• On Second Thought, Maybe Tapering Won't Be So Bad Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 3:49 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City.

    Wall Street came back from the long weekend with a rosier view about possible tapering by the Federal Reserve. Here's why.

  • 3 Top Sectors for Stocks: Pro Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    Three sectors appear poised for continued gains, Bessemer Trust's Rebecca Patterson says.

  • Where’s the Value In the Market? Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 12:40 PM ET

    As stocks climb, the CNBC "Fast Money" traders reveal where they're looking next.

  • 'Lion's Share' of Stock Gains Still Ahead: Altman Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 8:57 AM ET
    Roger Altman in 2012

    The stock market may have seen most of its gains for 2013, but there's still money to be made in the next three to five years, Roger Altman tells CNBC.

  • Tech Stocks Are 'Where Cash Goes to Die': Fund Pro Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 6:13 AM ET
    Apple's flagship New York store.

    The "bulbous" cash piles held by Apple and other large tech companies makes them a poor investment, Bill Smead, of Smead Capital Management, told CNBC.

  • Why Goldman Sees Big Turnaround in China Stocks Tuesday, 28 May 2013 | 1:52 AM ET

    Chinese equities have repeatedly disappointed investors in recent months, but U.S. investment bank Goldman Sachs remains optimistic that the laggard will deliver solid returns this year.

  • James Bullard

    Inflation needs to move closer to target before the Federal Reserve shifts towards a tapering of its bond purchase program, James Bullard told CNBC.

  • What Central Bankers Can Learn From Volatile Markets Friday, 24 May 2013 | 3:35 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke

    One thing the world's central bankers can take away from this week's market volatility: They need to do a better job of communicating.

  • Japan’s Nikkei Goes on Wild Ride for Second Day Friday, 24 May 2013 | 2:08 AM ET
    Pedestrian are reflected in an electronic stock board in Tokyo, Japan, on Friday, May 24, 2013.

    Japan's stock market witnessed a second-straight day of heightened volatility on Friday, swinging from gains of 3 percent to deep losses before bouncing back again.

  • Bear Doug Kass ‘Staying the Course’ Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 1:22 PM ET

    Doug Kass maintains his bearish outlook.

  • Does Asia Slump Signal US Bump or Correction? Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 8:54 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures point to a sharply lower opening Thursday, following the 7.3 percent sell-off in Japan's Nikkei stock average. Market pros look at what's next.

  • 'Tectonic Plate Shift' for Markets on Fed Fears Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 1:41 AM ET

    Japanese stocks plunged 9 percent off intraday highs on Thursday as weak Chinese data added to growing fears that the U.S. Federal Reserve may withdraw its bond buying sooner than expected.

  • China’s Economic Outlook Just Keeps Getting Worse Thursday, 23 May 2013 | 12:47 AM ET

    The unexpected contraction in China's factory activity in May has heightened the risk of a further slowdown in the second quarter, after the economy grew at its slowest pace in three years over January to March, said economists.

  • ‘Summer Wobble’ Could Hit Stocks: Pro Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    A strong employment number in early June could trigger a stock market correction, Paul Richards of UBS says.

  • Even a 'Bear Market' Won't Test 2012 Stock Lows Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 11:30 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    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.

  • Rallies End Sometime, but This One May Not End Soon Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 7:34 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Market rallies have to end sometime for sure, but history suggests the current one, despite its seemingly bloated nature, doesn't have to end soon.

  • Bank of Japan to Bond Markets: We Hear You Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 6:06 AM ET
    Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, Japan

    The Bank of Japan ended a two-day meeting on Wednesday with a decision to leave monetary policy unchanged and a promise to monitor volatile bond markets.

  • Dow to 20,000 by 2020, CIO Says Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 5:55 PM ET

    The stock rally could continue through the end of the decade, Seth Masters of Bernstein Global Wealth Management says.

  • A 'Great Rotation'? More Like 'Gradual': Goldman Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 6:48 AM ET

    Calls earlier in the year for a "great rotation" into stocks from fixed income may have been a little premature, but Goldman Sachs' replacement for Jim O'Neill says there will be a "gradual rotation".

  • Goldman Sachs: This Rally Will Last Until 2015 Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 4:39 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs has upgraded its target for the S&P 500, forecasting it will climb a further 5 percent to 1750 by year-end, from an initial estimate of 1625.

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