With stocks at new highs, one strategist pointed out that even if equities went into a "bear market"—which he's not predicting—they'd still be higher than last year's June lows.» Read More
While News Corp.’s decision to split itself into two separate companies within the next 12 months would force some investors to sell their shares in the company, many see this announcement as a plus for the stock’s value, said David Joyce, a senior media analyst at Miller + Tabek.
U.S. stock index futures held their losses Thursday, following the jobless claims and GDP data and amid skepticism that European leaders would overcome their differences to form a solution to tackle the ongoing debt crisis.
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Stocks finished higher in relatively thin trading Wednesday, led by the energy sector and following a pair of better-than-expected economic reports, but investors remained cautious ahead of the two-day EU summit later this week.
Despite Moody's recent downgrade of Wall Street banks, Gerard Cassidy, bank analyst at RBC Capital, says US banks are "strong" and will soon be paying more to investors.
Jim Skinner McDonald's outgoing CEO told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” that the best is yet to come despite a slowdown in the U.S. and Europe.
With the nation awaiting a landmark ruling, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor told CNBC that “we need to repeal” President Barack Obama’s health care reform.
Rep. Spencer Bachus (R-AL) was on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” this morning discussing the financial services industry in the wake of JPMorgan’s trading losses.
Troubles in the U.S., particularly relating to the weak employment picture, pose a bigger threat to makers than the European debt crisis, Goldman Sachs strategist Jim O'Neill told CNBC.
Oil prices are set to soften further this week after data showed a slowdown in business activity from Europe to the U.S. and China reflecting continued deterioration in the global economy, according to CNBC's weekly survey of oil market sentiment. Middle East tensions and the U.S. hurricane season may limit the declines.
One day after the market’s second-worst session of the year, two portfolio managers shared their best ideas for finding value in a volatile market with CNBC's “Squawk Box.”
Fidelity's John Carlson says there's still plenty of opportunity to diversify with emerging market debt, for which the China slowdown is less of a drag.
Bob Brown, Fidelity's bond group president, says with rates unlikely to rise anytime soon and US growth weak, the safe-have, flight-to-quality argument remains sound — even if your're tired of hearing it.
The current slight market rally will be over by the end of July or early August, notedly bearish strategist Bob Janjuah told CNBC Thursday.
Trian Fund Management’s founder and CEO Nelson Peltz cites Lazard as his top pick of global management and advisory service companies.
"Those were strong words," said one pro. "It’s like saying one more weak report, one more hiccup in Europe, one more something, and they’re ready to go."
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Stocks finished mixed Monday after wavering in a tight range for most of the session as ongoing worries over Spain overshadowed results of the weekend's Greek elections and as investors hesitated to jump in ahead of the FOMC meeting.
Despite all its troubles and turmoil, Europe is setting up as a great chance for investors looking for some cheap land and unique deals, developer Donald Trump told CNBC.
Even with the U.S. jobs report souring the market earlier this week, Laurence Fink, CEO of BlackRock, affirmed his view that investors should stick with stocks rather than bonds.
Kernen is co-anchor of "Squawk Box,"and is based in CNBC's global headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
Based at CNBC's global headquarters, Quick is co-anchor of "Squawk Box," CNBC's signature morning program.
Sorkin is a co-anchor of "Squawk Box," a financial columnist for the New York Times and the editor of NYT's DealBook.