Stocks finished in positive territory after wavering much of the afternoon and trading lower earlier, as the dollar rose for a third day ahead of a meeting of G20 leaders beginning Thursday. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.
Stocks wavered in mid-afternoon trading Wednesday, as the Dow slipped back into negative territory, although off the lows of the session. The dollar rose for a third day. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.
ETFs are “very successful” and were in fact “victims” during the May 6 flash crash, said Ben Fulton, managing director at Invesco PowerShares. He shared his insights and responded to critics of exchange-traded funds.
Stocks fell as positive economic news on jobs and the trade deficit sent the dollar higher for a third day. Boeing and Pfizer fell, while Chevron and BofA rose.
Stocks slid Wednesday, despite news of an unexpected drop in US jobless claims and a narrowing of the trade deficit. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his outlook.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.
Along with the early arrival of "Black Friday" circulars, the winding down of 2010 means it is once again time to rethink and revise retirement planning for the year ahead. Here are notable risks to be aware of. ...A report from TheStreet.
Asia is emerging as a major global consumer market, and should be no longer regarded solely as the world’s sourcing and production center, said Bruce Rockowitz, president of leading Walmart supplier Li & Fung on CNBC Tuesday.
The United States should tax purchases of yen, yuan and euro used to import goods from those three economies. Set it at about 40 percent until the Gang of Three agrees to acceptable exchange rate reforms.
Consumers may be planning to spend less on gifts overall this holiday season, but that frugality seemingly won’t apply when it comes to consumer electronics.
One final thought drawn Shahien Nasiripour's 4,000 word HuffPo opus on the Fed. Nasiripour points out that the Fed's mandate is "maximum employment, stable prices, and moderate long-term interest rates."
Why wait for Black Friday? Sears isn't. The retailer will be open its Sears stores from 7 am. until noon on Thanksgiving, according a leaked Black Friday circular obtained by CNBC.com.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
Emergency unemployment benefit claims have tracked Wal-Mart’s stock fairly closely over the last two years.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
As the tech titan rolls out Kinect on Thursday, early signs are showing that the gamble was a wise one.
Although retailers are expected to report monthly sales gains that are below last year's levels, there are still expected to be some bright spots in the report that bode well for the upcoming Christmas holiday shopping season.
Stocks were mixed following several positive economic reports, and a day after Republicans won many seats in races nationwide and took control of the House. Lawrence Glazer, managing director at Mayflower Advisors, and Bill Smead, CEO and CIO of Smead Capital Management, shared their outlooks.
Setting an encouraging tone for the upcoming holiday season, retail sales in October continued the momentum that was seen in the prior month, according to a report by MasterCard Advisors' SpendingPulse.
Say good-bye to Intuitive Surgical and Express Scripts and hello to these momentum names.