We are starting 2013 on a bit of a high note, The Mercadien Group's Ken Kamen said. Here are some macro themes that make him very optimistic.
Despite flagging consumer sentiment and a shrinking paycheck for most, Gilt Groupe's chairman sees opportunity for luxury brands as the 1 percent continues to spend.
Some stocks that investors had given up for dead are finding new life in the current market rally.
As telecommunications carriers prepare for fourth-quarter earnings, the Federal Reserve's low interest rates are proving a "double-edged sword."
Find out what Wall Street was saying about Apple, Citigroup, Bank of America, and Boeing in this week’s CNBC.com Stock Blog roundup.
A new book takes a look at Facebook's innovation culture and offers readers and entrepreneurs lessons they can learn from the company and its CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg.
When President Obama celebrates his second inauguration, he will be toasted during lunch with Korbel Champagne Cellars in Sonoma County.
When a stock makes a large-percentage move, it is often just the start of a new major trend — a trend that can lead to huge profits. TheStreet.com reports.
One earnings theme that is emerging: In the absence of clear top-line growth, companies are emphasizing what they can control — costs and capital expenditures.
His titles, his awards and his legacy, are mostly gone. Not even his confessional to Oprah can bring them back. Lance is done - or is he?
How long will the public put up with banks getting free money from the central bank?
Here are four mistakes your business clients should avoid in managing business credit.
The transcripts of FOMC minutes from 2007 have just been released. They show what was on the minds of central bankers as the U.S. marched toward the crisis.
Rolls-Royce, long considered the ultimate ultra-luxury car, is more popular than ever before.
Universities, facing declining enrollment, say they can't keep raising tuition at current rates. So, why aren't parents cheering?
If a "bang moment" approaches, like a surge in interest rates, it will likely catch markets complacent and desensitized, Michael Farr says.
The CFPB has new rules for home loans, but they aren't as tight as they look.
As federal regulators and banks argue over new lending standards, one important fact about the housing market goes largely overlooked: More than 20 million American homeowners own their homes outright.
Brands are turning to the fail-safe solution for drawing attention: big-name celebrities.
BATS (the third largest stock exchange) reported that they overcharged members $420,000 from 2008 to 2012 for certain orders. This is not a confidence-builder for electronic trading.