When it comes to economic growth, 2016 is looking a lot like 2015 — and probably even worse.» Read More
Leave your man-purse behind, the iPad 2 suit is about to hit the market.
Spring is just around the corner and Wall Street is in for a bit of Spring Cleaning. It's the all important proxy season. This year it will have an added dash of flare with the introduction of Dodd-Frank. How will financial regulation influence this year's proxies?
I asked Clarke Murphy , Global Leader of Russell Reynolds Associates' CEO and Board Services.
Maybe today’s nonfarm payrolls number will convince investors not to get their hopes up too high.
Amid the almost breathless anticipation that has come to greet these monthly unemployment reports, the government put forth some fairly vanilla numbers: 192,000 new jobs created, which was a bit below consensus, and a drop of the unemployment rate to 8.9 percent, which was a bit better than consensus.
We know the drill—the ECB is worried about headline inflation, signaling they’re going to start tightening rates next month.
Dr. Doom himself told me on my show this morning that that isn’t a good idea. “That's a mistake, he said.” Given problems in the banking system, Roubini says the ECB is rushing too fast into hiking rates.
The insider trading trial of Galleon founder Raj Rajaratnam may include testimony from Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein.
Economic data today includes unemployment report [Associated Press via CNBC.com]
Check out"Five Things We're Watching" [CNBC's Nik Deogun, Matt Levine]
"Fired Workers Burn Indian Executive to Death" [Yahoo!News via Associated Press]
Unbelievable! This is happening in American suburbs:"The New Mafia" [The Daily]
If Clinton doesn't release her speech transcripts, she'll look like she's hiding something, Politico's Ben White says.
Jeff Saut, chief investment strategist at Raymond James, said the stock market looks like it's searching for a bottom.
The U.S. economy created just 151,000 jobs in January amid multiple other signs that growth is slowing, though the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent.