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The clock is ticking on tax rules that may change on January 1, 2013 and could impact the way parents contribute to a college education.
The overwhelming number of content providers in media and technology makes strategic partnerships an attractive option — without the need for fierce battles with the competition, CC Media CEO Bob Pittman told CNBC’s “Power Lunch.”
A top Congressional Republican expressed skepticism on Thursday about how much the Federal Reserve can do with a new round of to bolster the economy and spur hiring, adding that it underscored how uncertain conditions really are.
With more Federal Reserve stimulus coming and central banks around the world turning into buyers, gold prices have room to run higher, Barrick Gold CEO Jamie Sokalsky said Tuesday.
Michael Lewis, acclaimed author of "Boomerang," "The Big Short," "Moneyball" and "The Blind Side," was given exclusive access for six months with President Obama. Lewis wrote an in-depth profile on the president for Vanity Fair's October issue. He discussed his experience on CNBC's "Power Lunch" and at length off-air.
The dispute between Israel and the U.S. over how to deal with Iran’s nuclear program picked up new momentum Monday, with Israel's Finance Minister weighing in on the push to draw "red lines" that Iran's nuclear program would not be able to cross.
Stocks rallied to close near session highs Friday after Bernanke reiterated that there is further room for the central bank to act.
Stocks eased off their worst levels to end mostly flat in another thin session Monday, but still remained around four-year highs, lifted by gains in techs.
Minutes after New York State’s Department of Financial Services announced a $340 million settlement with British bank Standard Chartered for doing business in Iran, the main lobby group pushing for increased sanctions against anyone doing business with the Islamic Republic issued a statement of its own.
Commodities Futures and Exchange Commission (CFTC) commissioner Bart Chilton is calling for an insurance fund to protect futures customers.
The Congressman responsible for writing many of the U.S. sanctions against Iran lashed out about London-based Standard Chartered’s business with the Islamic Republic and the negative reaction from Britain to the impact of U.S. sanctions on British banks.
Stocks staged a strong comeback from their lows Monday, with the Dow posting a triple-digit recovery, but all three major indexes still finished in the red amid fresh worries over the euro zone.
Stocks closed higher for a third-straight session in choppy trading Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting its best level since May.
The London Whale Gone Rogue narrative laid out by JPMorgan Chase on Friday is already starting to unravel.
The state, which actually slid from third in 2011, still ranked high in several key categories, such as workforce, technology and transportation.
Telecommunications, the best performing sector in the first half of the year, surged on Monday to trade at levels unseen since June 2008. Although Verizon Communications and AT&T are the biggest players in the sector, they may not be the best bet for investors.
Flipboard CEO Mike McCue shot down rumors Monday that his company was for sale, but added he would "never say never to an acquisition," and also said that he sees his company and Twitter working closer together.
John Hofmeister, founder and CEO of the nonprofit Citizens for Affordable Energy and Shell Oil’s former U.S. CEO, tells CNBC that looming EU sanctions aimed at punishing Iran for continuing its nuclear program will be “a non-event.”
Although changes to money market funds since 2010 have made them more transparent and stable, SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro told CNBC that there are structural weaknesses still to be addressed.
Kicking off the annual conference in Chicago, Franklin Templeton's star fund manager Michael Hasenstab says active mutual funds can still outperform the market, despite suggestions otherwise.
Herera is a founding member of CNBC, helping to launch the network in 1989. She is co-anchor of "Power Lunch."
Mathisen is a co-anchor on CNBC's "Power Lunch" and is also the Vice President for Strategic Editorial Initiatives at CNBC. Mathisen also co-anchors "Nightly Business Report produced by CNBC,"