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CNBC - Top News

Cramer: Time to tame the oil beast

First, is Russia. Not only are the banks there stretched, with the economy threatening to ...

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BC Partners lands PetSmart in $8.7 bln buyout

The buyout price represents a 39 percent premium to PetSmart’s closing price of $ 59.81 ...

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Need scientific proof men are stupider? We got that

“They discovered, on the third day, that he didn’t have a plan. The concrete platform ...

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Round 2: Another nor’easter set to slug 6 states

On Tuesday morning, some of the areas hit by Superstorm Sandy two years ago were ...

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CNBC - Futures Now

Blackrock’s Rosenberg: Stocks to beat bonds in 2015

Toward the end of 2013, BlackRock’s chief investment strategist for fixed income, Jeffrey Rosenberg, predicted ...

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Traders go bottom fishing in wave of tax selling

As the year comes to a close and investors square up their portfolios, many may ...

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Oil has become the new housing bubble: Trader

The same thing that happened to the housing market in 2000 to 2006 has happened ...

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Louise Yamada: Here’s how far the S&P will fall

The S&P 500 has fallen as much as 2 percent, from Friday’s close to Tuesday ...

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CNBC - Finance


Fed expands scope of Volcker rule delay until 2017

Getty Images The Federal Reserve on Thursday gave banks more time to meet a provision ...

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Feast turns to famine for China trusts

“The economy has cooled down,” said Deng Jugong, a senior trust industry executive who asked ...

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Flurry of China bank deals hints at new confidence

Read MoreChina tells banks to step up lending to lift flagging growth “What we’ve seen ...

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Portfolio suffered? Might be the kids’ fault…

What’s to blame for some of the ugliest periods for stocks? Your kids. Seriously, that’s ...

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CNBC - Market Insider


Midday movers: Microsoft, Rite Aid, Pfizer & more

Scott Mlyn | CNBC Rite Aid – The drugstore chain gained after it raised its ...

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After-hours buzz: Coca-Cola, Verifone & more

Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday: Coca-Cola - The beverage ...

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Oil could have markets over a barrel as Fed looms

Bianco said he expects the decline in oil to bite into corporate profits next year. ...

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Cratering oil blamed on US supply, Saudi ‘treachery’

Oil was last at $ 60 a barrel during the financial crisis, and analysts said ...

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New York Times - Business

DealBook: Tenants in London Win Battle Against American Equity Firm

Photo The comedian Russell Brand joined a protest against an American company’s plans to raise ...

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DealBook: Market Turmoil Will Test the Post-Crisis Financial System

Photo Drilling for oil in North Dakota. A sell-off in junk bonds could hurt some ...

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Media Decoder: Virtual Reality ‘Wild’ Trek, With Reese Witherspoon

Photo “Wild — The Experience” puts viewers in the wilderness with Reese Witherspoon. Credit Felix ...

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W.T.O. Talks Fail to Reach Deal on High-Tech Tariff Cuts

Photo Flat-screens televisions for sale in Seoul. South Korea and Taiwan want tariffs cut on ...

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New York Times - Economy

Object Lessons: An Economist Goes Christmas Shopping

“The Deadweight Loss of Christmas” is the sort of academic paper that makes ordinary people ...

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Federal Reserve Says It Will Be ‘Patient’ on Interest Rate Timing

Photo Janet L. Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, speaking after the release of the most ...

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In Final Spending Bill, Salty Food and Belching Cows Are Winners

Photo A provision in the federal spending bill prohibits lowering salt limits for school lunches. ...

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Falling Food and Gas Prices Stoke Consumer Confidence

WASHINGTON — Falling gas and food costs pushed down overall wholesale prices last month, evidence ...

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Reuters - Economic News

U.S. labor market weaker than jobless rate shows: Fed study

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair ...

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Japan’s Amari: weak yen, falling oil prices good for economy

Japan’s Economics Minister Akira Amari, who retained his post after a cabinet shuffle, arrives at ...

