If the jobs report comes in strong on Friday, it could lead to a selloff of U.S. Treasurys that day, said a chief U.S. economist.» Read More
The Fed can't spark a recovery in housing by itself because mortgage rates don't predict where home prices are going, economist Robert Shiller told CNBC.
A new way to invest in the housing recovery went public on Thursday. Realogy, which owns the Century 21 brand, went public on Thursday.
Yum! Brands surged nearly 9 percent after its earnings report showed no major drop off in business in China. But analysts see margin pressure looming.
Joe Feldman of the Telsey Advisory Group came away from Wal-Mart’s annual analyst and investor meeting enthusiastic about the stock and its plans to offer same-day shipping.
Apple has tumbled nearly 10 percent from its all-time high amid a batch of negative headlines, but some analysts say investors should buy on the pullback.
Once the dregs of the U.S. economy, beleaguered mortgage banks are becoming more attractive as the home sector claws back from a depression, an analyst said Monday.
Start-up companies may be more reluctant to go public after the volatility that has hit stocks like Groupon, Zynga and Facebook following their initial public offerings, according to two venture capitalists and Groupon co-founders.
There’s room in the tablet market for more than just one device, Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Monday.
Layaway provides a lure for customers who might not have cash on hand to pay for holiday presents. But the service can also make it harder for retailers to manage inventory, and some customers never pay off their contracts. Sears Holdings weighs in on why the rewards outweigh the risks.
"I have access to first-hand information," one member of the invite-only investing group AAPL Sanity said. "In fact, I usually get it a lot sooner than people might get it sifting through the analyst blogs and noise out there."
Although the September jobs report was encouraging, job growth remains “lackluster” and is unlikely to change the Federal Reserve’s thinking on interest rates, Jan Hatzius, Goldman Sachs’ chief U.S. economist, told CNBC Friday.
Stocks ended in positive territory Thursday, with the S&P 500 finishing higher for a fourth-straight session, after some encouraging comments by ECB President Mario Draghi and as investors looked ahead to the monthly government jobs report.
Struggling small businesses and a stagnant job market cannot wait for Washington policymakers to remedy what ails the U.S. economy, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Thursday.
Hewlett-Packard is in the early stages of a turnaround plan that will take four to five years, company CEO Meg Whitman told CNBC during an interview in which she asserted that the company is not too big.
With a new start-up planning to give away wireless data for free, wireless carriers may be in for a big wake-up call.
Kyle Bass, who famously made a fortune shorting the subprime market before the housing market collapse, is worried that there's too much debt in the world.
Are the markets running out of steam? My bet is that absent European drama, pullbacks will be shallow.
Google shares hit a fresh all-time high on Tuesday, catapulting the company to become the second most valuable tech company briefly, but one analyst sees a troubling long-term trend for the search giant.
Third-quarter earnings season, which will kick off with Alcoa's report set for next Tuesday, is bringing out the inner bear of one noted bull.
IKEA isn’t just for college students looking to furnish their dorm rooms on the cheap, Mike Ward IKEA USA president told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Monday.
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