Patti Domm is CNBC Markets Editor, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy. Prior to joining CNBC in 1999 as senior news editor, Domm was the equities editor for the Americas at Reuters. She was also Wall Street editor at Reuters, reporting on mergers, acquisitions and the Street. She also edited three CNBC books on personal investing. Domm serves on the board of the Financial Womens Association of New York.
The market is awaiting the Fed's third interest rate hike in 10 years on Wednesday, and that and the blizzard could put a chill on market activity Tuesday.
Stocks may not strike out after the Fed hikes interest rates Wednesday, despite the old adage.
If the Fed signals more than three hikes this year are in store, long-term interest rates may not necessarily keep rising.
Strong hiring and healthy wage gains put the Fed on course to hike rates next Wednesday.
Royal Dutch Shell's sale of oil sands assets is part of a plan to create a smaller carbon footprint in the future.
The US is in the early stages of a manufacturing renaissance, thanks to cheap and plentiful natural gas.
Even as the oil industry ramps up production, oil executives are much more cautious than the traders that got crushed in Wednesday's sell-off.
OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers, in an impromptu press briefing, reaffirmed their commitment to their production agreement.
Iraq Oil Minister Jabbar Ali Al-Luiebi said he expects his country to reach an output milestone sooner than the market forecast.
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