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The Dow dropped about 40 points or so after a disappointing September consumer confidence number. But meanwhile, in Asia...
Single-family home prices dipped in July, and are seen stabilizing near the lows without the homebuyer tax credit that ended in April, according to Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller home price indexes. What does this mean for the overall housing market? Josh Levin, homebuilding analyst at Citi, shared his outlook.
Given some of the data getting less bad, mid-terms coming up and the possibility of more equity-friendly policies, stocks should be able to grind higher, said Bob Doll, chief equity strategist at BlackRock. He shared his market outlook.
According to recent surveys, including one by McKinsey & Company: Women Matter, there is a strong correlation between a company's financial performance and having a diverse top management.
It is still early for that process, but I am told that roughly 20 firms have signed or have indicated they will sign confidentiality agreements.
Stocks climbed into positive territory Tuesday as investors expected the Federal Reserve to pump more money into the economy, supporting equities. Travelers and Intel rose, while Cisco and Alcoa fell.
This time of September is always one of the busiest but most exciting times of the year as fall in New York kicks off with a decidedly international flavor. Last week, New York was home to two important events: the opening of debate at the U.N. General Assembly and the annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative.
Standard & Poor's and Fitch warned they may cut Ireland's credit rating again due to the rising cost of recapitalizing nationalized Anglo Irish Bank, pushing Dublin's borrowing costs to fresh peaks. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services shared his insights.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
U.S. stock futures and European stock markets were fairly flat Tuesday morning, despite a number of concerns across the Atlantic. One such concern: S&P warned that Ireland’s debt could be cut once again, citing rising costs of recapitalizing Anglo Irish Bank. Then there's Spain and Portugal.
For decades, public pension funds have bankrolled the private equity industry. Now, frustrated by what it sees as expensive fees and lack of transparency at private equity firms, one state has decided on a do-it-yourself approach. The NYT reports.
Today's Call To Action is to evaluate calls made on the 10-yr yield, equities and M&A.
Stock index futures added to gains Tuesday after a report that home prices stabilized in July, and despite the return of European debt concerns.
The Federal Reserve has not run out of options to boost the economy and must focus on managing people's expectations to avoid a prolonged slump like Japan experienced, former Fed Governor Randall Kroszner told CNBC Tuesday.
Gold is approaching $1300 an ounce for good reason. The Obama Administration has flooded the world with greenbacks and Treasuries, global investors have little confidence in the management of the U.S. economy, and investors have taken refuge in gold.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
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Have you been working to boost your credit score before trying to get a mortgage? It may not yield the payback you expect.
The world's leading bond investment firm - Pimco - is making a heavy push into Asian sovereign debt.
Reports on consumer confidence and home price data, and the Treasury's $35 billion auction of 5-year notes are events that will be watched by financial markets Tuesday.