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The U.S. economy "looks healthy and is in pretty good shape" compared with other developed countries, despite data showing cooling growth in the first quarter, hedge fund investor Barton Biggs told CNBC Friday
Stocks closed near their best level in thin trading Thursday, with the S&P rallying to 1,400, as hopes for further stimulus from the Federal Reserve seemed to overshadow worries over the jobs market and some tepid earnings reports.
“When you think about it just from a fiscal standpoint, the developed markets, the large markets, look kind of scary and the growth markets actually look pretty appealing from a risk perspective,” Jon Beinner said.
In his first interview in two years, Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein told CNBC Wednesday, "We haven't gotten everything right in how we deal with the public."
The Standard & Poor's 500 will still hit 1500 by the end of this year, despite recent market volatility, Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman Jim O'Neill told CNBC Wednesday.
Stocks closed mixed Tuesday, ending off their session highs, as euphoria from this morning's earnings reports faded and as tech giant Apple slumped, weighing on the the Nasdaq.
Several reports are pointing to a weaker-than-expected quarter for Apple’s iPhone sales ahead of the tech giant's earnings, raising further worries for the company's stock that already is down sharply in just a few weeks.
Apple’s recent selloff has some experts recommending investors buy on the dips, but skeptics say the decline—coupled with Tuesday's earnings report—could be the beginning of a bigger slide for the tech giant.
"I have no idea how Wal-Mart operates but I do know how Mexico operates," former foreign minister Jorge Castaneda told CNBC's Squawk on the Street Monday.
Adobe hopes to capture a new generation of creative professionals with the release of its latest software package, Shantanu Narayen, Adobe Systems president and chief executive, told CNBC Monday.
Stocks pared their early gains to finish mixed Friday, but the Dow and S&P still ended higher for the week, propelled by some robust earnings and encouraging news from the euro zone.
Despite upcoming releases, one analyst believes Apple’s competition may drive its value down.
Stocks eased off their worst levels but still finished lower Thursday, following a volatile start, as investors remained on edge after some disappointing economic reports and amid jitters in the euro zone.
Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman told CNBC Thursday that the bank's strong first-quarter earnings made him more skeptical about a possible ratings downgrade by Moody's Investors Service.
Mobile phones allow consumers to have "a mall in their pocket;" eBay allows them to pay for the goods they buy, CEO John Donahoe told CNBC Thursday.
Priceline.com is profiting from the old adage that good things come to those who wait, offering last-minute hotel and car bookers ways to get discounts through its mobile application.
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Despite earnings disappointments and some wobbling by Apple, technology stocks remain the market's bedrock and likely safety valve should a summer swoon hit.
Citigroup's chief U.S. equity strategist Tobias Levkovich said he is now more cautious about the stock market, "not because markets are up, but because our sentiment model is showing complacency," he told CNBC Wednesday.
There was a great piece today in the Wall Street Journal about the recent Instagram takeover by Facebook. The upshot? Facebook’s board wasn’t consulted about the $1 billion deal until the last minute and was basically presented with a fait accompli.
Jim Cramer is host of CNBC's "Mad Money" and co-anchor of the 9 a.m. ET hour of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."
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Rick Santelli joined CNBC Business News as an on-air editor in 1999, reporting live from the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade.
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