The packaged food company is at risk of seeing its volumes decline unless it starts to increase advertising spending again, says one pro.
There have been concerns over the pace of the housing recovery--and a related field, home improvement--following the rise in rates.
Twitter went abuzz Friday with chatter that the improbable campaign to get Larry Summers named the next Federal Reserve chairman may well be succeeding.
After months of reading headlines that John Paulson's perspective on gold had not changed we suddenly read that he cut his holdings significantly.
What happens if you haven't been raising cash during the previous run-up and have precious little left with which to buy?
What is fair value for the 10-year Treasury? That's the big question for the moment, but nobody knows. What's the right interest rate?
Three weeks after being indicted, SAC Capital is prepared for another round of investor redemptions that could drain nearly all its outside assets by year's end.
Happy Friday. One of our friends here at CNBC, Herb Greenberg, has left the building (if only for a little while), which adds to the necessity of the morning six-pack.
Yes, it is all about "me me me" and kids today say, "You know what? That's not such a bad thing." Here's why.
The automaker, facing numerous complaints and a class-action lawsuit, is lowering the mileage estimate for its C-Max hybrid crossover vehicle.
Pro trader Kenny Polcari on what the weak results from Macy's and Cisco really say about the consumer and market in general.
To coincide with the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, some Virgin Atlantic flights operated by Little Red will offer live entertainment by comedians.
Markets are dealing with two issues. First, the 10-year Treasury yield is at a two-year high. Second, we are not seeing the anticipated Q3 growth.
In the latest round in the best show in finance, Icahn says nothing's wrong with activist investing. But something is wrong with Ackman.
The problem may be as old as the earth itself, but the increase in activity is new. The rush to reason why has put scientists, engineers and real estate developers at odds.
Coal miners have been showing signs of life after getting hammered all year, and bullish traders are now focusing on Alpha Natural Resources.
Warren Buffett may be regarded as one of the greatest investors of all time, but the stocks his company holds have been not so great this quarter.
Weekly jobless claims have been on an inexorable path lower this summer. So have paychecks.
A lean supply of homes for sale is boosting confidence among U.S. home builders, according to a monthly sentiment survey from the National Association of Home Builders.
U.S. data is whipsawing Treasury yields. Yet the real story may be retail, where two giants guided lower for the rest of the year.