CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Gold jumped $25 today, mostly on "position squaring," she reports. All eyes are now on tomorrow's jobs number and what that means to the taper.» Read More
Environmental groups are pressing for better regulation of companies that collect discarded electronic equipment in the US and sell it in developing countries.
Plus, Cramer makes the call on insurance, the autos, natural gas and more.
With demand for gasoline, and the ethanol that goes into it, expected to rise, oil companies are trying to benefit.
The commodity seems to be bottoming out, the Mad Money host says, and this company could benefit the most.
Plus, Cramer makes the call on banks, Bucyrus, natural gas and more.
The development of these sands in the Alberta region has also been sharply criticized by ecological groups, local communities and even Catholic bishops, for their impact on the environment, and their intensive use of both water and natural gas.
Peter Costa, president of Empire Executions, and Eric Cinnamond, money manager at Intrepid Capital Funds, told CNBC how investors can prepare their portfolios for the weekend.
Strategists Dean Curnutt, president of Macro Risk Advisors and Daniel Frishberg, chief investment strategist at Laffer Frishberg, said they are weary of the financial stocks.
We can make money by selling small cars in U.S. with our new global platform, said Alan Mulally, Ford Motor CEO.
Cramer explains why the market stalled today and what we need to go higher.
Thomas Skains, Chairman, President and CEO of Piedmont Natural Gas and Chairman, American Gas Association writes, "A key part of President Obama’s energy plan is a focus on significantly reducing current imports from the Middle East and Venezuela within the next 10 years. One of the ways to do this is by promoting the responsible domestic production of natural gas here in our own country."
In recessions investors tend to return to safe havens like government bonds, the US dollar, gold and consumer staple and drug stocks and cash flows out of what are considered more discretionary sectors.
Airplanes of the future may not look like George Jetson or Star Trek aircraft, but they'll be powered by anything from vegetable oil to algae.
This tiny U.S. ally is showing few signs of the world economic crisis, even as some of its Persian Gulf neighbors struggle with debt, stalled projects and the collapse in oil prices.
The world's largest natural gas company, Russia's Gazprom, has after years of attempts finally gotten a foothold in the U.S., the world's biggest gas market.
ConocoPhillips, the third-largest U.S. oil company, said Thursday that lower oil and natural-gas prices and significantly lower worldwide marketing margins are expected to hurt first-quarter results.
The White House's auto task force thinks that GM's latest offers to bond holders and auto workers will leave the company with too much debt and want the terms reduced even further, CNBC has learned.
Wagoner's resignation comes as the company awaits president Barack Obama's reports on efforts to save GM and Chrysler.
Cramer explains why the market's pause is right. Plus, calls on the banks, homebuilders and natural gas.