Treasurys rose after two days of losses as softer-than expected US data rekindled the view that the Fed could pause in reducing its asset buying.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a lower open ahead of retail sales data and earnings from PepsiCo.
Winter weather probably took a bite out of January's retail sales, while jobless claims data may also be affected.
The Fed chair's first testimony before Congress is the big event for markets in the week ahead, as traders sift through economic data.
It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Not only are these top bosses the best in the business, their company's stock is worth considering, too, Cramer said.
A year ago, Berkowitz formally attempted to simultaneously manage both a hedge and mutual fund. So far, so good.
A number of players managed to top the stock index with smart stock-picking or distressed investing nonetheless. The big winners?
Here are five ways the Fed has expanded its influence over the past century.
Ralph Nader has fought many battles against powerful interests and now says it's time for investors to band together to fight corporations.
U.S. stocks surged on Monday as Wall Street tried to measure what's ahead for stimulus.
Monday's midday movers:
There's at least one big thing for Wall Street to deal with before the Christmas holiday: the Fed.
Companies are making headlines before the bell Monday.
"When I go around to my fellow CEOs, people are frightened about whether you want to invest in the United States," he said.
American International Group is selling aircraft leasing business to AerCap in a cash-and-stock deal valued at approximately $5.4 billion.
AIG is in talks with AerCap about a $5 billion sale of its aircraft leasing unit, sources familiar with the talks said Thursday.
"Dilbert" creator Scott Adams visited this week, bringing custom characters for hosts Joe Kernen, Becky Quick and Andrew Ross Sorkin.
Hedge fund managers are riding their best stock ideas as long as possible and but overall returns continue to lag.