Nordic American Tanker Shipping reported earnings on Friday that showed the firm rebounded from losses a year-ago, helped by its expanded fleet as it saw sport-market rates improve year-over-year. Herbjorn Hansson, CEO of Nordic American Tanker Shipping shared his analysis and insights on his company.
Stocks slipped Friday after the US government report showed more jobs were lost last month than expected. Quincy Krosby, chief market strategist at Prudential Financial, and David Spika, VP and investment strategist at WHG Funds, discussed their insights.
The global nature of today's infrastructure has enabled European firms to make tremendous inroads. European banks might have it right this time, and here's why.
This is a jobless recovery. That's the consensus among the executives and entrepreneurs here, who say improving employment is their #1 priority.
Annaly Capital Management reported earnings last week, and the bears have been running the show ever since.
Goldman Sachs has positioned itself well in the more challenging environment posed by new financial reform regulations, banking analyst Dick Bove said.
There are few reliable gauges to determine which companies are at a higher risk of going broke than others. The Altman Z-score is one of them. See which names "fail" this test, in a report from TheStreet.
Online travel agency Priceline posted quarterly profit that beat analyst forecasts earlier this week, as bookings jumped 43 percent. So is the travel industry in the midst of a rebound? Mark Mahaney, Internet research director at Citigroup Investment Research, shared his best plays.
Stocks slipped Thursday after a report showed an unexpected rise in jobless claims last week. How should investors position themselves right now? Sean Kraus, senior vice president and CIO of Citizens Trust, and Lawrence Glazer, managing director at Mayflower Advisors, shared their insights.
New weekly claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, according to a government data Thursday. Stocks seesawed, trimmed their losses after a weak open—then slipped again. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, discussed his insights.
Forest Oil is drawing upside option activity after raising its production outlook earlier this week.
Every now and then, the time is right for higher-level observations. The equilibrium between stocks and bonds has been broken. There is no "bond bubble." There are children of the baby boom generation who will not purchase stocks like their parents did, and that is quite an important development to monitor.
Schmidt says job creation is the most important thing the economy needs right now, particularly in the manufacturing sector. He's very frustrated at the government's slow pace in boosting employment—effectively saying it's ridculous that so much proposed legislation has to wait until after the November elections.
The inside players are telling you something about the future of the fuel, however, and you need to listen. So says Daniel Dicker, senior contributor to TheStreet.
Stocks had fallen overnight from Tuesday's 10-week high Tuesday — then retraced gains on Wednesday's cautious jobs optimism. But the overall performance of riskier assets demonstrates confidence in a continuous economic expansion. Here are 10 speculative small-cap stocks that made huge gains in July. A report from TheStreet.
Goldman Sachs could spin off at least part of its proprietary trading operations as early as this month to comply with new rules that limit Wall Street firms from betting their own money in financial markets, according to people familiar with the matter.
Many "yield-starved investors" are putting their money to work in the "wrong areas." This is not the time to be "venturing in and buying yield investments, that was last year—that game’s over," Shelley Bergman said.
Stocks opened higher Wednesday after a pair of reports offered some encouragement on the struggling job market. Should investors focus on fundamentals or technicals? Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3live.com, and David Kotok, chairman and CIO at Cumberland Advisors and CNBC contributor, discussed their insights.
U.S. private employers added 42,000 jobs in July, according to a report by ADP Employer Services on Wednesday. What does this mean for the market going forward? Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his insights.
Forget arguments over deflation, inflation, and double-dips and read the tea leaves. By pushing yields to these levels, buyers are sending a message of extreme conservatism. A relative melt-up is still possible, but the bond markets are talking, and they deserve to be heard.