TORONTO, July 30- Canada's main stock index had its highest close on record on Wednesday, boosted by positive U.S. economic data and the Federal Reserve's commentary on the outlook for monetary policy.» Read More
Apple sold 2 million iPhone 5 smartphones in China, and that seemed to take the fear out of investors who were questioning the stock's growth, explains Spencer Ante, The Wall Street Journal.
How to play Dick's Sporting Goods now, since the stock is down about 11 percent after FMHR trader Joe Terranova made a bullish bet on the stock.
CNBC's Steve Liesman discusses the highlights of his interview with the lone dissenter Jeffrey Lacker, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank president.
How the fiscal cliff talks may impact holiday spending, and the state of retail now, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Neil Cole, Iconix president & CEO.
Markets across Europe close mostly lower on "fiscal cliff" concerns, and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Mario Monti is expected to make an announcement this week on whether he intends to run for Prime Minister.
There is one week left to wrap up your holiday shopping. From Abercrombie & Fitch to Costco, Roxanne Meyer, UBS retail analyst, and Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group, discuss which retailer is set to see top sales this season.
Speaker Boehner has now offered to raise top tax rates on those making above $1 million, but only in exchange for substantial spending cuts. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest.
Technical analyst Dan Fitzpatrick of StockMarketMentor.com explains why his charts show Apple falling dramatically if it doesn't bounce from the $500 level. He also analyzes the charts for Research in Motion.
CNBC's Steve Liesman speaks to Jeffrey Lacker, Richmond Federal Reserve Bank president, who explains why he dissented on a few of the Federal Reserve's moves last week. "A numerical threshold for unemployment is risky for a couple of reasons," he explains.
CNBC's John Harwood reports Speaker Boehner is offering $1 trillion in tax revenue for $1 trillion in spending cuts.
Brian Marshall, ISI, takes a look at the tech titan after the iPhone's opening weekend in China, and whether it's a good time to stay in or pare your losses. "We are forecasting 48 million iPhones for the December quarter," says Marshall.
Taking a closer look at Brazil's Itaú Unibanco, with CNBC's Amanda Drury; Tim Seymour of Triogem Asset Managemanet; David Riedel, Riedel Research Group; Brian Kelly, Shelter Harbor Capital.
Nike pledges to create 500 jobs, and spend $150 million in return tax, if legislators pass a deal to preserve the company's tax status for at least 5 years, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.
The Mad Money crew piece together the best sound bites from this week's shows, including host Jim Cramer's stylish sweater from Gap in which he says he looks like Jimmy Carter, and why his index finger was in pain during the tapings.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo discusses the day's top business and financial stories, and looks ahead to tomorrow's Closing Bell.
Shares of Best Buy down 15 percent today, after the company gave co-founder Richard Schulze more time to put together a buyout offer. Brian Stutland, Stutland Volatility Group, offers insight.
What investors can expect from oil prices in 2013, Italy's debt situation and how going over the fiscal cliff could impact Eni SpA, with Chairman Giuseppe Recchi.
What do some of the top 401k plans have in common? Michael Alfred, Brightscope CEO, provides perspective. "Index funds are gaining traction, and they're showing up on more plans," he says.
The iPhone 5 is on sale in China today. Max Wolff, Greencrest Capital, and Alan Tonelson, U.S. Business & Industry Council, discuss whether the product will be successful in the world's largest market.
Nike was founded at the University of Oregon, and is a core piece of the state's identity. Nike asked the state for a guarantee that their current tax status would be preserved for at least five years, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.