The New Austerity: be careful what you wish for. Trading desks talking about a piece Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian wrote in the Washington Post this morning...Paul Ryan notwithstanding, it will be a tough time for austerity buffs. It's easy to argue against cap and trade. You can cast symbolic votes to get rid of healthcare reform, but trying to starve the beast by eliminating funding for different parts of it will be a grueling, exhausting slog.
Extended Stay emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, a few months after the hotel chain was bought by a group of investors led by private equity firm Centerbridge Partners.
Stocks ended mixed after a volatile session as investors cautiously anticipated monthly jobs data and third-quarter earnings reports. Alcoa and Verizon fell, while GE and DuPont rose.
Stocks were modestly lower ahead of the closing bell, ending a volatile session marked by a handful of encouraging economic reports, a rising dollar, and investor caution ahead of quarterly earnings reports and monthly jobs data. Verizon and Alcoa fell, while GE rose.
Stocks were mixed Thursday as the Dow backed off after nearing striking distance of 11,000 for the first time since May. Pfizer and GE rose, while AT&T fell.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Aug. 5.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, May 6.
Cramer gives you a choice: a speculative trade or a longer-term investment. Read on to find out who they are.
Plus, get calls on blackout periods, an oil service play and more.
Warren Buffett eased the throttle on energy while Bill Ackman had less on Target. George Soros and John Paulson loaded up on financials, while Carl Icahn backed off on Yahoo but jumped into Take Two.
The risk trade was back on Tuesday with investors snapping up January's losers such as commodities and financials. Is it "all clear" for the correction?
Corporate spending has so far been absent in the recovery. While that has taken a toll on the travel and leisure business, it hasn't stopped Hyatt Hotels from expanding its presence. This week, it added to its portfolio of more than 415 Hyatt branded properties worldwide, by introducing the Andaz Wall Street.
Stocks rallied Thursday after a strong reading on productivity and an easing in jobless claims — an encouraging sign ahead of tomorrow's jobs report.
Stocks opened higher Thursday as a strong reading on productivity and an easing in jobless claims helped cheer investors during a choppy week of trading.
October retail sales generally positive, not as robust as last month, but we don't have the back to school stimulus that we had last month.
In Moody’s “U.S. Bottom Rung” report, the ratings agency lists the 283 speculative-grade, non-financial U.S. companies most at risk of default. Check out the list.
CNBC asked real estate experts for their insight on the economy, the housing market and commercial real estate.
There's only one play left among the remnants of that fallen company that hasn't reached its full potential. Cramer says it might be too good to resist.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.
It all depends on who you ask. Home builders are warning about profits but home buyers can crow about bargains. The boss of Coldwell Banker reminds that things have been a lot worse for housing.