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.
On the surface, the jump in weekly unemployment claims to a 14-month high looks alarming, particularly after April's surprise slowdown in hiring.
After years of building a glut, the world's oil industry by the end of this year is expected to stop overproducing more crude than the world can use.
Retailers' earnings Thursday could stir up concerns about the consumer, but markets may focus on politics.
The odds of Hillary Clinton reaching the White House are not as high as they seem, according to new research from The Lindsey Group.
The end of Ali al-Naimi's more than two-decade tenure as Saudi Arabia's oil maestro signals a new era for OPEC, analysts said.
With the Fed appearing to be even more sidelined, traders will scratch for clues on interest rates.
Data in the coming week should provide important clues as to whether the Fed will hike rates this summer.
Shares of Palo Alto Networks dropped Friday after the cybersecurity firm guided for lower-than-expected earnings.
Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals rose more than 9 percent Friday on reports that the company rejected a joint takeover bid earlier this year.
Shares of Big Lots soared after the company posted better-than-expected earnings and comparable sales Friday morning.
Patti Domm is CNBC Executive Editor, News, responsible for news coverage of the markets and economy.
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