Activity in China's manufacturing sector slowed markedly in August, twin surveys showed on Tuesday, the latest sign the economy is fast losing momentum.
Ahead of Friday's highly anticipated jobs report, investors will watch two key reports out Tuesday for further indications on the domestic economy.
The White House is preparing sanctions on Chinese individuals and companies as it tries to pressure Beijing to stop alleged cyber theft from US organisations. The FT reports.
An additional 150 of Hillary Clinton's emails have now been designated classified, the State Department said,
Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer delivered a piece of personal news on Tuesday: She's pregnant with twins.
A group of China-based internet entrepreneurs and financial investors is backing an effort to create NextEV, a new rival to electric car maker Tesla.
China's benchmark Shanghai Composite index closed down 1.28 percent at 3165.07 on Tuesday.
President Barack Obama on Monday issued a global call for urgent action to address climate change, saying the U.S. would rally the world to counter it. The NYT reports.
Plans by Scotland, and possibly Germany, to ban genetically modified (GM) crops could prove a boon for farmers of conventional crops.
U.S. crude capped its best three-day gain in 25 years Monday, but traders may see $30 oil again this year, Anthony Grisanti said.
Six chemical factory executives have been arrested after an explosion at the factory in Dongying, China, overnight killed one person.
Day traders took a decidedly bullish stance through leveraged ETFs last week, and that could point to more volatility.
Jim Cramer has watched as investors wait for the big, bad Fed to take the market down. What if a bear market has already arrived?
Energy is the best performing sector in the S&P 500 this past week, but according to one trader, the space could soon resume its decline.
Oil prices surged nearly 9 percent Monday, capping a three-day rally that added more than 27 percent to the commodity's price.
Nearly 400 members of the S&P 500 were "oversold" on a statistical basis at the end of last week and therefore should rebound this week.
'Mad Money' host Jim Cramer is revealing the most polarizing stock on the averages.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on stocks with high dividend yields; and the FMHR traders discuss if any are a buy.
McDonald's has some good news for dairy farmers and bad news for the lactose intolerant.
'Fast Money' traders looked at how to play Apple and Twitter after big headlines for both tech companies Monday.