The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits unexpectedly rose, but the trend continued to point to a strengthening labor market.
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U.S. stock index futures indicated a lower open, as financial earnings continue to dominate news flow and economic data continued to indicate tepid growth.
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"We are the most profitable money manager in the world," Blackstone Chairman and CEO Steve Schwarzman tells CNBC.
Goldman Sachs delivered quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations on Thursday.
OPEC reduced its forecasts for non-OPEC oil supply growth in 2015, but said demand for its oil would be higher than previously thought.
The move by the former Federal Reserve chairman is the latest by a Washington insider through the revolving door into the financial industry.
The Russian President has defended the recent sale of anti-air missiles to Iran in his annual phone call with citizens.
Larry McDonald of Societe Generale says the Fed has created some strange divergences in the market. Here's how he's playing it.
A U.K. bookmaker has stopped taking bets on Greece leaving the euro zone, saying it is increasingly likely the country could depart "very shortly."
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"Fast Money" traders discussed how to play a huge post-earnings spike in Netflix and Wednesday's other big movers in tech.
European equities closed lower on Thursday after mixed first-quarter earnings reports and as Greece's economic outlook deteriorated further.
Wealthier drivers report getting more traffic tickets, but they don't report having their insurance premiums increased afterward.
Your premium doesn't go up as often after a ticket as you might think, a study finds.
It may be lighter and feature an aluminum body, but Ford's new pickup passed a major test of its ability to protect passengers.
Solar's big heyday may be just three years away as the unsubsidized cost of panels plus storage will cost less than the grid in some areas, Bernstein said.
China stocks remain in the spotlight, but some analysts believe another Asian market offers better opportunities: South Korea.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is starstruck by this stock’s long-term potential.