Investors are positioned defensively in Asia, because of challenges in the region such as China's transition, says Andrew Swan, head of Asian equities at BlackRock.» Read More
Given the Swiss National Bank's pegging or linking their currency to the EUR at 1.2000 (+10% from spot), the market is now starting to believe there is a possibility that the Bank of Japan will do something similar with the Japanese yen.
The Fast Money traders with the play on Goldman's downgrade of Dunkin Brands.
The Fast Money traders take a look at what's behind the market sell-off and CNBC's Steve Liesman, Steve Cortes, Patty Edwards, and Brian Kelly weigh in on where the economic safe havens are.
Coffee used to be black-ish water cowboys cooked over an open fire. Now it's dressed up in more bling than a Vegas showgirl and can cost the price of a meal. This new world of coffee has made Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz a wealthy and powerful man. Tonight, he hopes to leverage that position and add a jolt of espresso to the American economy.
European stocks hit another downdraft in the past two days on the realization that the northern European electorate is balking at even the current level of bailouts, let alone discussion of a closer fiscal union.
Jamie Cox, Harris Financial Group, managing partner, and Scott Richter, Fifth Third Asset Management, portfolio manager share insight into the height of Wall Street's "fear index," and how a European debt concern is fueling global sell offs.
Futures tumbled sharply Tuesday following the Labor Day weekend amid fears over global growth, despite a gain in European equities.
On Wednesday, investors will wait with bated breath for news from Germany again, where the Federal Constitutional Court has the power to make or break the fate of the euro zone.
People are scared to face the long-term prospect that equities might win, according to Robert Doll, BlackRock chief equity strategist, who also weighs in on Treasurys.
The markets are discounting a recession that isn't there, according to Ron Sloan, Invesco Core Investment Management senior portfolio manager.
Gold prices may reach $6,200 per ounce in a bull run which will “end all major bull markets,” Urs Gmuer, asset manager at Dolefin, a Swiss investment advice firm, told CNBC.
China's biggest jewelry chain plans to list soon on the Hong Kong stock exchange, leading analysts and investors to speculate over what kind of valuations it would bring and whether it would be oversubscribed.
This week's European Central Bank meeting will show whether the ECB can save the global economy. Here's how to get ready.
Want to skip the high management fees of a 401k? Opt to put your money in an IRA.
Stocks added to losses Friday as investors were reluctant to stay long ahead of a three-day weekend. The selloff followed a disappointing jobs report that showed employment growth halted in August, amplifying concerns over the health of the recovery.
Cramer says owning stocks is not the first step towards building wealth.
The week's top business news and investment advice, including telecom and retail picks, with CNBC's Oriel Morrison.
Between the stunningly bad jobs report and the mess in Europe, investors have more than their share of reasons to avoid risk. Here's how.
With bond interest rates at all-time-low yields to maturity, concerns about a double-dip recession are mounting and baby boomers are beginning to retire, so the need to generate income has become increasingly important and difficult to attain.
I read an interview in the German newsmagazine Spiegel with economic historian Hans-Joachim Voth. Voth has examined the history of 28 European countries over the last 90 years. His conclusion: "Austerity and anarchy are closely linked."