China's benchmark Shanghai Composite ended nearly 5 percent higher with gains accelerating in the final half-hour of trade.
Despite crude oil's massive rally on Thursday, some traders still suggest holding back for now.
Bank stocks are in the "sweet spot," says Erin Gibbs of S&P Capital IQ.
New Orleans needs public support AND private-sector investment to ensure its resilience, says Zurich North America CEO Mike Foley.
Some investors are now arguing that the supposed weakness in EM -- largely fueled by fears of slower Chinese growth -- is overblown.
Tropical Storm Erika lashed Puerto Rico with heavy rains and wind after killing 4 and causing devastating floods in eastern Dominica.
The falls in markets at the start of this week were accentuated by "front running," according to Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors.
As global markets reel from a brutal selloff and a subsequent rally, the cable and media industry has been battling a home-grown rout of its own.
Oil steadied after bouncing back from six-and-a-half-year lows on recovering equities markets and news of low crude supplies from Nigeria.
China's central bank said it injected 60 billion yuan ($9.39 billion) into interbank money markets via short-term liquidity operations.
Investors have been agonizing over how big a threat China poses to the global economy, but they may be looking in the wrong place.
Consumer prices in Japan were unchanged from a year earlier in July, underscoring the BOJ's struggle in achieving its 2 percent inflation target and building the case for additional monetary stimulus.
Today the Dow went up 2% in the last 45 minutes. THAT is ridiculous.
Activist investor Carl Icahn became the top shareholder in mining company Freeport-McMoRan.
It may be down, but today’s action has “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer questioning whether this sector is really out.
On the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is far better protected now than it was then. The same can't be said about Miami.
"Fast Money" traders discussed how to play Apple, Amazon and Tesla after all three stocks popped on Thursday.
Washington Wizards, Capitals, and Mystics owner Ted Leonsis discusses how virtual reality could change the sports world.
Jim Cramer saw the wrong stocks lead and the right stocks lag on Thursday's rally. That's OK because it just took major risk off the table.
A judge ruled on Thursday that CEO David Murdock must pay his shareholders $148.2 million in damages.