April 28- The Dow and S&P 500 inched higher on Tuesday afternoon, helped by strong earnings from Merck and gains in IBM after it boosted its dividend. IBM shares rose 1.9 percent to $174.04, breaking above the stock's 200- day moving average and giving the Dow its biggest boost. Merck jumped 5.3 percent to $60.11, on track for its best day since January 2014, after...» Read More
"Brent oil may break a resistance at $48.80 per barrel and rise more to $49.53, as indicated by its wave pattern and a Fibonacci projection analysis," said Wang Tao, Reuters market analyst for commodities and energy technicals. "Support is at $47.51, the 61.8 percent Fibonacci retracement on the rise from $45.59 to $50.62, a break below which will lead to a further...
BEIJING, Jan 15- China's Xiaomi Inc staked its claim to Apple Inc's crown on Thursday as the world's third-biggest smartphone maker and most valuable tech start-up unveiled the flagship Mi Note, its challenger to Apple's iPhone 6 Plus. Chief Executive Lei Jun introduced the Mi Note in Beijing with a breakdown of the large-screen phone's technical features,...
CNBC market analyst Steve Grasso, checks out the charts and explains what's behind recent wild market swings.
CNBC's Rick Santelli provides his first half technical road map.
Digging into volatility in the market, and risks of deflation, with Jim Dunigan, PNC Asset Management Group CIO, and Neil Hennessy, Hennessy Funds portfolio manager & CIO.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports markets came off lows for the day, and traders are watching wage data and oil.
What to make of the rough spot in the markets to start the year, with Ron Insana, Marketfy.com. Insana explains his latest global market lexicon known as "deflationcy."
Discussing the best pockets of opportunity in the energy sector, and which to shy away from, with David Tameron, Wells Fargo Securities.
Insight to current market levels, and the best way to play the decline in oil prices, with Carmine Grigoli, Mizuho Securities, and Burt White, LPL Financials. White likes the transports.
CNBC's Bob Pisani checks on today's market levels, and heavy volumes in emerging markets. Also, insight to the move from Chicago Fed's Charlie Evans' comments on rates.
Insight to the early pullback in the markets, with Jonathan Krinsky, MKM Partners chief market technician.
Europe is heading into deflation territory. CNBC's Seema Mody explains how this could impact the euro zone economy.
CNBC's Bob Pisani looks at the action in oil, bond yields and the dollar, as well as nice gains for some department stores.
HONG KONG, Jan 7- Hong Kong shares finished higher on Wednesday, shrugging off any negative impact from losses in U.S. markets as regional bourses steadied after recent falls. Among the most actively traded stocks on Hong Kong's main board were Unity Investment Holdings Ltd, up 62.5 percent at HK $0.05, CCT Land Holdings Ltd, up 6.3 percent at HK $0.02 and Bank Of...
CNBC.com investing editor John Melloy reports on the technical indicators market pros are using to gauge how low oil could go.
CNBC's Dominc Chu reports on a warning signal for markets as the level of margin debt is growing.
Jim Iuorio of TJM Institutional Services, looks at the technical trading behind the price of oil, and shares his short-term forecast.
*CGG tumbles as Technip walks away. Shares in seismic oil and gas services group CGG sank 33 percent as rival Technip abandoned a takeover bid after talks with CGG collapsed. "Following last week's slide, the best we can hope for is a' Santa Claus retracement' instead of the traditional rally," FXCM analyst Vincent Ganne said.
LAUNCESTON, Australia, Dec 15- China's decision to keep its cotton import quota unchanged at 894,000 tonnes has been taken by the market as a bearish signal that will put further downward pressure on global prices. Chinese cotton futures on the Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange have also fallen by, dropping 32 percent from the start of the year to the close of 13,070...
Fast Money trader Brian Kelly breaks out the charts and takes a long-term look at oil.