Stocks pointed to a higher close Tuesday after a handful of economic data helped boost market confidence and after Fed chairman Ben Bernanke said failure to raise debt ceiling could result in severe market disruption.
The U.S. economy is just "bumbling along" and creating an uncertainty among business that is likely to stifle hiring and growth, vulture fund manager Wilbur Ross said.
The aviation industry is in recovery mode, but a lot depends on whether positive forecasts for 2011 and 2012 pan out. The Paris Air Show in late June will shed some light on that.
Financial companies have paraded into the Treasury Department and the Federal Reserve to say they are not large or risky enough to threaten the financial system, the New York Times reports.
The United States is "anti-business," and that's going to be a serious problem for the future in this country because "they're the people that are creating the jobs," said Jim Gilmore of Free Congress Foundation.
Attorney generals in 16 states call a federal labor charge against the federal government over the NLRB Boeing decision, with Greg Abbott, Texas attorney general.
Dismal stocks and stats tell the story.
Dividend yields in the Dow index are relatively unchanged since the beginning of the year, as companies increase dividend payments, partially offseting gains in stock prices, which would push yields lower.
Changing tastes and income levels aren’t the only things that are driving Chinese consumers’ spending habits. When selling to them, companies would do well to account for the effect of regulations as well, which is driving some of them upmarket.
More than two months after natural disasters struck Japan, the country can finally rebuild, prompting a shift into industrial names.
April's durable goods orders were much weaker than expected, but the markets are finding a silver lining in positive revisions to March numbers.
The "Mad Money" host explains why and reveals how to trade it.
A Newt Gingrich presidency would see sweeping tax cuts, "very serious deregulation" and stringent limits on unemployment benefits after four weeks, the outspoken conservative told CNBC.
A look at the top eight stocks to pop and drop, including US Steel, Sony and Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, with the Fast Money traders.
Stocks closed sharply lower, triggered by worries over euro zone debt troubles and signs of a slowing economy in Europe and Asia.
Stocks pared losses but remained significantly lower on worries over euro zone debt troubles, and signs of a slowing economy in Europe and Asia.
Stocks traded sharply lower amid worries over global growth in Europe and China, and continuing concerns about debt troubles in peripheral euro zone countries.
European airlines should be allowed to deal with the consequences of the most recent Icelandic volcano eruption themselves, Michael O’Leary, the chief executive of Ryanair told CNBC Monday.
These are some stocks that investors should consider owning ahead of next week, according to Zahid Siddique, associate portfolio manager at Gabelli Equity Trust, and Frederic Dickson, senior vice president and chief investment strategist at D.A. Davidson & Co.
The World Trade Organisation’s ruling that European subsidies for Airbus must end is “a clear, final win for fair trade,” the company’s main US competitor Boeing said today.