The VIX is close to its lowest levels of the year. Much of that is attributed to Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke's offensive to convince the markets that no rate hikes are imminent.
Confidence among the nation's home builders in July jumped to the highest level since January of 2006, according to a monthly index from the National Association of Home Builders.
Earnings are flowing in the financials, and traders are looking for more upside in JPMorgan Chase.
The dramatic fall in gold prices in recent months came a lot faster than technical analysis predicted. Now, the charts show it will take much more to reverse bullion's downtrend.
In a video clip for an online course on philanthropy, Warren Buffett says he follows Adam Smith's division of labor. "I make it and somebody else gives it away."
While few analysts are betting the struggling department store chain will be one of the major winners this season, many think it now may start to show signs of life.
Nadav Baum watches the stock market averages race higher while his clients feel as though they've not been along for the ride. It's a price they're willing to pay.
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China's gross domestic product was a "perfect" number. Almost makes you suspicious, doesn't it?
In the latest NetNet TV debate, John Carney, Jeff Cox, Patti Domm and Cadie Thompson sound off on earnings and what really matters.
A decade after the Toyota Prius became a hit as the first hybrid to attract large numbers of buyers, sales of the popular car need a charge.
With Chevy Volt sales lagging and inventory backing up, General Motors is offering up to $5,000 cashback in hopes of spurring greater sales.
Ford, Amazon, Subway, the History Channel, Lowe's and V8 are the "buzziest" brands in the United States, according to the latest bi-annual list from YouGov's BrandIndex.
Did someone know something early in Leap Wireless?
Recent talk of tapering might have spooked markets, but this economist argues that the US Fed is moving in exactly the direction equity investors want.
Coors Light kick-starts a new way to keep your beer cold, donating $10,000 to an entrepreneurs Kickstarter project to help get it off the ground.
The resolution of a recent rate-setting scandal points up that banks lack the context and culture to work on an honor system.
Longtime economic bear David Rosenberg thinks the economy is on the road to recovery, but there's a catch: Fed missteps could yet spoil the journey.
The record of activist investor's running pension funds is not exactly good news for ordinary investors.
Nomura bear Bob Janjuah believes he knows the reason why the Fed will begin pulling back its easing program, and it's not about anything directly related to the economy.