CNBC's Mike Santoli sits down with the chairman of S&P Dow Jones Index Committee to discuss how he picks companies for the benchmarks.
CNBC took a look at the economic records of the presidents since Jimmy Carter to assess President Obama's performance.
*Dollar rallies usually thwarted by Washington. *China, emerging markets now wield huge influence. The greenback's surge under then-president Ronald Reagan was so powerful that by 1985 it required a rare international accord between the world's five leading economic powers and their central banks to weaken the currency- the so-called Plaza Accord, named...
The market's rally after Donald Trump's election is ignoring the negative effects of his protectionist policies, Breakingviews says.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen says she wants to stick around, which means she'll do what Trump wants, says Jake Novak.