Market & Finance News


Tue 02 Sep  - The U.S. dollar is super strong now
The dollar is surging against other major currencies. That may be good news for consumers looking to buy imported goods or travel. But is it bad for the market?

Tue 02 Sep  - Morgan Stanley predicts stock market surge
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Tue 02 Sep  - Put up or shut up time for Mayer and Yahoo
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will soon have a lot more money to play with once Alibaba goes public. But can she convince investors the company is FINALLY better?

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.

Tue 02 Sep  - Eric Cantor goes to Wall Street
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Mon 01 Sep  - Russia ruble at lowest value ever
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Tue 02 Sep  - 3 things to know about the biggest IPO in a long time
Chinese tech giant Alibaba is gearing up for a major market debut in New York that could set new records. Here are three things you need to know in advance of their big splash.

Tue 02 Sep  - Dollar General raises bid for Family Dollar
Dollar General raises bid in its takeover battle with smaller rival Dollar Tree for Family Dollar.

Mon 01 Sep  - Don't fear September
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Tue 02 Sep  - Stocks: 4 things to know before the open
Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.

Sun 31 Aug  - Sports betting vs. the stock market
Despite similarities between investing and sports gambling, the stock market is a lot more forgiving than Vegas.

Fri 29 Aug  - Wall Street bets on prison growth from border crisis
The stocks of two for-profit prison companies shot up in August. The reason? Investors are betting undocumented immigrations will end up in those detention facilities.

Fri 29 Aug  - Your Labor Day BBQ will cost more
The bad news: meat prices are up from last year. The good news: beverage prices aren't.

Fri 29 Aug  - Why I left a job in finance to play video games
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Fri 29 Aug  - Tesla expands in China. Stock at all-time high
Tesla shares hit a new all-time high Friday after the company announced plans to build 400 charging points in China.

Thu 28 Aug  - Twitter suspends fake @JPMorganCEO account
A fake account claiming to be JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon has been taken down.

Thu 28 Aug  - Hot stocks: 10 record breaking companies
The S&P 500 is trading at all-time highs, and many well-known businesses are leading the charge. Time to buy or sell?

Fri 29 Aug  - A dozen McDonald's outlets closed in Russia
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Fri 29 Aug  - Stocks: 5 things to know before the open
Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.

Thu 28 Aug  - Abercrombie struggling to bring sexy back
Abercrombie & Fitch might have been cool 10 years ago, but today it's struggling just to stay in style.

Tue 02 Sep  - Japan stocks climb to seven-month high as yen weakens
[at MarketWatch] - Japan stocks climb to its highest closing level in seven months, with a softer yen helping boost export-related shares.



Wed 27 Aug  - [video] Closing of the Chinese mind: Chang
[at CNBC] - Gordon Chang, "The Coming Collapse of China" author, explains why he thinks China's attempt to develop its own PC and mobile operating system signals the country is closing itself off from the ...

Wed 27 Aug  - [video] China's new foe
[at CNBC] - CNBC's Susan Li reports China is building its own operating system to compete with companies like Google, Apple and Microsoft.

Thu 21 Aug  - [video] Meet 'Squawk Box Asia'
[at CNBC] - The "Squawk Box" crew meets fellow colleague Susan Li, "Squawk Box Asia" anchor. China is back, says Li, discussing the outlook on China.




Wed 13 Aug  - [video] Signs of China slowdown
[at CNBC] - CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look at the latest economic data coming out of China as credit growth sees a sharp decline in July.

Wed 13 Aug  - Hong Kong stocks close at highest since late 2010
[at MarketWatch] - The Hang Seng climbs to a closing level it hasn’t seen in three years, extending a three-day winning streak.


Fri 08 Aug  - Japanese stocks sink as geopolitical tensions weigh
[at MarketWatch] - Japan stocks sell off amid geopolitical worries, as the benchmark index suffers its worst daily percentage decline since mid-March, with other regional markets also seeing losses.


Wed 06 Aug  - Japan stocks log five-day losing streak
[at MarketWatch] - Tracking substantial losses in the U.S. overnight, Japan stocks log a five-day losing streak, leading a downward regional trend.

Tue 05 Aug  - Japan stocks tumble after weak China data
[at MarketWatch] - Japanese stocks tumble to their weakest closing level in more than a week, after HSBC’s China services PMI falls to record low.


Wed 30 Jul  - Asia stocks mostly higher before Fed; China snaps 6-day winning streak
[at CNBC] - Asian equity markets were mostly higher on Wednesday ahead of key risk events in the United States.


Wed 23 Jul  - [video] Food safety scare rages in China
[at CNBC] - Officials have detained five people in the food scandal probe, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.