The eurozone was still mired in deflation during May, and while economists expect consumer prices to start rising in coming months, success for the European Central Bank in meeting its inflation target is far from assured.
FRANKFURT--German jobless claims fell more than expected in May and the jobless rate hit a fresh record low, data from the BA labor agency showed Tuesday, cementing Germany's position as the strongest labor market in the eurozone.
BERLIN-- Volkswagen AG, struggling to move past its emissions-cheating scandal, swung back to profit in the first quarter after reporting a record loss for the full year 2015, with the absence of new provisions against earnings feeding optimism that the German car maker has digested the bulk of the financial pain from the diesel crisis.
Many regrets center around what you didn’t do, not what you did.
Stock futures are rising in a muted session, thinned by the Memorial Day holiday, as investors look ahead to the week’s data, including nonfarm pay...
Traders are anticipating that MSCI’s inclusion of A-shares into the index will channel billions in passive asset-management money into China, lifti...
She doesn’t know what will happen to her home after she’s gone.
Eighteen U.S. companies have increased their dividends for at least half a century, writes Phil van Doorn.
These World Heritage sites are still open to tourists.
The major event for this week is the OPEC biannual meeting on June 2 in Vienna, which is unlikely to yield any formal consensus on curtailing produ...
Conventional wisdom holds that low volume is bearish for the stock market, but this time Mark Hulbert isn’t so sure.
A merger of Scottish company Alliance with RIT Capital Partners would create an investment firm worth around $7.36 billion, based on their closing ...
Here’s what millennials expect when it comes to paychecks, retirement and financial advice, according to an engaging Morningstar UK video.
Pimco Total Return has delivered lackluster results after former manager Bill Gross left in a messy split, writes John Coumarianos.
In this corner’s opinion, oil is about to enter a medium-term phase of flat to falling prices that suggest there’s little upside to be had in the o...
This market can’t seem to decide what it wants to do, and as a result, those who trade it regularly are finding it to be a difficult environment.
The move higher in the averages has again been the missing the desired volume, raising more questions about the longevity of this up move.
An old Wall Street saying is that a rising tide lifts all boats, but no matter which way the market is moving, there are stocks that will always go...
Stocks rose this week as the market shrugged off concerns that a Federal Reserve rare hike would cause stocks to fall.The S&P 500 gained 2.3% to 2,...
Simon Segars, chief executive of chip licensing powerhouse ARM Holdings (ARMH), was in town Thursday to speak to CNBC and make other visits, follow...
Everybody's talking about hedge funds and recently weak performance.Some contend that the $2.9 trillion industry is about to bleed 25% of its asset...
Indexer MSCI will induct the 2nd tranche of U.S.-listed Chinese companies into its benchmark indexes on May 31, after markets close.Upon inclusion ...
As the presidential candidates continue to march toward the general election, WSJ's Gerald F. Seib plans to keep an eye on the Sanders campaign and...
What kind of president would Hillary Clinton make? Rex Nutting wonders. Most likely, she’d be a lot like Barack Obama has been: An imperfect comman...
Donald Trump’s clashes with the Republican Party establishment were on plain display during the primary season. But lately, the self-styled outside...
The more disconnected senior citizens become from reality, the more they believe they can do a grand job making decisions about their money and investments.
Maybe in some cases one isn’t the loneliest number.
|30 yr fixed Jumbo||4.20%|
|30 yr fixed||3.65%|
|15 yr fixed||2.76%|
|10 yr fixed||2.77%|
|30 yr fixed refi||3.66%|
|15 yr fixed refi||2.79%|
|5/1 ARM refi||3.15%|
|$30K Home Equity Loan||4.53%|
|$50K Home Equity Loan||4.17%|
|$75K Home Equity Loan||4.16%|
|$100K Home Equity Loan||4.10%|
|5 yr CD||1.24%|
|2 yr CD||0.74%|
|1 yr CD||0.55%|
|MMA Savings Jumbo||0.35%|
|60 Mo Used Car||2.87%|
|48 Mo Used Car||2.89%|
|36 Mo Used Car||3.26%|
|72 Mo New Car||2.98%|
|60 Mo New Car||3.25%|
|48 Mo New Car||3.18%|
|60 Mo Auto Refi||2.98%|
|36 Mo Auto Refi||2.78%|
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She doesn’t know what will happen to her home after she’s gone.
After this man died his widow blocked his family on Facebook.
He made his wishes clear, but his second wife had other ideas.
The minister says give what you can, but some people put in $20 and $50 bills.
Today’s world, obsessed with the pursuit of youth, needs Cicero’s wisdom on growing old and retirement more than ever.
As you get closer to collecting Social Security benefits, you’ll want to get a rough idea of how much you’ll actually receive. Here’s how to do that.
Retirees are generally having loads of fun in their unstructured life, regardless of their income.
Perhaps the best way to find out which states are winners for retirees: Forget surveys and expert opinions, and find out where the most retirees ar...
The tax ramifications of homeownership are quite different from those that apply to owning a retirement account or investment assets.
Being a successful investor means having a certain amount of discipline when it comes to managing your portfolio. Here are five principles that, if...
The Vanguard Group founder said in a speech this week that there was no reason for the new fiduciary rule to be limited to retirement-oriented inve...
The change in rules for financial advisers has put many people in the position of having to find a new one, raising the issue of how well informed ...
The unemployment rate for military spouses is a staggering 18%., and more than half of those military spouses who do work face crippling underemployment.
The homes of single men have appreciated in value more than the homes of single women.
Photos show the house that Obama will reportedly live in after leaving the White House
3D modeling, virtual staging and drones may be less expensive than you think
Once home to President Ronald Reagan, the Riviera White House, as it came to be called, is on the market in Pacific Palisades, Calif., with an aski...
The inventory of homes for sale has finally begun increasing a bit in the Seattle real estate market.
Strong home sales in the greater Boston area have resulted in steady price appreciation over the past several months. These price gains are bringin...
Dallas real estate continues to push the limits on home sales. As the country's home prices continue to rise, Dallas follows right along.
If you live in an area with a booming real estate market, chances are you've heard about bidding wars or multiple offers on many of the properties ...