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June is typically a rough month for stocks and so we’re beginning to see more of the defensive sectors outperform, said Mark Tepper, managing partner and co-founder of Strategic Wealth Partners.
Underperforming Brazilian banks bounce on UBS upgrade, with Tim Seymour, Emergingmoney.com.
Paul Schatz, Heritage Capital, and Mark Tepper, Strategic Wealth Partners, discuss what the charts signal now.
Stock index futures added to strong gains after a disappointing reading on home prices that came in largely as expected, as investors appeared to focus on optimism the European Union would be able to craft a new bailout agreement for Greece.
Tired of May? Well, here comes June. And that’s likely not good news for investors either.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
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The pledge that emerged from the G8 summit in Deauville sees international development banks supplying $20 billion in aid to Tunisia and Egypt for 2011-2013. That is in addition to bilateral support.
The money manager Martin D. Sass loves a good bargain. He snapped up his 1995 Donzi motorboat after it had been repossessed from its previous owner. He made a take-it-or-leave-it offer for a home on Long Island that had been on the market for years, only to later discover he had bought Vincent Astor’s summer home, the New York Times reports.
The economy has struck a soft patch that is likely temporary, and the second half of the year should be better, some economists say.
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Companies deemed good for the money are raising trillions selling bonds to investors who can't seem to get enough of them. It looks like a great deal for both parties — until you consider the details.
If the stock market is going to struggle next month, the jobs report to be released Friday of next week could be as good a trigger as any.
Investors concerned about the possible end to the bull market may want to opt for convertible bonds, says Edward Silverstein, manager of the MainStay Convertible Fund. The $1 billion mutual fund has returned 25% in the past year, according to Morningstar. ...A report from TheStreet.
The week's top business news and investing advice, including IPO trades, Microsoft's Steve Ballmer, and the passing of CNBC anchor Mark Haines, with CNBC's Tyler Mathisen.
Stocks closed modestly higher Friday in a light-volume session ahead of the Memorial Day holiday, led by materials. However, the major averages finished lower for the fourth consecutive week.
Stocks held onto modest gains Friday in a light-volume session ahead of the Memorial Day holiday, led by materials, as commodities gained on the heels of a weaker U.S. dollar.
As LinkedIn options trade for the first time today (Friday), pricing remains a bit unusual because of the newness of the social-networking stock.
A year that was supposed to mark a turning point both for the US and global economy is rapidly turning into the recovery that wasn't.
The world’s most beloved 89-year old and national treasure Betty White is teaming up with AARP to attract new members. Betty speaks to CNBC about aging, delayed retirement, and keeping sharp later in life.