Blackstone, the largest investor in single-family rental homes, is launching a security backed by those homes.
Japanese authorities warned of an imminent tsunami just over 3 feet high for the Fukushima region after a major earthquake off the country's coast.
Market consensus has adapted to the reality that Fed easing will go full-throttle until at least March, but even that thinking may be too aggressive.
US consumer sentiment dropped in October to its lowest level since the end of last year as consumers worried Congressional dysfunction would hurt growth.
It may not be surprising that the City of Brotherly Love is home to a thriving shipbuilding economy, but the reason might be: domestic oil production.
Sen. Rand Paul is threatening to put a hold on the nomination of Janet Yellen to chair the Fed, a source close to the Kentucky Republican said.
During a media conference call about HealthCare.gov, officials avoided several key questions and said they wanted to concentrate on fixes.
Talking Squawk looks at Kid Rock calling out Madonna on Detroit, Carl Icahn's Apple obsession and some Greenspeak.
Google is now the most widely held stop among equity mutual funds, passing Apple to take the top spot, according to research from Morningstar.
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Forget the BRICS: what's really concerning investors now are the "Fragile Five".
The United States National Security Agency's wayward behavior is the first step to the country losing its credibility, a prominent EU lawmaker has told CNBC.
Expectations that the Fed will keep its easy-money program in place into 2014 have created the "perfect" environment for a revival of the carry trade.
A week before UBS announced a major restructuring last year, one journalist at the Financial Times reported lots of details about the changes.
Apple is undervalued and a massive buyback of shares is a "no brainer," billionaire investor Carl Icahn said on Thursday.
Investors are failing to factor in the very real risk of China scaling back on its U.S. government debt holdings, economist Stephen Roach told CNBC.
Bill Gross, the co-chief investment officer at Pimco, lambasted billionaire investor Carl Icahn for his involvement in Apple's strategy.
One real estate agent says the Noe Valley home was worth as much as $3 million but Mark Zuckerberg paid just under $10 million.
Asian stocks were dealt a blow on Friday as concerns over a repeat of June's credit crunch in China overshadowed gains on Wall Street.
Gold rose on the view that sluggish data would persuade the Fed to keep its QE intact.