Jim Cramer: This Strong Dollar Is Biting Deeply Into Apple

Jim Cramer: This Strong Dollar Is Biting Deeply Into Apple

Dollar strength is affecting the competitive advantage of U.S. companies around the globe, and it is a more insidious problem that most people recognize.

Once the Fed Starts Cutting, They Are Not Going to Stop

Once the Fed Starts Cutting, They Are Not Going to Stop

There is strong precedent for aggressive rate cuts once the Fed gets started.

Banks Slash U.S. Growth Forecasts as Shutdown Hits GDP

Banks Slash U.S. Growth Forecasts as Shutdown Hits GDP

Bank of America economists estimate that the 35-day-old partial U.S. government shutdown will shave 0.2 percentage points off first-quarter growth in gross domestic product.

Pennies on $100 Might Not Cut It Anymore for JPMorgan Depositors

Pennies on $100 Might Not Cut It Anymore for JPMorgan Depositors

Some Wall Street analysts are starting to warn that big banks like JPMorgan Chase might have to start paying higher rates on deposits to keep customers from defecting to smaller banks with better offers, or to online-only lenders that don't have to cover the costs of maintaining hundreds or thousands of branches.

Can the U.S. Dollar Keep Its Momentum?

Can the U.S. Dollar Keep Its Momentum?

Dollar strength defined currency trading in 2018. Will new headwinds have traders reassessing its position?

JPMorgan's Dimon Stays King of Wall Street, Gets $31 Million Payday

JPMorgan's Dimon Stays King of Wall Street, Gets $31 Million Payday

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon says he doesn't worry about the ups and downs of financial markets. Yet the bank's trading business, Wall Street's biggest, has proved remarkably consistent -- and resilient.

Morgan Stanley Sinks as Profit Misses Estimates Amid Trading Slump

Morgan Stanley Sinks as Profit Misses Estimates Amid Trading Slump

Morgan Stanley reports earnings per share of 80 cents in the fourth quarter, below analysts' forecasts of 89 cents.

Economist Perspective: Government Shutdown a Prelude to Debt-Ceiling Debate?

Economist Perspective: Government Shutdown a Prelude to Debt-Ceiling Debate?

Why does the debt ceiling matter?

BlackRock's Profit Plunges 60% as Assets Slip Below $6 Trillion

BlackRock's Profit Plunges 60% as Assets Slip Below $6 Trillion

BlackRock, the largest U.S. money manager, suffered from a drop in fees as the stock market's plunge last year sapped investment-advisory fees and caused investor assets under management to slip below $6 trillion.

3 Currencies to Watch in 2019

3 Currencies to Watch in 2019

Brexit and the Fed will likely weigh most heavily on currency markets in 2019.