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The agreement gives the NYSE the responsibility for investigating all insider trading in NYSE and Arca-listed stocks. A separate regulatory agency, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority or FINRA, will be charged with all investigations of insider trading at the AmEx and the NASDAQ.
One way to pick stocks is to watch short interest for clues. Paul Hickey, Bespoke Investment Group co-founder, told CNBC the buys he's making based on his short-watching method.
The dollar is up; commodities and oil prices are down -- but for how long? Boris Schlossberg, Kevin Ferry and Kevin Kerr gave CNBC their insights into currencies, energy and the markets.
Morgan Keegan's Brad Stephens isn't waiting for the upcoming wave of retailers' earnings to pick his favorite stocks in the sector, but he cautions investors that they might be overpriced -- for the time being.
Brace yourself. Here come the retailers' earnings. With back-to-school sales reportedly lackluster this year, who looks good to the people who look at retail stocks?
Despite inflationary pressures on the consumer, retail CEOs told CNBC why they remain optimistic.
The strength of the U.S. dollar might only be sustained until the end of this week, says Jim Vrondas, manager of corporate business at OzForex.
Christopher Zook is very suspicious of this summer's stock-market rally. The chairman and chief investment officer of CAZ Investments thinks it's time to get back into energy stocks, which have been taking a beating recently.
Where are the market leaders now? Eugene Peroni of Advisors Asset Management and Peter Andersen of Congress Asset Management gave CNBC their insights -- and a few favorite stocks.
From Russia, with..? Tobias Levkovich, chief U.S. equity strategist at Citigroup, and John Connor, portfolio manager of the Third Millennium Russia Fund, discuss the armed conflict with Georgia -- and whether your investments are safe in Vladimir Putin's nation.
To give investors an edge, CNBC asked the experts for their best trades now.
Four-star fund manager Nicholas Kaiser says growth is the secret ingredient in a successful portfolio.
MKM Partners' Katie Stockton says the charts can point investors toward counter-intuitive moves: For example, her first pick mixes real estate with tech...
"If I had only known..." Now, you do: Morningstar's Michael Tian has a list of innovative companies selling at bargain prices right now.
Jon Hilsenrath, money and investing news editor at The Wall Street Journal, offered CNBC his weekly "Five for Five": the five stocks investors must watch this week.
After Wall Street's best week in a long time, Bob Doll, BlackRock vice chairman and CIO of global equities, calls the U.S. "the best house in a bad neighborhood."
Investors looking to cash in on water should look to opportunities in the "total water cycle," where companies look to address the global imbalances of the natural resource, Rainer Ottemann, head of fund sales for Germany and Austria at KBC Bank Deutschland, said Monday.
Wall Street may extend its recovery push next week as investors bet that a further drop in oil prices will restrain inflation and boost prospects for profit growth.
After introducing guest trader Zach Karabell, aka "The Academic," the gang immediately dives into the main lesson learned after stocks soar to end the week (the highest close since June). The dollar also "exploded," with its biggest jump in 8 years against the euro. "Currencies typically do not move like that," says Dylan of the USD's 3.3% gain this week. The S&P 500 also had its best week since April, due in part to the commodities pullback -- it ended the day up 2.4%.
Airline stocks are not the only ones thriving as oil prices continue to fall. Analyst Lee Klaskow of Longbow Research suggests it may be time for investors to climb back into the cabs of trucks.