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Apple may be sitting on $151 billion in cash, but it's certainly not the only company stockpiling money.
Investors liked what they saw in Facebook and Apple, but Wall Street fell after a slew of earnings and data couldn't sustain the bounce.
Global business leaders eyeing expansion into India will be closely watching the outcome of the country’s general elections due to conclude on May 16.
Ocwen Financial is suspected of 'self-dealing' by regulators and accused of overcharging borrowers and investors to auction off foreclosed properties.
CNBC turns 25 on Thursday, April 17, 2014. A look back: From the early days in 1989 to the present.
Every single IPO deal this week has priced below their expected range, including three that came to market late Tuesday.
Stocks jump, fall, then rise. The whipsaw action has recently become commonplace among major indices.
The formerly hot IPO market is repricing, in what's becoming a regular occurrence: delayed offerings and flotations below the price talk.
We need evidence that growth is picking up. That box was checked by March retail sales, which were just what we needed.
Companies--some of whom delayed offerings--need a good stock market at their back to have a strong IPO.
There's market fear, but it's not being expressed through the CBOE Volatility Index. Traders are buying protection elsewhere.
The talk about rotation out of biotech and big momentum Internet stocks involves very few companies.
March's payrolls were respectable, but not enough to support the robust growth the market wants, or frothy valuations.
Austrian brick maker Wienerberger is seeing a "cautious" recovery in 2014 and eyes North American acquisitions.
The S&P 500 briefly touches an all-time high before crumbling. Investors rotate out of high-fliers like biotechs.
The March payrolls missed Wall Street's estimates, but the jobs market is not as bad as we thought it was.
In addressing high-frequency trading, don't expect regulators to do anything radical anytime soon.
In spite of relentless global uncertainty, the IPO deluge continues and markets are extending their rally.
The knock-on effects from the debate over 'rigged' markets may push high-speed trading firm Virtu to postpone its IPO.
The big issue for this quarter will be: will they economy pick up? The big debate for this quarter will be growth versus value.