Shell’s £47 billion ($69 billion) agreed deal for energy company BG Group has already sent shares in the UK energy utility up nearly 40 percent.
Imax and Disney announced a renewed agreement for a multi-picture deal, beginning this year through 2017.
Investors are gearing up for a tough earnings season. But one trader says even dull earnings numbers won't slow the market down.
Sam Holtz, 12, may have won ESPN's Bracket Challenge, but the rules prevent a chance at the grand prize. "I feel pretty bad about it," he tells CNBC.
These 6 consumer stocks have phenomenal 25-year returns, proving why investors like Warren Buffett stick with them in good times and bad.
As oil bounces off the lows, not every energy name is along for the ride. Here are the stocks that could "overshoot to the downside" now.
An estimated 6 million people will be subject to the penalty for not having health coverage in 2014. The fine is due this tax season.
The Fed should look for "a little more proof than usual" that labor markets are tightening, said Jerome Powell, a central bank governor, in remarks prepared for a Wednesday speech.
Tesla is upgrading its Model S in the latest move to make the high-end sedan stand out in an increasingly competitive luxury car market.
Alcoa is an integral part of consumers' lives whether they know it or not.
Investors need to be wary of fixed income overall and municipal bonds specifically, says fund manager Christopher Ryon.
Singer-songwriter Don McLean sold his original manuscript and notes to "American Pie" for $1.2 million.
Legendary golfer Gary Player talks about the state of the game, this week's Masters, and whether Rory McIlroy can join the elite Grand Slam club.
Loan applications to purchase a home rose for the third straight week, but lower interest rates were not enough to spur mortgage refinances.
Choose the strongest of the group. "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer wants you to know now’s the time to drive into this stock.
Samsung teamed up with Oculus to release the Samsung Gear VR.
Investors are at risk of being trampled upon if they are buying stocks right now, according to one prominent market strategist.
While the price outlook for many commodities remains bleak, veteran investor Mark Mobius recommends positioning for a recovery in the asset class.
CNBC's Melissa Lee reveals the winner of the Fast Monday Madness 2015 Championship. Apple went head to head against Facebook for the final spot.
Markets expect to hear from a dovish Fed Wednesday, while a bubbling up of oil prices makes weekly U.S. inventory data a bigger than normal focus.