Just minutes after this morning's announcement that Berkshire Hathaway is paying $26 billion to acquire the 77 percent of Burlington Northern Santa Fe it doesn't already own, Warren Buffett spoke live by phone with Becky Quick and Joe Kernen on CNBC's Squawk Box. This is the complete transcript of their conversation.
Stocks opened lower on Tuesday, following a topsy-turvy session on Monday where markets staged a late rally. How should you be positioning your portfolios? Ernie Ankrim, senior markets advisor at Russell Investments and Anita Clemons, vice president and manager of investments at Stock Yards Bank & Trust Company shared their market insights.
The nation's biggest banks face a February deadline for submitting employee compensation plans to the Federal Reserve, according to people with knowledge of the process.
The formula to determine Goldman Sachs' executive bonuses will be decided by mid-December, sources familiar with the matter told CNBC, and will set a precedent for other investment companies to follow.
After a rough and tumble day of trading both the S&P and Dow closed higher for the session on Monday.
Bill Dudley, president of the New York Federal Reserve, summoned 28 CEOs of the nation’s top banks toon Monday to reinforce the principles that were outlined in a proposal by the Fed on compensation issued on October 22.
By mid-day, a market rally had fizzled out leaving investors to wonder what's dragging down stocks?
Markets opened higher Monday, rebounding from Friday's steep decline, but the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), considered the measure for fear in the market, neared 30. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his insights.
Dollar General plans an initial public offering of approximately 34.1 million shares of common stock priced between $21 and $23 per share, according to a regulatory filing.
Remember how bad things were last year? Then stop crying about one bad week in the markets.
Stocks tumbled Friday, giving back all of the gains from the prior session, as worries about the recovery escalated after a pair of reports on the consumer and as the dollar rallied. The Dow shed 250 points, or 2.5 percent, but finished flat for the month.
What the market giveth, the market taketh away. Both the Dow and S&P plunged on Friday giving back stellar gains from just one day ago.
'Over the last year, the federal government has injected over $200 billion into approximately 600 financial institutions, and guaranteed over $300 billion of their troubled assets. Given the rapidly rising US budget deficit, what was the justification for such large bailouts, and what should be the rationale for bailouts in future financial crises?,' writes Pozen.
It’s time to readjust your portfolio, the Mad Money host says. Start with these companies.
Stocks tumbled Friday, giving back all of the gains from the prior session, as worries about the recovery escalated after a pair of reports on the consumer.
How should investors be positioning their portfolios for the new week and new month? Alan Valdes, vice president of Kabrik Trading, and Charles Bobrinskoy, vice chairman and director of research at Ariel Investments, shared their insights.
On the last trading day of the month, the Dow and S&P turned sharply lower around lunchtime with investors eager to move to the sidelines. How low will we go?
As the month approaches to a finish, David Kelly, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Funds, and Sean O’Hara, president at RevenueShares Investor Services, shared their market strategies.
Stocks opened lower Friday after reports showed consumer sentiment and spending have declined.
Stocks could head into Friday on a positive note, rising on 'October-end' momentum. Existing homes figures for September will be in the spotlight.