Fitch ratings has cut its ratings on France to 'AA', after having put the country on 'Ratings Watch Negative' in October, saying the country's revised deficit-reduction target ..
Crude oil markets fell 3 percent or more to plumb new five-year lows on Friday after the world's energy watchdog forecast even lower prices on weaker demand and larger su ..
U.S. stocks fell sharply on Friday, leaving the benchmark S&P 500 with its worst weekly performance since May 2012, as investors pulled back from the markets in response t ..
U.S. stocks took a beating, with the Dow plunging 300 points, as traders fretted over the energy sector and political instability in key markets. ..
Oil prices are now at their lowest level in five years, having sold off some 45% from their June peak, a scant five months ago. It’s a crash. Lower oil and gas prices are good ..
Pessimism and doubt have dominated how Americans see the economy for many years. Now, in a hopeful sign for the economic outlook, confidence is suddenly perking up. Expectatio ..
Two useful metrics to test the valuation of domestic equity markets — Tobin’s Q and the cyclically-adjusted S&P 500 price-to-earnings ratio — continue to show equity marke ..
Seasoned options trader Jon Najarian has some advice for traders who are bracing for a year-end spike in the VIX. ..
The $1.1 trillion dollar government spending bill passed the House last night after a contentious run-up. Tucked inside was a neatly-wrapped present for the financial industry ..
Chrysler Group is expanding its U.S. recall of older-model vehicles with Takata Corp passenger-side air bags, adding a second inflator design to the recall and more affected r ..