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CNBC - Top News


Why investors keep buying expensive bonds

“A downturn in the current credit cycle seems unlikely and the coupon income of high ...

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China crackdown threatens global cognac industry

“This latest clampdown is significant for the cognac sector because…it started in southern China where ...

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Keystone pipeline decision delayed

Gartman: US learned way without Keystone Discussing whether the U.S. really needs the Keystone XL ...

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Five weeks?! Why India’s elections take so long

Nitin Kanotra | Hindustan Times | Getty Images Voters showing their ID cards as they ...

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CNBC - Futures Now


Why a mega-miner merger could make gold shine

Simon Dawson | Bloomberg | Getty Images A mine worker displays a large ingot of ...

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US could face a permanent slump, warns economist

Economist explains why secular stagnation is possible Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 1:07 PM ET ...

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Gold bear takes on bug: ‘You’re miles off base’

Gold suffered its worst day of the year on Tuesday, as bullion fell 2 percent. ...

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CNBC - Finance


Investors still stuck with 8 stocks in correction

Getty Images Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks have all ...

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Citi: Mixed signals from the Fed on ‘stress test’

The Federal Reserve indicated to Citigroup that the bank would get more time to fix ...

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The stock market’s biggest victim: IPOs

Pisani’s market: IPOs take center stage CNBC’s Bob Pisani looks ahead at what’s likely to ...

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NY AG subpoenas high-frequency traders: Source

NY AG subpoenas half dozen high-frequency trading firms: DJ Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 4:24 ...

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CNBC - Market Insider


Wall Street’s bull market starts to show its age

Merger mania sweeps Wall Street Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 | 5:00 PM ET CNBC’s Patti ...

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Here’s what will drive stocks next week

About 150 S&P 500 companies are scheduled to release quarterly results through Friday, in an ...

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Earnings beats, lots of misses, hang over market

The slew of earnings ahead of the bell Thursday includes DuPont, Blackstone, United Health, Sherwin ...

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Early movers: MS, GE, PEP, GOOG, IBM, WB & more

Mattel–The toymaker reported a surprise quarterly loss of three cents per share, compared to estimates ...

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New York Times - Business

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Justices Skeptical of Aereo’s Business

Photo Aereo’s chief, Chet Kanojia. His legal team argued that the company provides its subscribers ...

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General Mills Reverses Itself on Consumers’ Right to Sue

General Mills, one of the country’s largest food companies, on Saturday night announced in a ...

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Your Money: The Re-education of a Brash Young Stock Picker

Nine years ago, Randy Kurtz made an extraordinary bet on himself, the stock market and ...

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DealBook: Charges Are Said to Be Near Over Kickbacks in Exports of Luxury Cars to China

New York authorities appear to be getting closer to filing charges in connection with an ...

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New York Times - Economy


Business Briefing: Job Market for College Graduates Improves Slightly

With college commencement ceremonies nearing, the government is offering a modest dose of good news ...

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Gene Estess, Who Left Wall Street to Aid the Poor, Dies at 78

Photo Gene Estess Credit Jack Manning/The New York Times Gene Estess worked on Wall Street ...

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In Many Cities, Rent Is Rising Out of Reach of Middle Class

Photo Christine Menedis tours a condominium in Miami Beach that rents for $ 7,000 a ...

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It’s the Economy: How Payday Lenders Prey Upon the Poor — and the Courts Don’t Help

Photo Credit Illustration by Kelsey Dake In 2003, Tonya Burke was living in North Carolina ...

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Reuters - Economic News


China factory activity shrinks for fourth month, but pace of decline slows

(Reuters) – China’s factory activity shrank for the fourth straight month in April, signaling economic ...

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German financial watchdog: Low interest rates could trouble bigger insurers

(Reuters) – Some bigger German life insurance companies could find themselves struggling if low interest ...

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Japan Inc resilient in face of sales tax rise: Reuters poll

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe gestures as he gives a keynote address at Japan Summit ...

