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  • Stocks Hold Gains as Close Nears; Banks Rise Friday, 1 Oct 2010 | 3:44 PM ET

    Stocks held gains for the first trading session of the fourth quarter despite a volatile start as investors digested a spate of economic reports giving conflicting accounts of the U.S. economy's health. JP Morgan and Bank of America rose.

  • News Startup Ongo Gets $12 Million From Publishers Wednesday, 29 Sep 2010 | 11:45 AM ET
    Negotiating Pay

    Ongo, a Silicon Valley startup planning to launch a website for reading and sharing news from multiple sources, says it received an initial round of funding from some of the country's top newspaper publishers.

  • CEOs Turned Politicos Monday, 27 Sep 2010 | 11:25 AM ET
    Call it the business platform. Players from the world of business and finance—CEOs, investment managers, entrepreneuers—often move into the world of politics and government and the 2010 election is no exception. This year, some three dozen business types are running for public office, stressing the importance of their business skills at a time when the economy is struggling to recover from a recession and government borrowing is at a record high. If successful, they'll be following in the footst

    Players from the world of business and finance—CEOs, investment managers, entrepreneuers—often move into the world of politics and government and the 2010 election is no exception.

  • Arizona may be the frontline of the immigration policy debate, but states far from the Mexican border are also busy grappling with the costly problem of illegal aliens.

  • Record spending in the midterm elections will provide a large cash infusion for broadcasters and other media outlets, as the industry struggles in the aftermath of the recession.

  • Stocks End Lower as Dow Breaks 5-Day Streak Wednesday, 22 Sep 2010 | 4:52 PM ET

    Stocks fell Wednesday led by the tech-heavy Nasdaq and financials as the Dow broke a five-day winning streak.  Microsoft and Bank of America fell, Alcoa jumped.

  • Stocks Decline Ahead of Close, Led by Banks Wednesday, 22 Sep 2010 | 3:55 PM ET

    Stocks were lower ahead of the close Wednesday led by the tech-heavy Nasdaq as the Dow appeared ready to break a five-day winning streak.   Microsoft and Bank of America fell, Alcoa jumped.

  • Stocks Add to Losses, Led by Technology Wednesday, 22 Sep 2010 | 11:39 AM ET

    Stocks added to losses on Wednesday, as stumbling technology stocks offset gains in energy and materials.  Alcoa rose and Microsoft fell.

  • Top Traders: 3 Tech Stocks Trading Like It's 1999 Tuesday, 21 Sep 2010 | 6:21 PM ET

    Does recent action signal a return to the go-go days of Internet stocks? At least 3 are powering higher like it's 1999.

  • Why Tech Demand Will Be Strong: Stock Picker Tuesday, 7 Sep 2010 | 1:39 PM ET

    The tech sector is down about 7 percent this year, so when will things start picking up again? Jordan Posner, managing director and senior portfolio manager at Matrix Asset Advisors, and Mark Demos, portfolio manager at Fifth Third Asset Management, discussed their sector outlooks.

  • What's On: Utilities, Tech and Transports Tuesday, 7 Sep 2010 | 8:02 AM ET

    See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.

  • Analyst Watch: The Fourth Quarter Belongs to Tech Tuesday, 7 Sep 2010 | 7:40 AM ET

    Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Tuesday.

  • Skype Should Skip IPO Plans, Take a Buyout Deal Tuesday, 31 Aug 2010 | 6:49 PM ET

    Earth to Skype: Forget those lofty IPO plans. If Cisco Systems or a telecom company comes knocking on your door with a multibillion dollar buyout offer, take the money and run, say institutional investors and Wall Street soothsayers. ...A report from Daily Finance.

  • August 2010: Best & Worst Performing Stocks Tuesday, 31 Aug 2010 | 2:45 PM ET

    With August coming to an end today, here is a look at the best and worst performing stocks within the major US averages, as of yesterday's close.

  • Your Taxes, Your Vote: 2010 Races to Watch Monday, 30 Aug 2010 | 4:37 PM ET
    Stubbornly high unemployment among other economic problems and a surprisingly unpopular health care reform page will reshape the composition of the the US Congress as well as bring changes to state houses in the 2010 election. With all 435 House seats and 37 Senate seats up for grabs—thanks partly to a number of retiring incumbents—the election could very well reshape the balance of power; Republicans could take a big bite out of the Democrats' large majorities and might even gain control of one

    CNBC will track several key mid-term election contests that distill the dollars-and-cents dilemmas facing Americans as they choose new representatives, senators and governors this fall.

  • Stocks Pull Off a Gain; Dow Ends Above 10,000 Wednesday, 25 Aug 2010 | 5:59 PM ET

    Stocks rebounded heading into the final hour of trading Wednesday, threatening to snap a four-day losing streak. The Dow was higher, finding firmer footing above 10,000.

  • Facebook 'Value' Soars as Investors Seek Pre-IPO Stake Wednesday, 25 Aug 2010 | 4:29 AM ET

    Facebook is now worth as much as $33.7 billion based on secondary market transactions, giving the privately held company an implied valuation greater than the market capitalizations of publicly traded internet stalwarts such as Ebay and Yahoo. The FT reports.

  • Businesses Cash In on Web Privacy Concerns Friday, 20 Aug 2010 | 12:48 PM ET

    As online breaches continue to rise, new companies aiming to guarantee that customers' data is secure are springing up, thanks to the investments of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists who are pouring tens of millions of dollars into tech startups.

  • Cramer: Gov’t Should Sell GM Shares on eBay Monday, 16 Aug 2010 | 3:30 PM ET

    The Mad Money host on Monday begged Washington to be more creative with the company’s coming IPO.

  • Tech stocks were among the worst performers this week. When will the sector see a turnaround—and should investors be buying on the dips? Scott Kessler, equity analyst at Standard & Poor’s, and John Aiken, director of equity research at Majestic Research, shared their sector outlooks. (Part 2)