There were strong signals Tuesday that the European Union is preparing to step up its economic sanctions against Russia.
French officials defended President Hollande's decision to go ahead with delivery of a helicopter carrier to Russia.
Norsk Hydro missed second-quarter earnings forecasts on Tuesday, but the company’s CFO was upbeat on the outlook for aluminium.
U.K. university leavers face a double boon this summer, with both graduate vacancies and wages seen up on last year.
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European shares closed higher on Tuesday with investors shrugging off concerns surrounding events in both Gaza and Ukraine.
Scott Kessler, information technology group director and senior equity analyst at S&P Capital IQ, discusses Apple ahead of the group's quarterly results and says expectations are now ahead of reality.
Shari Olefson, real estate attorney and author of "Foreclosure Nation", says there are still "two major headwinds" for U.S. home sales ahead of the release of the latest existing home sales data.