Patti Domm is CNBC executive news 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.
Stocks rallied hard on positive earnings news Wednesday and will likely key off of Thursday's quarterly reports, but the pre-open weekly jobless claims will also be a major factor.
Earnings wins by a parade of tech names could give a lift to stocks Wednesday and puts the focus on Apple's late day report.
As the earnings season gets rolling, investors are anxious about the strength of the quarterly reports but also the economy.
Standard and Poor's warning that the U.S. may not be able to get its fiscal house in order in time to avoid a credit downgrade could provide some of the push politicians need to work out a credible deficit reduction plan.
As the European Central Bank’s rate hike and Federal Reserve’s policy skirmishes made headlines in the past week , in Brazil, the impact of easy money policies in the developed world is felt every day.
Is there such a thing as Financial Armageddon? And if so, what is it? We asked some of CNBC.com's bloggers and editors to answer the question: What's your definition of financial Armageddon?
Brazilian companies, armed with a strong Real, are hunting for acquisitions across the globe , while U.S. private equity and sovereign wealth funds turn their attention to red hot Brazil.
Rising costs are affecting many manufacturers that rely on everything from diesel fuel to corn to copper. It will be true if you are shopping in a Walmart, or anywhere else.
Stocks are entering the time of year when market gains are historically the lowest and volatility can be the highest.
Shares of Expedia rose more than 8 percent Friday after the company posted an unexpected profit in the first quarter.
Markets are at risk of mild correction
Gilead Sciences fell nearly 8 percent, dragging down the S&P 500’s health care sector.
Patti Domm is CNBC Executive Editor, News, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy.
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