Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway Chairman & CEO, provides insight on U.S. debt, bank regulations and the connection between a growing economy and inflation. Dan Gilbert, Quicken Loans founder & Chairman, weighs in.» Read More
Investors gain 2.5 percent a year investing in “sin stocks”—tobacco, alcohol and gambling. Marcin Kacperczyk, professor of finance at NYU Stern, explains the “price of sin” and how it may help investors boost their portfolios.
A cursory look at quarterly earnings suggests corporate America is regaining its foothold. But a look at the stock market's reaction indicates otherwise.
Maria Bartiromo recently sat down Google’s Marissa Mayer who heads up the company’s search products and user experience about Google’s licensing agreement with Twitter. Now, Google will receive a stream of Tweets to enhance Google’s search results.
Stocks surrendered earlier earnings-fueled gains on Friday as investors began to lock in some profits. So where should you put your investment dollars now? Brian Place, president of Place Financial Advisors, and Peter Boockvar, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, discussed their market outlooks.
I recently sat down with legendary NYSE trader Art Cashin for a 3-part interview available exclusively on CNBC.com.
Tech giants Amazon.com, Microsoft, Google, Yahoo and Apple reported earnings in the last week, each posting stronger than expected results. Does this signal the beginning of a recovery—and will tech stocks continue to rise? Gene Munster at Piper Jaffray and Dan Morgan at Synovus Securities shared their insights.
Stocks relinquished earlier gains Friday as investors began to lock in some profits after an earnings-fueled rally this week.
Closing Bell continued our "Exchange" series Thursday, broadcasting live from the Oppenheimer & Co. trading floor. On a busy day, 65 million retail and institutional trades are made, with technology, health care and consumer ranking as the most heavily traded sectors.
As investors look ahead to next week, Peter Andersen, portfolio manager at Congress Asset Management Company, and Robert Pavlik, chief market strategist at Banyan Partners, shared their best investment ideas.
Decent September existing home sales, good comments from Microsoft, almost all companies beating earnings expectations...and the market droops. What's up?
Oil prices are up almost 140 percent from the 52-week low and up 82 percent year-to-date. For those deciding whether there’s still opportunity in the sector, Oppenheimer & Co.’s Scott Burk, senior analyst of oil services and ocean shipping and Fadel Gheit, managing director of oil and gas research said investors just need to know where to look.
Tech stocks shot out of the gate Friday after Microsoft and Amazon blew past earnings expectations. The Dow was up a few points at the start but the tech-heavy Nasdaq jumped 1 percent as Microsoft gained 10 percent and Amazon soared 20 percent.
Pros say there is little to stop the dollar decline until US officials start curbing deficits or the Fed starts boosting interest rates.
Futures up slightly as Microsoft reported earnings a bit better than expected.
A late Thursday rally puts Wall Street on pace to chalk up its third consecutive week of gains, but as always, the positive momentum is subject to the whims of earnings and economic numbers once again this morning.
The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), considered the measure for fear in the market, is close to falling below 20, the first time since late August of last year. How should investors play it? Dan Deming at Stutland Equities and Scott Fullman at WJB Capital Group shared their advice.
Upside option activity exploded in the XHB homebuilder exchange-traded fund when the market surged yesterday afternoon.
Aside from the London stock market, indexes in the U.S., Europe and China should carry on upwards, according to Daryl Guppy, CEO of Guppytraders.com.
It is time to take some profits if one has built their portfolio up, advised Odd Haavick, managing director & CEO of Charles Monat Associates, as the recent market rally is not founded on fundamentals.