Even with spotty economic data, the unofficial odds are rising that the Fed will announce plans at its December meeting to taper its bond-buying.» Read More
Reports that convicted insider trader Raj Rajaratnam is living like a king in federal prison are "rubbish," according to a source. He's a sick man serving a long sentence.
Henry M. Paulson Jr. on bonuses during the 2008 financial crisis: “There was such a total lack of awareness from the firms that paid big bonuses during this extraordinary time.”
The activist investor Daniel S. Loeb disclosed on Monday that he had acquired a large stake in the auction house Sotheby's, sending its shares up 3 percent, the New York Times reports.
Imprisoned inside trader Raj Rajaratnam may be getting more inside help behind bars. The New York Post says he has an adjustable bed and balcony and a "manservant" on call.
Apple stocks were U.S. hedge funds' top holding during the second quarter this year, beating travel website Priceline and iPhone manufacturer Qualcomm to the winning spot.
After news that U.S. missile strikes in Syria could come "as early as Thursday," Cramer suggested some sectors that may help investors protect portfolios amid geopolitical turmoil.
The effects of rising rates will be profound on currencies, equity prices, real estate values and economies across the globe, one economist says.
Happy Tuesday. Repeat after me: Fed Chairman Larry Summers. There, that wasn't do bad, was it? On to the six-pack:
Bank of England (BoE) Governor Mark Carney will make his first public speech on Wednesday and analysts expect him to try and persuade businesses that interest rates will remain low for the foreseeable future.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. regulators have asked Nasdaq OMX Group and NYSE Euronext to come up with a timeline of Thursday's three-hour trading disruption, sources said Monday.
Concerns about possible U.S. military intervention in Syria set markets on edge Monday and has now moved up the list of what is worrying traders.
The move to terminate the trading rights of 1,300 American Airline employees is actually a sign that T. Rowe Price is looking out for customers.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:
Gold, shimmering for two months now, should continue higher, boosted by concerns about military action in Syria and a number of events that could make September especially volatile.
There is virtually no chance that the Fed will taper in September or, for that matter, for the rest of the year, according to Thomas Kee at Stock Traders Daily.
A top litigation lawyer for JPMorgan Chase is leaving the bank as it faces mounting regulatory headaches, lawsuits and investigations, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.
For those in the top 5 percent, the recovery has been pretty good. As for the other 95 percent, maybe not so much.
T. Rowe Price Group has permanently banned about 1,300 American Airlines employees from trading among its funds in their 401(k) retirement plans.
Closely watched financial analyst Dick Bove cut his rating on JPMorgan Chase on Monday, citing an atmosphere of regulatory "McCarthyism" surrounding the company.