Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank, says expectations for a raft of positive U.S. data, along with the steady decline of the euro, will take the greenback higher.» Read More
From China's twin factory data to a raft of corporate earnings, CNBC's Pauline Chiou highlights what will drive markets this week.
Between GDP, employment data and earnings reports, investors will have a lot to chew over this week. But here's what the real driver could be.
Seeking a corporate world alternative, more millennial women are launching ventures in the start-up space that's dominated by male founders.
The Bakken, Eagle Ford and Permian Basin are generating more than a million barrels of oil per day each, a third of U.S. daily production.
LONDON— An arms embargo against Russia would be little more than symbolic because Russia is largely self-sufficient in supplying its armed forces, a report argued Sunday.
A look at some of the facts about Ohio jobs and the politics behind the debate:. Ohio's nonfarm employment was more than 5.3 million in June. Ohio's unemployment rate has fallen steadily since 2010, from 10.6 percent in January 2010 to 5.5 percent in May and June, the lowest rate since before the recession.
Wouldn't it be nice if, just for once, Obama defended American business instead of attacking it?, asks Larry Kudlow.
More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the House.
Jeff Miller, R- Fla., chairman of the House veterans panel, and his Senate counterpart, Sen. He traveled to Philadelphia for a conference and was also planning to go home to Vermont. The House and Senate are set to adjourn next week until early September, and lawmakers from both parties have said completing a bill on veterans' health care is a top priority.
—The child tax credit provides up to $1,000- per-child to parents with children younger than 17.. —The credit is gradually reduced for individuals making more than $75,000 a year and married couples making more than $110,000 a year. —Indexes the credit amount to inflation, so it would gradually rise above $1,000 as consumer prices go up.
Discussing the difficulty in calling the market's next direction, and what current trends reveal, with Mark Okada, Highland Capital co-founder and CIO, and Dan Greenhaus, BTIG.
The Metropolitan Opera plays hardball with unions, vowing a lockout without concessions.
With nearly all Republicans voting in favor and most Democrats opposed, the bill cleared the House by a vote of 237-173. The White House threatened to veto the bill, though the Democratic-controlled Senate is unlikely to pass it. Dave Camp R- Mich., chairman of the tax-writing House Ways and Means Committee.
U.S. shale has put the country on the same terrain as Saudi Arabia and Russia. In the process, it may turn oil into a safe haven.
Economists shaved growth expectations for the second quarter after the June durable goods report revealed weak shipments and dampened hopes for business spending.
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. That helped the market overcome its latest dip, on July 17th, when a passenger jet was shot down in eastern Ukraine and Israel invaded the Gaza Strip, raising investor worries that conflicts around the world could escalate and destabilize financial markets.
The tax money will be have to be made up somewhere, billionaire investor Mark Cuban says.
President Obama has never pushed hard for corporate tax reform, so his new stance is pure politics, Politico's Ben White says.
According to the Big Mac Index, the value of the dollar is getting stronger in much of the fast food eating world.
This time it is auto loans, not the housing market, that appear to be driving a credit bubble similar to the 2008 bubble. FT reports.
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