Rounding up all the earnings news investors should be keeping an eye on, including Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley preparing to report Q1 data on Thursday, with CNBC's Melissa Lee, Kate Kelly and Dominic Chu.» Read More
Saudi Arabia has handed out about $37 billion, while Oman, Bahrain, Libya and Kuwait have boosted domestic spending up to 4 percent of GDP. The result is the sovereign wealth funds are less able to invest overseas.
Beyond the devastating loss of life and livelihoods, why should we care about the impact of these Australian natural disasters? The answer is simple, and very clear on the rioting streets of Egypt: commodity price inflation.
PIMCO calls the situation in the global economy and markets the "new normal," marked by uncertainty and risk. Do you feel like you're living in a "new normal?" Share your opinion in our poll.
If you were allowed and could make money doing it, would you invest in Iran? Share your opinion.
Kish is a desert island in the Persian Gulf that has been transformed into a tourist wonderland — for Iranians. It's clean, the shopping is cheap because it's a free-trade zone and there are dedicated beaches for men and women, making it one of only a couple of beach destinations in the Islamic Republic.
Should US companies be allowed to do business in Iran through foreign subsidiaries? Share your opinion.
Are sanctions a good way to stop a country from doing something? Share your opinion.
Should IPO proceeds go back to the taxpayers? How should the IPO be structured? What does the future hold for the automaker? We cover it all in this special report.
Is there an easier solution to fixing the economy? Should we look at cutting military benefits? Taxing religious property? Selling national park land? Share your opinion.
Every good movie is filled with drama and plot twists, not unlike the economy right now. And every good movie must have a great soundtrack. So, if you had to create a soundtrack for the economy right now, which song would lead the way? Share your opinion.
Share your opinion in our poll.
The proposal by some state governments to tax carbonated soft drinks hurts the relationship between business and government, Indra Nooyi, CEO and chairman of Pepsico told CNBC Wednesday.
Eventually, everyone will be the star of his or her own reality TV show, Mark Burnett, the executive producer of the reality show The Apprentice, hosted by Donald Trump, told CNBC Monday.
Google, the world’s largest search engine, will continue to dominate Facebook in search capabilities and expand in many areas over the next few years, analyst Steven Weinstein told CNBC Friday.
Save in flush times, so there’s cash when things head south. That’s the philosophy of Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer, whose “Big Sky” state has an unemployment rate of 7.3 percent and a budget surplus of $351 million.
Even if you’re on the "staycation" plan this year, your investments can land in exotic places—like Brazil, Indonesia and Mexico—and yield attractive returns in their emerging market bonds.
Banking on investment-grade corporate bonds, not for the investor who likes quick returns, is just right the CD, Treasury or agency buyer, they fit the bill, a fixed-income specialist told CNBC Thursday.
Where's your best bet for investing in bonds right now? We take a look at the options.
Investing in municipal bonds, or munis, has plusses and minuses, a Vanguard manager told CNBC Wednesday, but overall he recommends putting money in select ones.