U.S. stocks closed higher as oil hit highs for the year and investors continued to digest financial earnings and economic reports.» Read More
NEW YORK— Shares of nutritional supplement seller Vitamin Shoppe jumped Wednesday after the asset management firm Carlson Capital said it has boosted its stake in the company. Carlson Capital LP disclosed ownership of about 1.6 million shares of Vitamin Shoppe, giving it a 5.3 percent stake in the company. In a form filed with the Securities and Exchange...
LOS ANGELES, April 20- Steven Polasck of Corpus Christi, Texas, liked math and science in high school. He considered attending a four-year college but ultimately decided to use his strengths to get a two-year degree in instrumentation from Texas State Technical College. "I went to work on the Monday after graduation," said Polasck, 27, who monitors and fixes systems...
As oil bounces off the lows, not every energy name is along for the ride. Here are the stocks that could "overshoot to the downside" now.
CNBC "Fast Money" traders picked their best plays on the continued up-and-down movement in oil prices.
HOUSTON, March 26- Motiva Enterprises said on Thursday that operations at its Convent and Norco, Louisiana, refineries will be integrated to take advantage of increased production of lower-cost U.S. shale oil. Gas oil produced by the Convent refinery will go to the expanded hydrocracker and 112,000 bpd catalytic cracking unit at the Norco plant.
The "Halftime Report" traders delivered their trades for the second half of the day.
CNBC screened the large cap S&P 500 index to see where the hottest parts of the dividend stock market have been.
The "Halftime Report" traders give their trades for the second half.
Employees at 11 non-financial companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 brought in more revenue apiece than any other in America. USA TODAY reports.
US crude oil has plummeted in recent months. "Fast Money" traders discussed how to trade the low price environment.
Matt Sallee of Tortoise Capital Advisors looks at where strength lies in the energy sector.
HOUSTON, March 12- The United Steelworkers union and oil companies have reached a tentative deal to end the largest U.S. refinery strike in 35 years, the labor group and people familiar with the negotiations said on Thursday. "We salute the solidarity exhibited by our membership," said USW International President Leo Gerard. Lead industry negotiator Royal Dutch...
"Halftime Report" trader Joe Terranova has an interesting oil trade in the face of the commodity's drop.
Remember the infamous "taper tantrum" of 2013? You should.
With the same winter chill boosting demand for home heating, U.S. heating oil futures jumped 6 percent as refineries, including the region's largest in Philadelphia, curtailed production, threatening a supply squeeze. Delta Air Lines Inc's 185,000- barrel-per-day refinery in Trainer, Pennsylvania, appeared to be hit hardest. Intelligence group Genscape...
Feb 20- At least three refineries that account for more than two-thirds of the U.S. East Coast's output experienced significant disruptions on Friday due to single-digit temperatures that sent the entire Northeast into a deep freeze. Delta Air Lines Inc's 185,000- barrel-per-day refinery in Trainer, Pennsylvania, appeared to be hit hardest.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan gives you the oil outlook from the frontlines...Houston. Plus, a surprising development in Googleland.
Even if Thursday doesn't start a rally, "Fast Money" traders see opportunities in the current oil environment.
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
HOUSTON, Feb 6- A strike by U.S. refinery workers appears set to widen late Saturday night to 11 plants as walkouts have been scheduled at BP Plc refineries in Indiana and Ohio, a BP spokesman said on Friday night, the sixth day of the strike. Stoppages by hourly workers represented by the United Steelworkers union are scheduled to begin at 11:59 p.m. local time on...