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U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open Thursday after the government reported a bigger-than-expected jump in unemployment claims.
When investors pressed Rose to cut jobs to improve the top line after 2008, he refused, ensuring 12,300 jobs in the process.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
The decline of the Western economic model will bring about hyperinflation and decades of painful readjustment, Egon von Greyerz, founder of gold investment intermediary Goldswitzerland.com told CNBC Thursday.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Thursday.
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Investors betting on the tech replacement cycle should "prepare to be fried", warned chartist Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com.
Several economic reports could break the quiet trading mood Thursday, including weekly jobless claims—which have moved stubbornly higher for the past two weeks—the Philadelphia Fed survey, and leading indicators.
Brazil is booming and brimming with business opportunities—“it’s US 1950”—billionaire businessman Sam Zell told CNBC Wednesday. He said if Brazil continues on the same course, he predicts it will be one of the top two countries for growth worldwide.
It’s H-O-P-E week 2010, a New York Yankees initiative that stands for Helping Others Persevere and Excel. Each day this week, the Yankees will reach out to an individual, family or organization worthy of recognition and support. The Bronx Bombers stopped by downtown Manhattan at the NYSE on Wednesday.
Investing in municipal bonds, or munis, has plusses and minuses, a Vanguard manager told CNBC Wednesday, but overall he recommends putting money in select ones.
Stocks were higher heading into the close Wednesday in thin trading Wednesday as investors shrugged off tepid reports from retailers. Exxon fell.
The political consensus is forming in Washington around greater regulation of online advertising to protect consumer privacy. The twin goals are more consumer awareness of behavioral tracking and more “user friendly” out-out standards.
Stocks were mixed Wednesday, following a mixed batch of earnings reports. Doug MacKay, president and CIO of Broadleaf Partners, and Mike Holland, chairman of Holland & Company, discussed their best plays.
U.S. mortgage applications jumped last week as rock-bottom rates lifted demand for home refinancing loans to its highest level in 15 months, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, discussed his insights.
Stocks pared losses Wednesday, with tech-heavy Nasdaq and the S&P 500 up slightly, after a mixed batch of earnings releases, and a day after a strong rally. Exxon, Chevron fell.
Stocks slipped Wednesday after Tuesday saw strong results for the major averages. What should investors expect going forward? Stuart Freeman, chief equity strategist at Wells Fargo Advisors, and Barbara Marcin, portfolio manager at Gabelli Blue Chip Value Fund, shared their insights.
The Dow opened lower at the open after a day of strong results for the major averages, and ahead of a day light on economic news.
With the summer near its close, we took the opportunity on yesterday's show to grade each of the three and gauge their effect on the market.