Activity in the U.S. services sector held at its highest level in 4-1/2 years in July, though new business and employment growth weakened.» Read More
The average U.S. price for gasoline is now about 10 cents lower than a year ago. The recent drop came despite a rise in global crude oil's price.
By Wednesday, Argentina has to make a payment to other creditors who accepted the restructured bonds or fall into default. But U.S. federal District Judge Thomas Griesa has forbidden Argentina to pay them without paying the holdouts as well.
Lloyds Banking Group agreed to pay fines totaling $370 million to the U.S. and British as part of an interest rate rigging scandal.
KIEV, July 28- Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Monday any failure by lawmakers to approve budget amendments on a second attempt would amount to the breakdown of Kiev's bailout deals with the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
LONDON— An international court on Monday ordered Russia to pay over $50 billion in compensation to the former majority shareholder of now-defunct Russian oil company Yukos over the expropriation of the company more than 10 years ago.
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.
Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, expects this week's FOMC meeting to announce a further $10 billion reduction of the central bank's bond-buying program.
Emma Lawson, Senior Currency Strategist at National Australia Bank, discusses how key events like the FOMC meeting and U.S. second quarter GDP will move the greenback this week.
John Kosar, President & Market Technician at Asbury Research, outlines the week's key events. He also discusses last week's decline in the U.S. 10-year yield.
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.
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