Gold prices may close the end year near $1,300 lifted by a “relief rally” if the Fed votes to keep stimulus measures intact, CNBC's survey shows.
Business activity in the euro zone's largest and second-largest economies continues to move in opposite directions.
Goldman Sachs outlines three key reasons the Federal Reserve is likely to hold off from tapering its monthly bond-buying program until 2014.
Which of these assets would you snap up this Christmas if you had $1 million to splash?
Yields on two and 10-year Treasurys could end 2014 at 2 percent in two different extreme scenarios, according to investment bank Morgan Stanley.
Peter O'Toole, the actor of regal bearing and piercing blue eyes who shot to fame in the film "Lawrence of Arabia," has died at age 81.
Dollar bulls are betting the Fed will start tapering as early as this week, CNBC’s latest poll of currency traders, analysts and strategists showed.
China's manufacturing activity slowed to a three-month low in December, raising questions about growth of the world's second largest economy.
Traders warn that one event this week could have a violent impact on the market.
Gold settled higher after a retreat in the dollar helped prices recover.
Re-gifting and 'rehoming' of presents is getting bigger as millions of shoppers panic-buy their way through the last week before Christmas.
North Korea freed a retired American soldier on Saturday after detaining him for crimes it said he committed during the Korean War.
Expanding into China would represent a "gigantic game-changer" for one social media site, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.
Despite high anxiety on Wall Street, the Fed's upcoming "tapering" of money flows into the U.S. economy could spell good news for the rest of us.
The cost of closing a euro zone bank will initially be borne by its home country, under the terms of an EU proposal.
If you have been short the market, it's been a tough few years. But could 2014 prove to be different?
An over-the-counter, FDA-approved treatment for "PE"—premature ejaculation—is beginning clinical trials at Kaiser in Southern California.
The Irish government hopes to use its new-found economic freedom to cut income taxes, the FT reports.
Google has announced that it will begin charging advertisers only for ads that have actually been seen by web-users.
Beginning with Applebee's and Buffalo Wild Wings, many restaurants are looking to tablets as a way to boost sales and reduce wait times.