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Ruble weakens in volatile trade before Putin speech

Russian rouble banknotes are seen in this illustration picture taken in Moscow, September 30, 2014. ...

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Ruble crisis could shake Putin’s grip on power

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends the inauguration of World Diamond Conference in New Delhi December ...

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Reuters - Financials

UPDATE 1-Deutsche Bank faces fine in Kirch case – Sueddeutsche Zeitung

* Prosecutors to ask court to fine Deutsche Bank – paper * Any fine could ...

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WRAPUP 4-Obama vows U.S. response to North Korea over Sony cyberattack

(Adds Obama press conference) By Aruna Viswanatha and Steve Holland Dec 19 (Reuters) – President ...

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Bangkok Bank, SCB to offer $1.5 bln loan for Thai Union’s Bumble Bee buy

Dec 19 (Reuters) – Bangkok Bank PCL and Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) will offer a ...

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UPDATE 3-SNB imposes negative interest rates to stem flight into franc

* Imposes interest rate of -0.25 pct on sight deposits * Expands Libor target range ...

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Reuters - Hot Stocks

UPDATE 2-Alstom to absorb U.S. bribery fine despite GE sale

* Shareholders back the GE deal with 99.2 pct of votes * DoJ to ask ...

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UPDATE 2-Oracle revenue rises 3.5 pct on strong growth in cloud

(Adds context and detail) Dec 17 (Reuters) – Oracle Corp reported a 3.5 percent increase ...

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Japan’s Eneres slumps for second day after earnings correction

Dec 16 (Reuters) – Eneres Co Ltd, a Japanese electricity management systems provider which surged ...

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UPDATE 2-ChemoCentryx shares soar as lead drug succeeds in study

* Company in partnership talks for late-stage development * Data encouraging, with a few caveats ...

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Reuters - US Market News

UPDATE 1-Nike flags slowing growth in western Europe, emerging markets

(Adds details, updates shares) Dec 18 (Reuters) – Nike Inc’s futures orders rose at its ...

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Low-cost carmakers outperform faltering European recovery

Dec 16 (Reuters) – Registrations in Europe’s fragile auto recovery rose 1.2 percent last month, ...

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Computer fault identified as UK flight chaos abates

Dec 13 (Reuters) – A system failure affecting air traffic control workstations was to blame ...

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Online peer-to-peer banker LendingClub’s IPO priced at $15/shr

Dec 10 (Reuters) – The initial public offering of LendingClub Corp, the world’s largest online ...

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WSJ - Markets


Elizabeth Warren Pins Wall Street Ills on Citigroup

Business Ports Crisis Brings Commerce to Crawl World News Life Expectancy Increases by Six Years ...

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Russia Moves to Help Lift Sinking Ruble

A-hed London Fund Manager Pays Steep Price for Dodging Train Fare U.S. News Cow Economy ...

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How Crude Oil’s Global Collapse Unfolded

A-hed What to Do When Santa Retires? Hire a Teen ‘Angel’ Essay For Japan’s Shinzo ...

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Oil Prices Drop

Updated Dec. 10, 2014 4:46 p.m. ET Oil prices took another tumble on Wednesday to ...

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WSJ - US Business


Can Wal-Mart Clerks Ship as Fast as Amazon Robots?

NY Culture In SoHo, the Buildings Become Drums Education Obama Spells Out College-Ranking Framework On ...

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Sony Pulls Korea Film; U.S. Blames Pyongyang For Hack

Updated Dec. 17, 2014 8:23 p.m. ET Sony Pictures canceled its planned release of “The ...

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Ford Recycles to Cut Truck Costs

Kevin Clark Andrew Luck: The NFL’s Most Perplexing Trash Talker Politics and Policy Democrats Under ...

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Apple Heads to Court in E-Book Appeal

Jason Gay Johnny Football’s Deflating Debut China News China’s Coal Addiction Brings Scourge of Black ...

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