The euro zone's GDP expanded more than expected in the fourth quarter of 2014, boosted by an acceleration in Germany's growth.
Oil rose above $60 a barrel on Friday for the first time this year, bringing its gain this week to almost 4 percent.
China will surpass the United States as the world's largest retail market within the next three years, according to new research.
European equities ended higher Friday with investor sentiment boosted by better-than-expected growth numbers.
As the dust settles on the newly-signed peace deal between Ukraine and Russia, European leaders and experts are questioning President Putin's motives.
Hedge fund billionaire Larry Robbins gave investment ideas at a charity stock picking event in New York on Thursday.
Economist Nouriel Roubini believes it's time for investors to consider art an asset class, just like stocks, bonds and commodities.
Ordinary Russians are feeling the pinch from the country's economic decline and some believe the crisis hasn't even started yet.
Philippine shares have charged higher over the past year, and some analysts expect the country's consumers can keep the good times rolling.
Wealthy black American families invest more conservatively than their white peers, according to a study.
Partners need to work together to make, manage and invest their money, or only one outcome is possible: They lose it all.
Here are the names on stock picker Bill Miller's radar, including one he thinks could be the stock of the decade.
That's it! Jim Cramer warns Elon Musk to clean up his act, before he is officially indicted into the "Mad Money" wall of shame.
After calling the stocks and real estate bubbles, Nobel Laureate Robert Shiller now has a new source of concern: The bond market.
Former Clinton Deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman tells CNBC it's too early to say if the Russia-Ukraine cease-fire is a good deal.
Stocks closed sharply higher as investors cheered a deal between Russia and Ukraine, amid firming oil prices and strong earnings reports.
Crude oil futures climbed on Thursday, arresting a two-session losing streak, as industry spending cuts and a weaker dollar spurred buying.
Hospitals near San Francisco are using robots to ferry food, drugs and even dirty laundry, possibly saving patients money, and maybe stealing jobs.
Wall Street has grown quite familiar with the cloud. Despite the hype, investors are still puzzled when it comes to valuing cloud vendors.
With blue-chip stocks flat for 2015 in an extremely volatile year, the Dow is poised motor higher, Heritage Capital's Paul Schatz tells CNBC.