Some traders have speculated that China might liquidate its $1.1 trillion of U.S. Treasury bonds as a way of striking back against President Donald Trump's tariffs on imports from the country. But such a scenario might hide the real urgency: The Chinese government might need the cash, according to the wealth manager deVere Group.
05/21/19 - 08:00 AM EDT
Companies in the S&P 500 bought back a record $806 billion of their own shares last year. But the tactic - used by CEOs to juice their stock prices - may become less common as more companies confront the need to pay down debt, Bank of America analysts warn in a new note.
04/22/19 - 12:40 PM EDT
The owners of Louis Vuitton and Gucci pledge more than €300 million to rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral, while energy company Total and other big businesses also say they will donate millions.
04/16/19 - 10:45 AM EDT
Tickers in this article: GS
President Donald Trump's tax cuts have increased the national debt, and now the bill is coming due: The U.S. government's interest costs surged 20% during the last fiscal year and are projected to nearly double over the next five years, eclipsing the budget for military spending.
11/21/18 - 07:00 AM EST
By Rob Lenihan
Tickers in this article: ZG
Investors batter Zillow Group after the online real estate marketplace misses third-quarter revenue estimates and cuts its full-year revenue guidance.
11/07/18 - 12:59 PM EST
U.S. gross domestic products probably grew at a 3.3% pace in the third quarter, based on the survey. Such a pace would represent a slowdown from the second quarter's 4.2% clip.
10/26/18 - 06:30 AM EDT
Here's what you need to know now for Tuesday, Sept. 4.
09/04/18 - 08:00 PM EDT
Booming property prices are driving gains in funds specializing in real estate plays.
07/21/18 - 10:00 AM EDT
By Tedd Cohen
Jim Cramer and our other experts look at banks, three sections to trade, and REITs.
04/18/18 - 03:00 PM EDT
By Tony Owusu
Congress is exploring changes to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to reduce risk to taxpayers.
03/09/18 - 04:05 PM EST
Yields on 10-year U.S. Treasury notes have been on the rise since reaching a record low of 1.36% in July 2016. Last week they surged to 2.85%, the highest in three years, and triggering debate over whether bonds are entering a decades-long bear market.
02/05/18 - 06:21 AM EST
Tickers in this article: URI
Should the president be successful, demand for what United Rentals does will only continue to increase.
01/25/18 - 09:19 AM EST
Tickers in this article: C
Once head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency during the 2008 financial crisis, John Dugan helped Citigroup to get a big bailout. He has now been tapped as a board member at the bank, making about $300,000 annually to attend six meetings a year.
12/22/17 - 04:30 PM EST
Big retailers like J. Crew and Toys 'R' Us have defaulted on their debts, and more companies are likely to follow given the ongoing shift toward online shopping. Now there's a way for stock investors to profit from the slide -- and it doesn't necessarily involve buying Amazon.com shares.
11/23/17 - 09:17 AM EST