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CNBC - Top News

S&P tech sector, Nasdaq 100 hit 14-year highs

Technology led market gains on Wednesday as the S&P tech sector hit its highest level ...

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Going surfing? Priceline says take a Camaro

Summer travelers heading out for extended weekends have a new way to get to the ...

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Wall St. reaction could be harsh but short-lived

Analysts say as long as neither event escalates, the market should look past them within ...

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Lawmakers plan bill to confront surge in young immigrants

Two Texas lawmakers plan to introduce a bipartisan bill on Tuesday intended to combat the ...

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CNBC - Futures Now

What the bulls are praying for this week

Of course, investors have a tendency to look beyond the current earnings and see what ...

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Stockman: Russia could be the next black swan

For years, David Stockman has railed against the Fed for creating what he calls an ...

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Futures Now, July 15, 2014

Why US banks are seeing strong Q2 earnings Tue 15 Jul 14 | 06:47 PM ...

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The end of QE will cause 15-20% correction: Expert

In the Federal Open Market Committee’s June meeting, the Fed decided that it would likely ...

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CNBC - Finance

How big banks are courting the ‘unbanked’

“Banking still ranks among the worst industries in the public’s opinion,” said Mike Mayo, a ...

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Trading firms raised concerns about dark pools

Trading firms and employees raised concerns about high-speed traders at Barclays’ “dark pool” months before ...

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When these guys buy, Cramer says buy, too

Insider Buying at 52-Week High “If you see insiders buying their stock when it’s at ...

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Guess who bro hugged? Yep. Ackman, Icahn

The conference had teased its attendees about a mystery guest who would appear on stage ...

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CNBC - Market Insider

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Midday movers: Herbalife, Lennar, McDonald’s & More

Getty Images Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Take a look ...

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Politics fade as earnings take over

Market talk this week has centered around a debate over whether the Federal Reserve‘s easy ...

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Here’s why stocks could keep hitting new highs

In a recent interview, Tobias Levkovich, Citigroup chief U.S. equities strategist, said there are signs ...

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Why shorting the yen could still work

Kiyoshi Ota | Bloomberg | Getty Images Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan, ...

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New York Times - Business

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Bits Blog: Open Source and the Challenge of Making Money

Photo A trend of businesses that start with open source models and then switch to ...

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Bits Blog: With the Blessing of Bill Gates, an Unlikely Summertime Best Seller

Photo More than 20 years ago, Warren E. Buffett, chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, left, lent ...

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DealBook: Russia’s Severstal to Sell U.S. Plants to American Steel Makers

LONDON — Severstal, the Russian steel maker, said on Monday that it had agreed to ...

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DealBook: Alibaba’s I.P.O. Could Be a Bonanza for the Scions of Chinese Leaders

Photo Wen Jiabao, China’s former prime minister. His son co-founded a private equity firm that ...

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New York Times - Economy

DealBook: Lenders Offer Low-Cost Services for the Unbanked

Photo “It’s truly expensive to be poor,” said Daniel H. Schulman, a group president for ...

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DealBook: Judge Orders Argentina and New York Hedge Funds to Negotiate

Photo Judge Thomas P. Griesa told Argentina and the hedge funds to meet “continuously until ...

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Economic View: Income Inequality Is Not Rising Globally. It’s Falling.

Income inequality has surged as a political and economic issue, but the numbers don’t show ...

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DealBook: In a Subprime Bubble for Used Cars, Borrowers Pay Sky-High Rates

Rodney Durham stopped working in 1991, declared bankruptcy and lives on Social Security. Nonetheless, Wells ...

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Reuters - Economic News

China July HSBC flash PMI at 18-month high as stimulus revs up economy

A worker cut steel bars at a steel plant in Ganyu, Jiangsu province June 9, ...

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Argentina, bondholder talks with mediator set for Wednesday postponed

New York financial trial lawyer Daniel Pollack exits the U.S. ...

