People will gain a sense of confidence and spend when they get "goods news on the sovereign debt front and a coherent articulation about how we are going to rebuild the economy coming from Washington," Parsons said.
The Dow pared losses Wednesday after falling below the 10,000 mark. How should investors prepare their portfolios? Michael Church, president of Addison Capital, and Erik Ristuben, CIO at Russell Investments, shared their insights.
A master limited partnership (MLP) of ETFs (electronically traded funds), which debuted Wednesday and will be traded on the Big Board, gives investors “liquidity and transparency” and a “tax-free” attractive yield, Kenny Feng, president and CEO of Alerian Capital, told CNBC Wednesday.
Stocks opened lower for a fifth straight day Wednesday following a disappointing durable-goods report. Joseph Keating, EVP and CIO at CenterState Bank, and David Hefty, CEO of Hefty Wealth Partners, discussed their market outlooks.
This is different from the period we saw where "activists were pushing to break-up companies, leverage up companies. This will be a different twist with potentially x amount of cash is enough," Leon Kalvaria, global head of consumer healthcare at Citigroup, told CNBC on Tuesday.
Oil prices fell for a fifth day Tuesday. Should you invest in oil as a physical commodity or in oil stocks? Darren Gacicia, vice president and equity analyst at Dahlman Rose, and Jerry Castellini, president and CIO of CastleArk Management, shared their insights.
With the markets lower for the fourth trading session, are we headed for a double-dip? David Kelly, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Funds and Sandy Lincoln, investment strategist at M&I Investment Management shared their insights.
The Dow tumbled more than 150 points Tuesday after a report showed a sharp drop in existing-home sales, confirming the market's worries about the recovery. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, discussed his insights.
A regulatory filing shows Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan has bought 30,000 shares of common stock in the company, a possible signal to Wall Street that the executive believes BofA's stock is undervalued.
While bankers I speak with continue to be busy, most sound a similar refrain. Activity is picking up and seems likely to move at a more substantial pace into the fall, but few are expecting to set any records.
Gold vs. technology—which is a better play between now and the end of the year? David Katz, CIO of Matrix Asset Advisors, and Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of US Global Investors, shared their insights.
Gold vs. technology—which is a better play between now and the end of the year? David Katz, CIO of Matrix Asset Advisors, and Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of US Global Investors, shared their insights. (Part 2)
Stocks rose Monday morning, as investors moved back into the market after some signs of new merger and acquisition activity. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, discussed his outlook.
Stocks continued to tumble Friday following the previous session's selloff amid weak economic data. So what can you do to boost your portfolio into next week? Marty Cunningham, executive vice president at Esposito Securities, and Peter Costa, president of Empire Executions and CNBC market analyst, shared their best plays.
It’s been a tug between the bulls and bears over the last few weeks. So which side will win out? Art Nunes, portfolio manager at IMS Capital Management and John Browne, senior market strategist at Euro Pacific Capital discussed their market outlooks.
Stocks fell Friday, led downward by energy and industrials, following Thursday's selloff over economic concerns. Arthur Hogan, director of global equity products at Jefferies, discussed his market insights.
Stocks extended their losses Thursday following a handful of disappointing economic news. Where is the best place for investors to put their money? Brent Wilsey, president of Wilsey Asset Management, David Zervos, chief strategist at Jefferies Fixed Income, and Sterling Smith, soft commodities analyst at Country Hedging, discussed their insights.
One company taking advantage of China's explosive economy is Expeditors International of Washington. The air and ocean freight giant, touches both the Chinese and US economies.
Tech giants Hewlett-Packard and Dell are expected to report earnings after the bell Thursday. Which is the better buy for investors? Robert Cihra, tech hardware analyst at Caris & Company, and Michael Holt, equity analyst at Morningstar, shared their insights.
How should investors position themselves in the banking sector in the wake of last month’s financial regulatory bill? Gerard Cassidy, banking analyst at RBC Capital Markets, shared his insight on financials.