Stocks dipped Tuesday as investors continued to monitor the ongoing debt talks in Washington and after a handful of mixed economic news.
Debt talks will again dominate Tuesday, as markets increasingly worry political cat fighting will lead to a weak deficit reduction deal, causing the U.S. to lose its top-notch credit rating.
With the slight dip in the markets attributed to the stalled talks to raise the U.S. debt ceiling and the possibility of a default after the Aug. 2 deadline, analysts were split on whether the U.S. will default and how to play the market if it does, they told CNBC Monday.
Hulu has helped to free television from the tyranny of the TV set, but questions about how to make money off online content pose a challenge to the Web site’s future and eventual buyer, the New York Times reports.
The Dow closed lower Friday after Caterpillar's profit missed estimates, but stocks overall closed the week in positive territory following a handful of robust earnings and a finalized bailout package for Greece.
The Dow was under pressure Thursday after Caterpillar's profit missed estimates, but stocks overall were set to close the week in positive territory following a handful of robust earnings and a bailout package for Greece.
The Fast Money traders are always looking for opportunity and on Friday they had a few names on the radar. How are they gaming these market movers?
Verizon Communications is seeing "robust growth" in cloud computing because customers are looking to lower their IT costs, Lowell McAdam, the incoming CEO, told CNBC Friday.
Discussing the telecommunication's company earnings and future growth plans, with Lowell McAdam, incoming Verizon CEO.
Futures dipped Friday after Caterpillar's earnings missed estimates, erasing earlier gains froM GE and an agreement on a new Greek rescue deal.
Verizon posted second-quarter earnings that topped expectations, and announced that its CEO, will step down.
Friday's trading will likely be dominated by worries about weekend debt talks. Plus, earnings from Caterpillar, GE, McDonald's & more.
Debt drama in the US and Europe continues next week just as earnings season gets into full swing. It's going to be a volatile week for the market.
When looking at a mutual fund with a good long-term record but lackluster recent performance, the first question to ask is “has anything changed?” The answer often rests on one of four characteristics: management, objective, size and external factors.
Yankees fan Christian Lopez was not expecting to catch Derek Jeter’s historic 3,000th home run. He also wasn’t expecting $14k worth of taxes to fall into his hands from the IRS. But since his Yankees tax debacle, Lopez has found friends in some high—and unexpected—places.
The Fast gang is taking a close look at the divergence between Apple and the Soxx. Who's telling the true tech story. Also, the Cisco trade and more!
A massive new effort to crack down on intellectual property theft spans industries and every point of the content creation and distribution chain. It's called "Copyright Alert System" and it aims to stop people pirating from pirating content online, by very simply preventing them from surfing the web.
Americans who illegally download songs and movies may soon be in for a surprise: They will be warned to stop, and if they don’t, they could find their Internet access slowing to a crawl, the New York Times reports.
The "Mad Money" host's four steps to prospering amidst negative news stories.
Asked by “Mad Money” viewers to comment on the following stocks, Cramer said there may be better opportunities elsewhere. In other words, he recommends investors “Buy This, Not That.”