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.» Read More
The Fed put is still very much alive. That, bulls argue, will be a major underpinning for stocks in 2014.
Buybacks are good news, but the increase in share repurchases may not be as impressive as it seems.
Almost everyone wants to see the markets drop, but for different reasons.
Will Hilton pop on its market debut? Feelings about the stock are mixed, but it has a lot of things going for it.
Mastercard's stock purchase highlights one of the main drivers of the stock rally in the last few years.
The S&P 500 hit an historic closing high yesterday, despite complaints that the tape was "boring."
What's the theme for 2014? It's still murky, but I'm increasingly warming to the idea of a synchronized but low-key global recovery.
Stocks are rallying on the strong jobs report. What happened to fear of tapering?
Investment in Iran's lucrative oil reserves could be a long term opportunity, according Torgrim Reitan, the chief financial officer at oil major Statoil.
It may be time to step back from retailers, because the damage is broader than just apparel.
Despite optimism over the state of the global economy, chief financial officers from around the globe are wary of asset valuations.
Taper anxiety is feeding a sell-off that some argue should be embraced. Stocks dropped at the opening bell, with the 10-year spiking.
The rally is still in an uptrend, but it's looking tired. Then again, it's been looking tired for more than a week.
The demand for steel will pick up in the U.S. thanks to a pick-up in certain industries but there will be "pain " in Europe.
Black Friday retail sales may have been more sizzle than steak. Traffic was up, but spending was down.
"Lots of businesses have had a longer runway to recover," says AlixPartners CEO Fred Crawford, in discussing corporate America's health amid "easy money."
Euro zone countries -- particularly in the south -- still face "challenging economic conditions," the CFO at Wolters Kluwer told CNBC.
The delay surrounding the European banking union needs to end if lenders are to shake off "the shackles on growth," the CFO of BNP Paribas told CNBC.
Germany might be growing and there are signs of stabilization in Europe, but it's nothing to "hang our hats on," the CFO of Deutsche Post DHL said.
Amid the noise of the Dow and S&P 500 hitting record highs, markets have moved in a narrow range for the past week on light volume.