The Intrade market (www.intrade.com) is predicting that McCain is starting to pull away in the GOP race while Clinton and Obama are still neck-and-neck. See how the candidates stack up going into Super Tuesday...
Today's payroll numbers are in and this is the first month since August 2003 that the economy shed jobs instead of adding. Total non-farm payrolls fell by 17,000. On the flip side, December's meek increase was revised up from 18,000 to 82,000. So what is the underlying trend?
Our market specialists dig deep into Wall Street’s daily metrics, crunching the numbers to help you become smarter about the market so that you can make better investment decisions. By The Numbers details the daily drama, the winners and losers, how the day stacks up historically, and how the numbers can offer a glimpse of the future.
CNBC's Jane Wells reads the fine print of the Congressional Budget Office report and reveals the CBO broke the country into five tiers of wage earners. The top 20 percent pay nearly 93 percent of all income taxes, according to the report. At the same time, their incomes are growing far faster than everyone else.
Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 12:00 PM ET
Gold will go down as the worst trade of the year. Rick Rule, Sprott U.S. Holdings Chairman is sticking by the metal. He says for the fundamental investor, gold makes a great trade.
Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 1:27 PM ET
CNBC's Scott Cohn said Bernard Madoff "looked good" in their two-hour interview in January. Madoff said he "takes some comfort" in the fact that with his assistance, "all of my customers will recover their original investment principal."