Stock buybacks are a result of the incentives created by the federal government over the past fifty years and not just a current response to activist investors
04/28/15 - 11:47 AM EDT
Home prices are on the rise. The S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Index rose 5% over the past year as of February, compared to 4.6% in January.
04/28/15 - 10:37 AM EDT
America has more inequality than any of the other advanced countries and it's only getting worse, said Joseph Stiglitz, author of 'The Great Divide' and Nobel Prize winning economist.
04/22/15 - 04:54 PM EDT
Gas prices have jumped 13 cents in the past two weeks, edging up to $2.58 per gallon.
04/27/15 - 10:50 AM EDT
Hillary Clinton reportedly may want to "topple" the 1%, but that does not make the multi-millionaire presidential candidate a hypocrite, says Joseph Stiglitz, author of "The Great Divide".
04/24/15 - 09:28 AM EDT
The New Jersey governor counts past pension borrowing as 'school aid' in his budget -- but not when it undercuts his claim of spending more on pensions than prior governors.
04/24/15 - 08:28 AM EDT
If you're looking for some unique investment opportunities in Latin America, look no further than Colombia.
04/23/15 - 05:39 PM EDT
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Muni bonds saw a healthy dose of volatility in the first quarter due to new bond issuance, but overall the market remains a bargain versus Treasurys.
04/23/15 - 04:11 PM EDT
Jack Gerard, CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, says those in Washington have the power to make the U.S. the epicenter of the global energy market.
04/23/15 - 03:39 PM EDT
New research indicates that less educated workers have suffered during two of the longest economic recoveries in American history, a problem that cannot be solved by pumping up aggregate demand.
04/23/15 - 11:19 AM EDT
To create change in America you have to get elected so Hillary Clinton's reported remarks about toppling the 1% are not hypocritical, said Joseph Stiglitz, author of 'The Great Divide'.
04/23/15 - 11:05 AM EDT
A new Pentagon cybersecurity strategy lays out for the first time publicly that the U.S. military plans to use cyber-warfare as an option in conflicts with enemies.
04/23/15 - 09:50 AM EDT