Market & Finance News


Sun 20 Apr  - Stocks: It's report card time on Wall Street
Welcome to a very important week for corporate earnings including Netflix and Facebook.

Sat 19 Apr  - The Pope's challenge to the free market
Pope Francis has spoken often about income inequality and the economy, but what isn't clear is whether he is a capitalist, socialist or something in between.

Fri 18 Apr  - Wall Street's spring break reading list
So what is Wall Street reading in its down time? Likely something from the annual list prepared for traders and bankers by David Lutz.

Fri 18 Apr  - Wealthy investors flock to fine art funds
Wealthy investors are piling into art investment funds, sending the value of international art sales soaring.

Fri 18 Apr  - Americans have fallen in love with real estate once again
According to Gallup, Americans think real estate is the best long-term investment. Unfortunately, they're wrong.

Mon 06 Jan  - Meet CNNMoney's new Tech 30 stock index
CNNMoney has created a portfolio of the 30 most important technology stocks on the planet that you can track every day.

Fri 18 Apr  - Chipotle: Prices going up
Chipotle's burrito boom continues, but prices are going up

Thu 17 Apr  - Stocks end week up over 2%
Stocks gain ahead of the holiday weekend despite IBM, Google and Chipotle sell-offs

Fri 18 Apr  - Big banks lend to corporations over consumers
Lending was up in the first quarter, but that jump has hidden the fact that individuals are still having a tough time getting loans.

Thu 17 Apr  - The Divergent trend: Bad for stocks
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Thu 17 Apr  - Weibo shares pop 19% in IPO
The Chinese social media company sees solid demand in its initial public offering, offering some hope for other Chinese technology companies hoping to list in the United States.

Thu 17 Apr  - Goldman Sachs investment banking roars back
Goldman Sachs reports strong earnings results Thursday thanks to lower expenses and investment banking fees.

Thu 17 Apr  - Morgan Stanley's unlikely rebound continues
CEO James Gorman proves that there are, in fact, second acts on Wall Street.

Thu 17 Apr  - China's spending crackdown hits drinks giants
China's crackdown on extravagant spending by officials is creating a headache for some of the world's biggest drinks companies.

Thu 17 Apr  - Google's ad prices are down. So what?
Despite alarmist coverage following its earnings miss, this tech giant is doing just fine.

Thu 17 Apr  - The real economy beats the banks
Ghost of Occupy Wall Street, rejoice: As more people land jobs, bank earnings falter.

Thu 17 Apr  - NY Attorney General subpoenas High-Frequency Trading firms
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Thu 17 Apr  - Weibo IPO leads Chinese stock invasion
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Thu 17 Apr  - Investors cheer India's election
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Thu 17 Apr  - Janet Yellen to Wall Street: don't panic
Wall Street was a lot more pleased with Fed Chief Janet Yellen's latest remarks on interest rates


Wed 16 Apr  - [video] Services key to China's new economy
[at CNBC] - Stephen Roach, Yale School of Management, shares perspective on China's economic reforms.

Wed 16 Apr  - [video] China GDP hits 18-month low
[at CNBC] - China's economy grew an annual 7.4 percent in the first quarter, beating expectations, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.


Wed 09 Apr  - [video] China needs market-determined exchange rate: Lew
[at CNBC] - China needs to demonstrate that they are on the path of a market-determined exchange rate, says Treasury Secretary Jack Lew weighing in on what China needs to do to take its place on the world's economic ...



Mon 31 Mar  - [video] No free lunch from the Fed: Expert
[at CNBC] - Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macroeconomics, shares his thoughts on Fed policy and its impact on the U.S. economy.

Mon 31 Mar  - [video] High frequency trading has issues: Pro
[at CNBC] - Rob Cox, Reuters Breakingviews; Ian Shepherdson, Pantheon Macroeconomics, and Ben White, POLITICO, share their views on whether high frequency trading is fair. The question you have to ask is does it endanger ...


Mon 24 Mar  - IPO rush begins amid growing 'bubble' talk
[at CNBC] - The initial public offering rush is gathering steam. Is it a bubble?

Mon 24 Mar  - [video] Pisani's market open: Weak China PMI
[at CNBC] - CNBC's Bob Pisani looks ahead to the market day after China reported weak PMI data and there are talks of a stimulus program there.


Fri 21 Mar  - [video] China welcomes Michelle Obama
[at CNBC] - The First Lady played ping pong, tried her hand at calligraphy but avoided politics on her visit to China, report CNBC's Eunice Yoon.


Thu 20 Mar  - [video] Pisani's markets: IPOs on parade
[at CNBC] - CNBC's Bob Pisani looks ahead at what's likely to move today's markets. Today, cloud-based online banking company, Q2 Holdings debuts on the NYSE.

Thu 20 Mar  - Yellen puts fear of Fed into emerging markets
[at CNBC] - Fed chief Janet Yellen left traders with three takeaways: the dollar will strengthen, rates will rise, and easy money policies are on their way out.

Wed 19 Mar  - [video] Fears rise as China denies bailout talks
[at CNBC] - Property developer Xingrun reportedly owes roughly $600 million to banks and individual investors, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon, with the latest details on the impact of the possible default.

Tue 18 Mar  - [video] Softbank firing away on all cylinders: Pro
[at CNBC] - Discussing the rebound in Japanese stocks, with Melissa Otto, TIAA-CREF Active Equity Group.

Tue 18 Mar  - [video] Santelli: 10-year finds 'comfortable area'
[at CNBC] - CNBC's Rick Santelli takes a look at the latest yields in Treasurys, as the Japanese yen moves into positive territory