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Stocks closed near session highs in volatile trading Monday, led by financials and energy, amid hopes for coordinated action from euro zone policymakers to contain the region's debt crisis.
Although one analyst has lowered the price target for Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, he is keeping his 'outperform' rating on the stocks due to their historically low valuations.
Boeing's plan to produce 10 Dreamliner wide-bodied airplanes a month through 2013 is "going to be a stretch," Citigroup defense analyst Jason Gursky told CNBC.
Neil Hennessy, The Hennessy Funds, and Peter Coleman, JMP Securities, discuss how investors should be positioning themselves as major averages rally on Monday.
When gold sells off, speculation often ensues about hedge fund liquidating positions in ETFs as the likely culprit—or inevitable victim. Maybe not this time. While futures have plunged $250 in three days, gold ETF holdings have held steady.
“It should be taken seriously because it’s a new sign that [Warren Buffett] is acknowledging that he’s not going to be [at Berkshire] forever, and that he’s letting go of the reins a bit,” author Alice Schroeder said.
Even before last week's stock-market sell-off—the biggest losing streak in three years—large-cap stocks were getting thumped, despite analysts' and money managers' claims they're among the best bets. But the record tells a different story.
The euro has been taking it on the chin lately - and there is more to come, says this strategist.
Mark McKechnie, analyst at ThinkEquity LLC, discusses whether Amazon can take a bite out of Apple with its new tablet.
Boeing finally hands over the keys to its first 787 Dreamliner jet, three years behind it's original schedule. The stock is up about 3.5% over that time. Jim McNerney, Boeing chairman & CEO, provides insight with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Gold has lost 10% of its value in the past month. Fund manager and market bear Marc Faber tells CNBC prices are headed lower, with James Altucher, Formula Capital; Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital; and Daniel Dicker, TheStreet.com.
How much do you know about retirement and savings?
This is not your parents' retirement — or your grandparents' for that matter. Chances are, you'll be working long past age 65, if you can find a job. And you'll probably also be worried about having enough money to finally stop working.
Think of saving for retirement as a second job. If you work hard at achieving some of your goals, you're more likely to outlive your savings.
Because the recent financial crisis has drastically reduced the value of their retirement accounts, as well as the equity in their homes, half of workers plan to remain employed after they retire, mostly in part-time jobs, a recent survey shows.
Taxes can drag on wealth creation and preservation, so it's important to make sure you have the right assets assigned to your investment and retirement accounts .
Conventional wisdom says it's best to pay off your mortgage before retirement, but given the low-interest rate environment, and the need to preserve cash in an unstable economy, that strategy is no longer absolute.
It's back to the future as Congress tussles over a continuing resolution to fund the government. Here's how to trade on the brinkmanship.
Futures climbed Monday as stocks rebound from sharp declines last week fueled by concerns over a double-dip recession, with speculation of a rate cut by the ECB mounting in Europe.
An outlook on the demand for oil and advice on investing in markets and currencies, with Carl Larry, Blue Ocean Brokerage; Joseph Trevisani, FX Solutions and Michael Dudas, Sterne Agee.