Twenty-three year old Sam Barnett, SBB Research Group, discusses how he is using his professional gig to fund his tennis career, all while pursuing a Ph.D. at Northwestern University.
Goldman Sachs experienced a trading glitch that caused a huge batch of erroneous trades Tuesday. Many may be canceled but the snafu could still cost Goldman upwards of $100 million.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.
Following several federal probes of JPMorgan Chase, Dick Bove argues the government is trying to break up the Wall Street giant, making its stock "dead money" in the near-term.
Hedge funds are known for their hefty returns but increased competition may force them to lower fees. Jane Buchan, Pacific Alternative Asset Management, and CNBC's Ron Insana discuss what is driving the competitive pricing.
Another hedge fund has taken a bullish position in retailer J.C. Penney, sending the shares soaring on Tuesday.
The Fed says some banks are not taking into account the possibility of falling house prices when valuing certain mortgage-related assets. The NYT reports.
The investigation into whether JPMorgan Chase hired the children of powerful Chinese officials to help the bank win business is sending shudders through Wall Street.
Shares of Herbalife are spiking on news another hedge fund has taken a long position on the nutritional supplement marketer.
There is more carnage in emerging markets that's triggering a flight to quality and driving down U.S. Treasury yields.
CNBC's Scott Wapner says the hedge fund has added to its position over the past six weeks. According to sources the firm believes the stock is cheap and not a "pyramid scheme," reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
Barnes & Noble reported a deeper loss as sales of its Nook device and e-books continued to plunge, and its founder pulled the plug on his plan to buy its stores.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports there were about 30 objections filed to the bankruptcy of Detroit. Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI), where Detroit went wrong and Wisconsin went right.
The Justice Department is looking into whether JPMorgan Chase improperly manipulated energy markets in the United States, according to a report.
Billionaire fund manager Philip Falcone agreed to a five-year ban from the financial industry and will admit wrongdoing to settle charges by the SEC.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.
SAC Capital started the year with about $6 billion of its $16 billion coming from external assets, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly. Sources say that figure is now at less than $1 billion.
Ray Dalio's hedge fund Bridgewater Associates wants to build a new headquarters in Stamford, Conn. But first it has to defeat a group of boat owners calling themselves the SOBs.
Zillow is buying the New York City-focused real estate company StreetEasy for $50 million to strengthen its foothold in on one of the country's most lucrative markets.
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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.