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  • Is this the new mantra for EM investors? Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 12:57 AM ET

    "Sell deficits, buy surpluses" was a winning strategy for emerging markets in 2013, but the new mantra may be "sell commodities, buy manufacturers."

  • Frustrated dollar bulls not giving up yet Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 10:15 PM ET

    This year has been tough for dollar bulls betting on stellar greenback gains, but they're not giving up.

  • Has the India stock market struck gold? Monday, 19 May 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    The historic mandate won by India's BJP party has amped up enthusiasm for Indian stocks, with banks raising their targets for the Sensex index.

  • India in talks with JP Morgan to join bond indexes Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 8:19 PM ET
    Mumbai, India

    India is talking with JP Morgan and others to gain entry to benchmark indexes for emerging market debt in hopes to attract investment.

  • Personal Credit Cards Give a Boost to Small Business Friday, 11 Nov 2011 | 12:29 PM ET
    Credit card and cash

    Small business owners who use credit cards for business funding can garner debt stability never before possible, says guest columnist Odysseas Papadimitriou.

  • Why Aren't Retail Stocks Stronger? Thursday, 3 Mar 2011 | 12:27 PM ET

    Retail stocks update: If February same store sales were so strong, how come the S&P Retail Index (RLX) is only up 0.8 percent and is LAGGING the rest of the market? So I have been asked. Here is the answer...

  • Why We're Getting Less and Less Information Thursday, 3 Mar 2011 | 11:07 AM ET

    On the surface, the retail sales reports were good this morning. February retail same-store sales were up 4.3 percent, according to RetailMetrics, well above expectations of a gain of 3.8 percent. This is good news, but there's a problem: there's fewer and fewer retailers reporting monthly numbers.

  • 3 Retail Stocks Could Get 45% Premium, Says Analyst Thursday, 2 Dec 2010 | 5:53 PM ET

    Analyst Patrick McKeever of MKM put together a list of his potential takeover targets within the hot retail sector. Click here and check it out.

  • UBS Banker Used Coded Email for Insider Trades: US Thursday, 25 Mar 2010 | 10:08 AM ET
    gavel and money

    Using coded email messages referring to securities and money as "frequent flyer miles" and "potatoes," a high-ranking UBS investment banker and a trader made $870,000 in illegal profits from trades on tips about six UBS healthcare client acquisitions, U.S. prosecutors said.

  • How Deep Will The Correction Get? Monday, 22 Jun 2009 | 6:00 PM ET

    Stocks suffered their worst one-day loss in two months driving the S&P 500 back into negative territory for the year.

  • Pops & Drops: Raytheon, Wells Fargo... Thursday, 26 Mar 2009 | 6:31 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Raytheon and Red Hart popped while Wells Fargo and Yahoo! dropped.

  • Pops & Drops: Google, RIMM... Tuesday, 25 Nov 2008 | 6:28 PM ET

    Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Google and Fluor Corp popped while Research In Motion and General Motors dropped.

  • Weeding Out The Weak Banks Monday, 29 Sep 2008 | 9:24 AM ET

    In a mood reminiscent of WaMu-JP Morgan, the FDIC says Citi is buying Wachovia's banking operations, and assume the senior and subordinated debt.

  • Markets: The Good News Is Bad Quarter Will End Monday, 24 Mar 2008 | 9:16 AM ET

    The most important fact about this week is that it is the last week of a dismal quarter. Traders got annihilated in January, as the market went against both longs (in the first half of the month) and shorts (in the second half).

  • Dow Extends Winning Streak; Techs Rally Wednesday, 13 Feb 2008 | 4:55 PM ET

    Blue chips finished higher for a third straight session after an unexpected increase in January retail sales. Technology stocks rallied after chip-equipment maker Applied Materials beat earnings forecasts.

  • Retail Sales, Applied Materials Boost Stocks Wednesday, 13 Feb 2008 | 12:55 PM ET

    U.S. stocks advanced Wednesday after an unexpected rise in January retail sales.

  • Experts Shop For Retail Stocks Wednesday, 13 Feb 2008 | 12:05 PM ET

    Retail sales were stronger than expected last month, with an unexpected gain in car sales helping to push them up 0.3 percent.  Charles Grom of JPMorgan and David Turner of BB&T Capital Markets gave CNBC some suggestions about retail plays for investors.

  • Stocks Jump After Retail-Sales Report Wednesday, 13 Feb 2008 | 10:11 AM ET

    U.S. stocks advanced Wednesday after an unexpected rise in January retail sales.

  • US Treasury Near Deal to Aid Struggling Homeowners Friday, 30 Nov 2007 | 4:34 PM ET
    United States Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson

    The U.S. Treasury Department and mortgage industry leaders are putting the final touches on a plan that could save struggling homeowners from foreclosure by freezing interest rates before they reset sharply higher.

  • The Children's Place

    It's spring cleaning in the summertime for retailers right now and profit taking time for investors in retail stocks (it would seem.) From what I'm hearing, the disappointing sales we saw today from Children's Place may be setting the tone when it comes to retail sales results. Same store sales declined 4% in June coming in below expectations. CEO Ezrah Dabah cited continued declines in mall traffic--NOT the weather, NOT high gas prices, NOT inventory management issues--for causing sales to fall off at the start of the summer.