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  • 3 Years Later: Learning to Live With Flash Crashes Monday, 6 May 2013 | 8:02 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange before the closing bell May 6, 2010. The Dow plunged almost 1,000 points before closing down 347 on Greek debt fears.

    Rather than being simply a one-off event that Wall Street could dismiss as an aberration, the Flash Crash now looks like it was just the first warning shot.

  • Buffett: Right Now, Stocks Are Good, Bonds Are Bad Monday, 6 May 2013 | 6:41 AM ET
    Warren Buffett

    Warren Buffett tells CNBC's Becky Quick stocks will be going a "lot higher" in her lifetime but warns investors to stay away from bonds.

  • Do Young People Believe in Stocks? Monday, 6 May 2013 | 2:17 AM ET

    Millennials are more cautious about investing in the market than their parents. But they are also more knowledgeable about what to do with their money.

  • Buffett: 'Shot Heard Around the World' Coming Saturday, 4 May 2013 | 10:58 AM ET
    Warren Buffett at the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder's Meeting in Omaha, Nebraska.

    Warren Buffett said it will be "the shot heard around the world" when the Fed indicates it will stop buying financial assets or start selling from their now enormous $3.4 trillion balance sheet.

  • High-Frequency Trading Is 'Basically Evil': Munger Friday, 3 May 2013 | 1:48 PM ET
    Charlie Munger, Vice-Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway Corporation

    The events in Europe are a great example of bankers gone wild and you simply can't trust them, said Charlie Munger.

  • Advocates on both sides of the aisle want to lower the official corporate tax rate and the country's biggest companies are in favor, but how? NYT reports.

  • More Part-Time Jobs Ahead Under Obamacare: Critics Friday, 3 May 2013 | 12:27 PM ET
    Full-time and part-time openings at a restaurant.

    Companies will add more part-time jobs to avoid Obamacare's rule to provide health care benefits for full-time workers, say critics. In April, 278,000 part-time jobs were created.

  • Housing Recovery Shows Up In Job Gains Friday, 3 May 2013 | 11:44 AM ET

    Stronger housing means more jobs. When they feel more financially comfortable that comfort sends them out spending.

  • Job Growth Likely to Slow in 2013: Goldman Sachs Friday, 3 May 2013 | 11:28 AM ET
    Job seekers wait in line to meet with employers at the 25th Annual CUNY big Apple Job and Internship Fair at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City.

    Near-term deceleration will probably give way to strengthening next year, Goldman Chief Economist Jan Hatzius told "Squawk on the Street."

  • Stocks Soar on Jobs Data, but Economic Dangers Lurk Friday, 3 May 2013 | 10:48 AM ET

    A better-than-expected jobs report sent stocks soaring into record territory, relieving worst fears about the economy but still signaling that job growth has slowed.

  • Services Sector Growth Weakest in 9 Months Friday, 3 May 2013 | 10:05 AM ET
    Waitress Sheila Abramson at Langer's Delicatessen serves customers in Los Angeles, California.

    The pace of growth in the vast U.S. services sector slowed in April to its weakest pace in nine months, an industry report showed on Friday.

  • Back in Business: Jobs Picture Brightens in April Friday, 3 May 2013 | 9:34 AM ET

    Job creation accelerated in April, with the U.S. economy adding 165,000 new positions and the unemployment rate edging lower amid worries over a spring slowdown.

  • Forecasts Reveal Bleak Picture for Euro Zone Friday, 3 May 2013 | 5:55 AM ET

    The euro zone economy will shrink by 0.4 percent this year and grow 1.2 percent next year, the European Commission said on Friday, but the recovery is expected to be too slow to reduce joblessness.

  • ECB's Nowotny: Talk of Negative Rates Overblown Friday, 3 May 2013 | 3:34 AM ET

    The euro jumped against the dollar after ECB Governing Council Member Ewald Nowotny told CNBC on Friday that the markets over-interpreted Mario Draghi's comments on negative deposit rates.

  • Gartman: 'Obamacare' Stunting Job Growth Friday, 3 May 2013 | 2:36 AM ET

    Dennis Gartman, founder and editor of the Gartman Letter, believes the new Affordable Care Act (ACA) could be a key reason why businesses are reluctant to hire new workers.

  • More Weakness in China—Services Sector Slows Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 10:37 PM ET

    Expansion in China's services sector slowed in April, in line with slower factory activity and reinforcing views that recovery in the world's second-largest economy remains modest.

  • Obama Taps Pritzker, Froman for Economic Jobs Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 2:36 PM ET
    Penny Pritzker

    President Obama chooses longtime fundraiser Penny Pritzker as Commerce secretary and adviser Michael Froman as U.S. Trade Representative.

  • Payday Loans Cost Economy $1 Billion in 2011: Study Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 1:48 PM ET

    Payday loans cost the U.S. economy nearly $1 billion and thousands of jobs in 2011, while borrowers often face bankruptcy, according to a new report.

  • Investment Bank Bonanza: Best Year Since '02 Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 12:01 PM ET

    Despite regulatory pressure and the general negative public stigma, big American banks are doing better against their global competitors.

  • Markets Don't Want a Strong Economy: Bob Doll Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    Stock markets don't want a strong economy, but want a "decent" one said Bob Doll, chief equity strategist at Nuveen Asset Management.