It's probably fair to say that predictions about where oil is going fall somewhere between educated guesses and picking a number out of a hat.
U.S. stocks closed lower in light volume trade, with the major indices erasing gains for December and the Dow below the benchmark 18,000 level.
Investors hungry for yield have latched on to "the Dogs of the Dow" strategy, which pays off more often than not.
A look at five trends that experts predict will shape the retail world in the coming year.
Apple has been granted a patent for a pen-like device that would allow users to write on a surface and see their notes on a digital device.
Cramer has learned a lot about investing over the span of his career, but of all those things, one lesson trumps all the others.
Wall Street looks set to end 2014 on a high, with U.S. stock index futures pointing to a stronger start to Wednesday's trade.
College football has so much money that some believe it increasingly resembles professional football more than higher education. The NYT reports.
After a gravity-defying 2014, shares of utility stocks could be poised for a bruising in the new year.
Despite battling a debt default and currency crisis, this country's stock market has won the accolade of the best performing global index of 2014.
Forget smartwatches and the Google Glass -- 2015 may be the year of the ear for wearable technology.
China, one of the world's largest "emerging" investors, is ramping up investment in Sub Saharan Africa as it searches for resources, but whether the benefits are mutual isn't clear.
Bitcoin saw a major price slide in 2014, but some experts say the cryptocurrency will see new legitimacy and stability in the coming year.
Venezuela confirmed it was in a recession, with the highest inflation in the Americas, while the socialist government blamed political foes for poor data.
United Airlines and Orbitz are suing a man for founding a website that helps travelers book cheap flights, according to CNN Money.
As 2014 comes to a close, Michael Farr offers up his top 10 stock picks for 2015.
Comic books and other pieces of nerd culture have entered the mainstream in 2014. Here's why comics are now cool.
The bulk of the missing AirAsia jet may be on the floor of the Java Sea, which could indicate the aircraft hit the sea bed intact.
The unexpected disruption in the oil market has been called a "black swan" event by some, and now there's a chance it could be gasoline's turn.
Dennis Gartman has his eye on one commodity that met a particularly cruel fate in 2014: Gold