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Argentina, bondholder talks with mediator set for Wednesday postponed

New York financial trial lawyer Daniel Pollack exits the U.S. ...

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U.S. judge orders Argentina, creditors meet until deal reached

New York financial trial lawyer Daniel Pollack exits the U.S. District Court for the Southern ...

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Reuters - Financials

Fitch: Policy Agenda Key for Indonesia Rating After Jokowi Win

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, July 24 (Fitch) The ...

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Sisi’s bold start on economic reforms buys Egypt some time

* IMF-style subsidy cuts, tax hikes avoided popular backlash * Medium-term plan expected by donor ...

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NY Fed found serious problems at Deutsche Bank’s U.S. arms – WSJ

(Reuters) – The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has found serious problems in Deutsche ...

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INDIA PRESS-DLF to sell 30-acre Hyderabad land for 5.50 bln rupees to cut debt-Economic Times

(bit.ly/1nvQx1f) Note: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy. ...

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Reuters - Hot Stocks

UPDATE 3-Facebook beats Wall Street targets, stock hits record high

(Adds analyst comment, updates stock) By Alexei Oreskovic (Reuters) – Facebook Inc’s fast-growing mobile advertising ...

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UPDATE 1-Credit Suisse to wind down commodities trading

* Says plans to focus resources on more profitable areas * Sees roughly $ 75 ...

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UPDATE 1-U.S. EPA pushes ahead with plan to block Alaska copper mine

(Adds company response) By Julie Gordon (Reuters) – U.S. environmental regulators laid out proposed protections ...

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UPDATE 2-Malaysia Airlines shares fall on likely business impact after airline downed

(Adds more comments, adds share price move) * MAS shares fall to one-month low in ...

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Reuters - US Market News

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Moody’s cuts Pennsylvania rating to Aa3 on budget concerns

(In July 21 item, corrects debt rating in headline to Aa3) (Reuters) – Moody’s Investors ...

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WRAPUP 10-Ukraine, rebels argue over wreck; Europeans give Putin ‘last chance’

* Ukraine says rebels hamper access to crash site * Rebels say Kiev dragging its ...

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Pratt & Whitney hires IBM to gather and analyze engine data

(Reuters) – Engine maker Pratt & Whitney will partner with International Business Machines Corp to ...

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UPDATE 3-Lindt buys No.3 slot in U.S. market with candy maker Russell Stover

* Marks the biggest acquisition in Lindt’s history * Will tap U.S. appetite for “affordable ...

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WSJ - Markets

Private Equity’s Latest Fix: Auto-Body Repair

July 23, 2014 11:30 a.m. ET Private equity is looking for auto-body repair shops—a lot ...

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Barclays Dark Pool Drew Early Alarms on Fast Trading

Updated July 20, 2014 7:41 p.m. ET Trading firms and employees raised concerns about high-speed ...

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3 Reasons It’s a Good Time for Investors

July 18, 2014 12:42 p.m. ET The markets have had a rough ride in the ...

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If Argentina Settles Debt Dispute, More Claims Could Come

Updated July 16, 2014 12:28 p.m. ET BUENOS AIRES — If President Cristina Kirchner opts ...

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WSJ - US Business

U.S. Seeks New Rules for Rail-Shipped Fuel

Updated July 23, 2014 12:08 p.m. ET The U.S. government wants to phase out thousands ...

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Apple Readies Bet on Big-Screen Phones

Updated July 22, 2014 8:39 a.m. ET Apple Inc. AAPL -0.52% Apple Inc. U.S.: Nasdaq ...

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Japan Inc. Now Exporting Weapons

July 20, 2014 2:10 p.m. ET TOKYO—Japanese military contractors are taking their first steps toward ...

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America’s Move to Soy Hobbles Dairy

July 18, 2014 8:31 p.m. ET Shoppers’ zeal for healthier foods and beverages has turned ...

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