A sharp drop in interest rates prompted more homeowners to refinance their mortgages, especially those with large loans.
Oil cartel OPEC has cut its forecasts for how much its rival producers will produce in 2016, while the 12-member group ramps up its own output.
Mark Cuban may not be running for president, but the billionaire has a few ideas about the future of America's political and economic systems.
Amazon would like you to know that there are very strict rules about how you can use its new video game software ... unless there are zombies around.
Fear around stocks like Bank of America appears to be running rampant.
Jim Cramer found one stock that may seem insignificant in price, but its actions control the entire future of the stock market.
Susan Byrne, who founded Westwood Holdings Group, reveals her top dividend stocks for 2016.
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This is how beggar-thy-neighbor monetary policies work, and perhaps why they ultimately fail.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a sharply higher open as investors look to the testimony from Fed Chair Janet Yellen for reassurance.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen is expected to attempt to balance the Fed's stated goal of raising interest rates against the risks of a weaker global economy.
When Twitter reports results, a less than stellar showing could hammer the stock further as a selloff in the tech sector has made investors jittery.
Deutsche Bank is considering buying back billions of euros of its debt, in efforts to stop the tumbling value of its securities.
Oil prices rose sharply in Asian trade on Wednesday on glimmers of hope of a producer cut-back and after a steep sell-off overnight.
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Using Kensho, a hedge fund analytics tool, CNBC Pro screened for which securities do well on days when Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks publicly.
Analysts caution against doomsday scenarios, arguing banks are in much better shape than in 2008 when the financial crisis unfolded.
Low oil prices are hurting beer sales in some countries but the chief executive of Heineken told CNBC that its key brand has "miles to grow."
Rumors spread across Cuba that the Cuban Adjustment Act may come to an end, prompting a flood of Cubans to the United States.
The venture capitalist and well-known Twitter philosopher took to Twitter to defend the company’s Free Basics service.