Topic: CNBC Inc.
The protests in the Middle East and United States may have garnered more attention, but 2011 was just as much a year of awakening in southern Europe, where young people are worried their future.
12/30/2011 02:14 pm
Kmart and Sears closing will effect 120 stores nationwide. But these Sears closings might not save the company, says one analyst.
12/28/2011 09:21 pm
Gold prices have fallen 16 percent since reaching a record $1,900 an ounce – and could fall further in the near term. But many analysts predict gold prices will rise, perhaps to new records, in the latter half of 2012.
12/22/2011 10:10 am
North Korea leadership change won't affect markets in the long term, analysts say, because North Korea is likely to continue business as usual.
12/19/2011 10:11 am
Gold prices have fallen in recent months and many analysts expect the correction to continue. But one analyst sees gold prices rallying next year.
12/19/2011 09:22 am
Chris Paul, the coveted free agent point guard, could turn the lowly Clippers into a serious NBA contender. The addition of Chris Paul to the team is attracting other marquee players.
12/15/2011 02:32 pm
46 million people are living with the help of US government food handouts, and the average income figure is misleading.
12/09/2011 02:32 pm
US stocks were down near session lows in midday trading. The European Central Bank's announcement that it had no large-scale bond-buying plan undercut enthusiasm for US stocks.
12/08/2011 01:44 pm
Newt Gingrich is not famous for his forbearance, but he's treating Mitt Romney, his top competition for the GOP presidential nomination, like an old pal. That might be a smart move.
12/07/2011 12:47 pm
Emerging markets demand has doubled world oil consumption in five years. To meet rising demand from emerging markets, Petrobas plans to increase production to 3 million barrels a day by 2015.
12/04/2011 05:21 pm