Stocks are up today after billionaire investor Warren Buffett offered a reinsurance plan to troubled bond insurers. However, the Sage of Omaha cannot single-handedly erase investor caution. To help investors navigate this volatile market, CNBC asked the experts where investors should place their bets.
"This tsunami of financial problems that we've had really...has another wave to it." The words are those of Andy Bischel, chief investment officer of SKBA Capital Management. You might get the impression there's no financial stock he'd be willing to get involved in. You would be wrong. The CIO offered CNBC his picks.
Tuesday was a dizzying day on Wall Street with the Dow plunging lower. What's the word on the Street?
What's the trade as volatility increases in the global markets?
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Talk may be cheap, but the endless chatter about a looming recession may wind up being very costly to the US economy.
Time to sort through the Fast Money in-box and answer more of your questions. Tish writes, "What do you think about the UltraShort ETFs? Do you have any recommendations on the best ones to buy now... "
Major U.S. indexes have broken key technical support levels, leaving the stock market vulnerable to further declines and the turbulence could get worse, according to chart watchers.
Forget rate cuts and stimulus packages. In Wall Street's eyes, the recession is already here and the credit crunch is far from over.
Stocks closed lower after another volatile day of trading amid weak earnings from Intel and continued concern over the economy.
What's the trade as BRIC-based IPOs continue to grow?
The board of Nordic stock exchange operator OMX on Wednesday said it unanimously recommended Borse Dubai's 32 billion kronor (3.39 billion euros; $4.99 billion) cash offer for the company.
The Swedish government will auction off Absolut vodka maker Vin & Sprit (V&S) next year in the boldest step yet in the country's record privatization scheme.
It's the Nasdaq, Cramer says. Also, his take on the beleaguered retailers and which stock could be next up for a turnaround.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Nasdaq Stock Market Wednesday confirmed it would acquire the Philadelphia Stock Exchange for $652 million, a move that will let the No. 2 U.S. stock exchange expand its presence in the fast-growing equity options business.
The Nasdaq Stock Market has agreed to acquire the Philadelphia Stock Exchange for $500 million to $600 million, CNBC has learned. Certain reports hint that the price for the Philadelphia equity options market could be even higher.
NYSE Euronext posted a nearly quadrupled third-quarter profit on Friday as the newly merged transatlantic exchange operator benefited from record trading volumes during this summer's financial market turmoil.
The volatility in the stock market due to concerns on a slower economy and credit market risk is creating one clear winner: exchanges. We are seeing new highs for Nasdaq and are just off new highs on the Chicago Merc and Intercontinental Exchange; the New York Stock Exchange has gone from $70 to $90 (up 28%) in less than 2 months.