U.S. Inflation Sped Up in March Though Only Because of Gas Prices

U.S. Inflation Sped Up in March Though Only Because of Gas Prices

The U.S. Labor Department says the consumer price index rose 1.9% over the past 12 months, faster than the 1.5% pace of the prior month and economists' estimates for a 1.8% increase. But excluding volatile energy and food prices, the index rose just 0.1% during the month, less than economists estimated.

Bitcoin-Trading Companies Race for New York's Approval as SEC Balks

Bitcoin-Trading Companies Race for New York's Approval as SEC Balks

Bitcoin-trading companies aren't waiting for a rebound in prices for the cryptocurrency to set up shop. They're applying at a rapid pace for regulatory approval from New York State officials - with a new license just announced for London-based Bitstamp.

U.S. Job Openings Tumble in February as Businesses Slowed Hiring

U.S. Job Openings Tumble in February as Businesses Slowed Hiring

The number of U.S. job openings falls in February to an 11-month low of 7.1 million, the Labor Department says, in a sign of just how drastically businesses slowed hiring in the wake of December's stock-market swoon and the 35-day federal-government shutdown, the longest in American history.

April's Market Outlook: Is This the Eye of the Hurricane?

April's Market Outlook: Is This the Eye of the Hurricane?

Rob Isbitts says the powerful uptrend in global stocks is alive and well, but investors should be prepared for the possibility we are in the eye of the storm, and the lows of 2018 could yet be taken out.

Economist Perspective: FX Leadership

Economist Perspective: FX Leadership

Can the U.S. dollar maintain its leadership among global currencies?

Cryptocurrency Comeback Could Be Benefiting Semi Stocks

Cryptocurrency Comeback Could Be Benefiting Semi Stocks

Crypto could be carrying, rather than crashing semi stocks once again.

A Cure for Market Myopia: What You Need to Know About the Macro Picture in 2019

A Cure for Market Myopia: What You Need to Know About the Macro Picture in 2019

Investors need to take a step back before diving into new investments. We have you covered.

Don't Fight the People's Bank of China

Don't Fight the People's Bank of China

With both the Fed and PBC providing cheap capital, the market has a wind at its back.

Cryptocurrencies Embraced by New York as Federal Regulators Study Market

Cryptocurrencies Embraced by New York as Federal Regulators Study Market

New York state isn't waiting for federal regulators to develop a comprehensive set of rules governing trading in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. Instead, according to a press release, the state is helping to 'advance' the 'thriving' market - with a new license for Tagomi Trading.

Fed Up? Here's How the Central Bank Just Changed Your Retirement Plans

Fed Up? Here's How the Central Bank Just Changed Your Retirement Plans

TheStreet spoke with a top wealth adviser at at top firm, who broke down how retirees need to rethink income investments.