Since the latest episode of extreme volatility in global markets, investors have shifted their interest from emerging markets to the U.S. and European stocks, says Amin Rajan, CEO of U.K.-based CREATE-Research.» Read More
Satellite imagery, used to track traffic at the parking lots of Wal-Mart stores, contributed to UBS's downgrade of the retailer's stock, retail analyst Neil Currie told CNBC Thursday.
Many pundits, including yours truly, have taken issue with Meredith Whitney's bold prediction on CBS's 60 Minutes that "you could see 50 sizeable defaults, 50 to 100 sizable defaults, more" of municipal bonds that "will amount to hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of defaults."...A report from TheStreet.
After appearing on "The Strategy Session" on Thursday, Judah Kraushaar, managing partner of Roaring Brook Capital, a hedge fund focused on U.S. mid-cap companies, continued the discussion off-air with David Faber, about what could hold back emerging markets.
Sure, Coca-Cola's stock price has put PespiCo.'s to shame in recent months. And the iconic beverage company has recently trumpeted its market share gains on its longtime soda pop rival in the carbonated beverage market, too.
Stocks ended mixed with the Dow snapping an eight-day winning streak as weak tech earnings weighed on the market. But hopes for a possible resolution to the political unrest in Egypt lifted equities off their intraday lows.
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Stocks remained moderately lower Thursday, but hopes for a possible resolution in Egypt to the political unrest helped equities pare earlier losses.
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Now-former CFO Howard Atkins' abrupt departure from the C suite of Wells Fargo on Tuesday could be the result of a personality conflict with his boss, CEO John Stumpf, according to industry observers. But investors aren't so sure. ...A report from TheStreet.
The commodity complex is going to be the big beneficiary of quantitative easing, Judah Kraushaar, managing partner of Roaring Brook Capital, a hedge fund focused on U.S. mid-cap companies, told CNBC on Thursday.
The acquisition by merger of the New York Stock Exchange by Deutsche Borse is bad news for the U.S. economy. However, short of antitrust, the U.S. government is in no position to stop it, and antitrust concerns can be resolved without blocking the merger.
Stocks shaved earlier losses to trade mixed Thursday after news that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak will step down and as investors saw the weakness as a buying opportunity.
Markets had a muted reaction to reports that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak would step down, as the future path for Egypt is still uncertain.
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The dollar is stronger today, and very quietly, the Dollar Index is right near a 2-week high. However, it still remains far off its highs hit back at the beginning January.
Stocks were set to open lower Thursday as a batch of weak earnings reports overshadowed the stronger-than-expected weekly jobless claims news.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
Cisco's steep after hours decline can't help but spill into Thursday morning trading.
Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian shared his commentary on Egypt and the challenges that country faces restarting its economy as its future remains uncertain.