Visa Inc, the world's largest credit and debit card company, reported an 11 percent rise in quarterly profit.» Read More
Greenlight Capital gained 4.3 percent in the third quarter and is now up 11.8 percent for the year.
If the government cannot make its payments because of the debt ceiling, banks might fill in the gap.
"These guys are going to keep executing, keep making expectations for the foreseeable future," says Craig Irwin of Wedbush Securities.
CNBC's Kate Kelly spoke with hedge fund traders to see whether fears of the U.S. debt default is impacting their investments.
JANA, like many activist funds, is having a great year.
Lawmakers need to be given a reason to act, market strategist Dick Bove says.
The net effect of this much ballyhooed deal is the government opens, borrowing goes on, and the sequester cuts will likely be minimal, if at all.
The Fed won't taper its bond-buying program for three or four months because of the D.C. budget overhang, said David Tepper, founder of Appaloosa Management.
Citigroup reported a drop in profit after the Fed's decision to continue its bond-buying program longer than expected slowed trading by clients.
Hector Sants has had to take a leave of absence from his new job as head of compliance for Barclays because he is suffering from stress and exhaustion.
The stock market is not overvalued right now, but it's no bargain anymore, Leon Cooperman, chairman and CEO of Omega Advisors, told CNBC on Tuesday.
Regulators and investors seem to disagree with recent calls for the ouster of the head of JPMorgan over the bank’s expensive legal troubles.
If the Madoff trustee is successful in suing banks for ignoring warning signs, the liability of financial firms could be enormous in future cases.
CNBC contributor, Herb Greenberg, TheStreet.com, shares how investors should hedge themselves in a market full of uncertainties.
Fears of vanishing benefits have become a key factor for public sector workers nearing retirement age, reports CNBC.com's Eric Rosenbaum who adds, rethinking retirement may be a defining moment for an entire generation.
Hedge fund managers have spent a lot of time recently talking about economic inequality. CNBC.com reporter Lawrence Delevingne explains what may be behind these discussions.
Under the Jobs Act, venture capitalist can actively advertise to seek investments. John Frankel, FF Venture Capital, weighs in on raising funds.
As legal bills rise, billionaire hedge-fund manager Steven A. Cohen has sold stock, and now artwork, to meet withdrawal requests from investors. NYT.
It's early, but already we are hearing that third quarter earnings and fourth-quarter guidance will be a disappointment.
Mark Bertolini explains why he was nervous about the Affordable Care Act rollout and his concerns about whether enough people will sign up to make the program work.
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Another prominent market bull has joined the growing ranks of Wall Street strategists who think a correction is not far away.
Billionaire money manager John Paulson still thinks buying a home to live in is the best investment possible.
For the first time in recent memory, Main Street borrowing and spending has been a bigger driver of earnings than Wall Street's trading.