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Brazil jobless rate drops in March as fewer people seek work

(Reuters) – Brazil’s jobless rate dropped unexpectedly in March as fewer people sought jobs, highlighting ...

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Reuters - Financials

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India Morning Call-Global Markets

(Reuters) – EQUITIES NEW YORK – U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as a host of ...

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ADCB to buy $122.5 mln SME loan portfolio from Mubadala GE

(Reuters) – Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank has agreed to buy a portfolio of asset financing ...

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UPDATE 1-Teck’s Red Dog zinc mine still operating after quakes

(Recasts, adding details about mine status) (Reuters) – Teck Resources said on Friday its Red ...

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Rajaratnam’s brother loses bid to dismiss insider trading charges

(Reuters) – Rengan Rajaratnam, the younger brother of imprisoned hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam, on ...

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Reuters - Hot Stocks


REFILE-Australia shares rise 0.5 pct, up for fifth session

(Removes extraneous letters before headline) * S&P/ASX200 up 0.5 pct to six-year high * Lifted ...

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UPDATE 2-Mattel posts 1st quarterly loss in 5 years as Barbie sales fall

* First-qtr net loss $ 0.03/share vs $ 0.11 profit year earlier * First-qtr adjusted ...

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UPDATE 3-Sina Weibo skyrockets in debut, sweeping aside censorship concerns

(Adds valuations and comparisons with Internet sector peers, latest stock action) By Alexei Oreskovic and ...

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Financials bolster Britain’s FTSE after reassuring U.S. earnings

* FTSE 100 up 0.6 pct * Upbeat Morgan Stanley, Goldman results lift UK financials ...

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Reuters - US Market News

Nasdaq stock market

Nikkei gains on Wall St rally, investors cautious ahead of earnings

* Nikkei up 0.7 pct, but still below previous day's high * Investors look to ...

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BMW in final stages of decision on potential new factory

(Reuters) – Germany’s BMW is getting closer to deciding whether it will build a new ...

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Teck’s Red Dog zinc mine ‘operating as normal’ after earthquakes

(Reuters) – Teck Resources said on Friday its Red Dog zinc mine, the world’s largest, ...

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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Mt. Gox suitors seek support to save bitcoin exchange

(Corrects to show that Mark Karpeles is CEO, not founder, of Mt. Gox in paragraph ...

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WSJ - Markets


Gasoline Prices Rise as U.S. Increases Gas Exports

April 21, 2014 9:02 p.m. ET Drivers in the U.S. are facing rising gasoline prices ...

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Lenders Ease Mortgage Rules in Hunt for Business

Updated April 18, 2014 7:35 p.m. ET The credit freeze is starting to thaw. Mortgage ...

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For Apple Investors, the Waiting Is the Hardest Part

April 18, 2014 3:10 p.m. ET For Apple AAPL +1.14% Apple Inc. U.S.: Nasdaq $ ...

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Weibo Shares Jump 19% in Trading Debut

Updated April 17, 2014 10:27 p.m. ET Shares of Weibo Corp. wb +19.06% Weibo Corp. ...

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WSJ - US Business

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JetBlue Pilots Vote to Unionize

Updated April 22, 2014 7:14 p.m. ET Pilots at JetBlue Airways Corp. JBLU -1.94% JetBlue ...

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Volkswagen Seeks to Boost China Sales

April 19, 2014 11:50 a.m. ET Europe’s largest carmaker Volkswagen AG VOW3.XE +1.08% Volkswagen AG ...

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Wal-Mart Dives Deeper in Banking

Updated April 17, 2014 7:49 p.m. ET Wal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT +0.57% Wal-Mart Stores Inc. ...

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Judge: AMR Can’t Cut Retiree Benefits

Updated April 18, 2014 3:55 p.m. ET A bankruptcy judge ruled Thursday that former American ...

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