John McAvoy, president and CEO of Consolidated Edison, discusses the state of the business with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.» Read More
Jane Mendillo, Harvard Management Company CEO, shares her perspective on why she believes natural resources is the single, best investment play.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner delivers the keynote address on the U.S. economy at the second annual CNBC and Institutional Investor's "Delivering Alpha" conference in New York, with CNBC host Larry Kudlow of "The Kudlow Report."
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's House hearing on Capitol Hill today.
Damon Silvers, AFL-CIO director of policy, discusses the factors contributing to a weak economy, and weighs in on the nation's pension crisis.
"The way we have thought about 'Nemesis' is a forced asset fire sale by banks and the financial system in a multiple of the Lehman situation and that's what policy makers are trying to stop, at the end of the day that it what Bernanke is trying to do in the US as well," Ewen Cameron Watt, chief investment strategist for the BlackRock Investment Institute, told CNBC.
Investors are, in effect, paying half a dozen countries for the privilege of lending them money in the short term following the recent European Central Bank rate cut and a flight by investors to perceived havens, the FT reports.
Mario Monti has expressed “serious concerns” that Sicily’s regional government is heading towards default and has asked its governor – who is under investigation for suspected links to the Mafia – to confirm his intention to resign. The FT reports.
In this excerpt from an interview at the "Delivering Alpha" conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor, Preet Bharara, U.S. Attorney for Southern New York, jokes with Jim Cramer about not having enough subpoenas for all the Wall Streeters in attendance. Bharara is being funny, but he also has a serious message about his intention to enforce the law.
Dick Bove, Rochdale Securities banking analyst, discusses the details of the Libor rate-rigging scandal, and also remarks on Fed Chairman Bernanke's statements regarding the scandal.
Wilfred Sit, CIO at Baring Asset Management says that telecoms and utilities firms are good defensive plays for the short term, but thinks that there's good value for investors who are prepared to invest for a longer period.
Where can investors find profits in the market? Jeff Kleintop, LPL Financial, and Bob Doll, BlackRock, weigh in. "I think we are getting decent news from technology, health care, and even earnings," says Doll.
Shares of Vivus are halted right now as the FDA officially approved its anti-obesity drug, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer breaks down the restaurant sector to find the best investments for your money.
If you want to come up with great stock picks, you need to look beyond the business pages, where everyone else is focused like a laser, explains Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
Cedar Fair CEO Matt Ouimet, discusses his company's "record sales," what he learned from Disney, and where he is taking the company next.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why anger against crooks and politicians that affect the markets only invigorates him to work harder to find opportunities.
The Fast Money traders explain the recent attraction to shares of InterOil Corporation.
Share of Wynn Resorts are slightly higher after its weaker-than-expected earnings report. Harry Curtis, Nomura analyst, shares details of the company's conference call.
Intel is trading slightly to the downside after its earnings report this afternoon, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman.