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Dow tumbles 600 points to start second quarter as Trump warns of 'very painful two weeks'

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:27:46 GMT

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 are coming off of their worst first quarter in history.Read more: Dow tumbles 600 points to start second quarter as Trump warns of 'very painful two weeks'

Coronavirus live updates: TSA screenings drop to 10-year low, Spain suffers highest death toll yet

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:13:52 GMT

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As of Wednesday, more than 873,767 cases of coronavirus have been reported, resulting in at least 43,288 deaths.Read more: Coronavirus live updates: TSA screenings drop to 10-year low, Spain suffers highest death toll yet

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he's having ongoing discussions about infrastructure

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:23:02 GMT

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The Treasury secretary told CNBC he is holding discussions with Congress about a potential infrastructure bill.Read more: Treasury Secretary Mnuchin says he's having ongoing discussions about infrastructure

US companies cut 27,000 jobs before the worst of the coronavirus shutdown, millions more coming, Moody's says

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:26:06 GMT

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The March ADP count covers the period before the social distancing measures that have shut down large parts of the economy.Read more: US companies cut 27,000 jobs before the worst of the coronavirus shutdown, millions more coming, Moody's says

White House predicts 100,000 to 240,000 will die in US from coronavirus

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:26:47 GMT

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President Donald Trump prepared Americans for a surge in coronavirus cases, saying the U.S. is facing a "very, very painful two weeks."Read more: White House predicts 100,000 to 240,000 will die in US from coronavirus

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson coronavirus relief golf match is on and could happen in May

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 03:25:32 GMT

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Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are planning to square off in a two-on-two golf event to help coronavirus relief efforts.Read more: Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson coronavirus relief golf match is on and could happen in May

El-Erian says he wouldn't buy into market yet, but offers a plan for those who feel they must

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 12:39:23 GMT

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"Whatever cash you have, divide it over five installments," Mohamed El-Erian told CNBC on Wednesday, suggesting dollar cost averaging into the market over several months.Read more: El-Erian says he wouldn't buy into market yet, but offers a plan for those who feel they must

White House is not planning for a 4th coronavirus relief bill despite Democrats' push, officials say

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:11:01 GMT

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The Trump administration is currently focused on implementing the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package passed last week, officials said.Read more: White House is not planning for a 4th coronavirus relief bill despite Democrats' push, officials say

Stock market live updates: Dow down 600, second quarter begins, Trump's warning

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:20:05 GMT

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A conversation of everything moving markets on Wednesday, including President Donald Trump's latest comments on the coronavirus outbreak.Read more: Stock market live updates: Dow down 600, second quarter begins, Trump's warning

March's ISM manufacturing index is 49.1, signaling contraction as coronavirus hits economy

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:31:06 GMT

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U.S. manufacturing activity contracted in March as the coronavirus outbreak continues to pressure the economy, data released Wednesday by the Institute for Supply Management showed.Read more: March's ISM manufacturing index is 49.1, signaling contraction as coronavirus hits economy

Homebuilder ETF just had its worst month ever, but it's on the cusp of a comeback, chart analyst says

Created: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 20:43:36 GMT

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The iShares U.S. Home Construction ETF just had its worst month on record, but two traders see a recovery ahead for the group.Read more: Homebuilder ETF just had its worst month ever, but it's on the cusp of a comeback, chart analyst says

Comcast CEO Brian Roberts pledges $500 million for employees whose jobs are impacted by coronavirus

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:57:26 GMT

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Comcast pledged $500 million to employees whose jobs have been affected by coronavirus. CEO Brian Roberts and other senior leaders are donating their annual salaries to coronavirus-related charities.Read more: Comcast CEO Brian Roberts pledges $500 million for employees whose jobs are impacted by coronavirus

IMF says coronavirus crisis requires 'wartime' policy response

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:17:16 GMT

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Global policymakers must enact "wartime" measures to fight the coronavirus pandemic, the IMF said Tuesday.Read more: IMF says coronavirus crisis requires 'wartime' policy response

Mortgage applications to buy a home plummet 24% annually as coronavirus slams spring housing

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:26:21 GMT

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The coronavirus appears to be splitting the mortgage market as more borrowers rush to refinance to save money on monthly payments and potential homebuyers back away fast.Read more: Mortgage applications to buy a home plummet 24% annually as coronavirus slams spring housing

Investors should have up to 10% in this 'hedge against the unexpected,' says 'Godfather' of gold

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:26:23 GMT

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George Milling-Stanley, who helped create the SPDR Gold Trust, says the precious metal is not just a hedge against inflation but against the unexpected.Read more: Investors should have up to 10% in this 'hedge against the unexpected,' says 'Godfather' of gold

Legere is out as T-Mobile CEO as Sprint merger officially closes

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:46:24 GMT

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The transition comes ahead of schedule with Mike Sievert taking over the helm.Read more: Legere is out as T-Mobile CEO as Sprint merger officially closes

Fiat Chrysler's first-quarter sales fall 10.4% as coronavirus pandemic shutters dealerships

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:28:38 GMT

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Auto sales for all companies were expected to be healthy to begin the year, but then fell off a cliff due to COVID-19 in March.Read more: Fiat Chrysler's first-quarter sales fall 10.4% as coronavirus pandemic shutters dealerships

Coronavirus is a 'common invisible enemy' and coordinated efforts are needed, NATO's chief says

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:01:00 GMT

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This global pandemic is different to other crises because "everyone is affected," NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said.Read more: Coronavirus is a 'common invisible enemy' and coordinated efforts are needed, NATO's chief says

'Predictably Irrational' author says this is what investors should be doing during the pandemic

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:21:04 GMT

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Behavioral economist Dan Ariely, author of the book "Predictably Irrational," says you need to know what kind of investor you are before making trades during the coronavirus outbreak.Read more: 'Predictably Irrational' author says this is what investors should be doing during the pandemic

GOP senator calls on Saudis to end its oil price war, says 'Americans died' protecting the kingdom

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:08:37 GMT

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"The Saudis have really brought in a supply shock at exactly the wrong time," Alaska Sen. Dan Sullivan said Wednesday.Read more: GOP senator calls on Saudis to end its oil price war, says 'Americans died' protecting the kingdom

The first quarter's surprise outperformer was a farm commodity

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:25:29 GMT

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During the first three months of the year, one agricultural commodity gained 20.5% as global stock markets and other assets tumbled amid panic around the coronavirus crisis.Read more: The first quarter's surprise outperformer was a farm commodity

Where your coronavirus stimulus check will go furthest, based on US rents

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 14:29:02 GMT

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Millions of workers have reason to cheer, thanks to a $2 trillion stimulus package passed by Congress last week that will put checks in their pockets. But how far will $1,200 really go? CNBC took a look at what that sum could mean for rent payers around the country.Read more: Where your coronavirus stimulus check will go furthest, based on US rents

Next frontier in Microsoft, Google, Amazon cloud battle is over a world without code

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:50:15 GMT

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No code? No problem. Apps can now be created without it. The tech revolution, which is playing a major role in the coronavirus crisis, is an intense area of competition between cloud giants Microsoft, Google and Amazon.Read more: Next frontier in Microsoft, Google, Amazon cloud battle is over a world without code

US manufacturers answer General Motors' call for ventilator components amid coronavirus crisis

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 13:30:47 GMT

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"I still think big manufacturers are stuck in the mindset that 'my supply chain is in Asia and I'm dead in the water' until they come back on line, said Pindel CEO Bill Berrien.Read more: US manufacturers answer General Motors' call for ventilator components amid coronavirus crisis

'I heard the roar': 6.5 earthquake hits Idaho

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:35:07 GMT

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A large earthquake struck north of Boise Tuesday evening, with people across a large area reporting shaking.Read more: 'I heard the roar': 6.5 earthquake hits Idaho

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio orders investigation of Amazon's firing of strike organizer

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 00:06:46 GMT

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Amazon said it fired the employee, Christian Smalls, after he "received multiple warnings for violating social distancing guidelines."Read more: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio orders investigation of Amazon's firing of strike organizer

Xerox ends its hostile takeover bid for HP

Created: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 22:05:32 GMT

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Xerox has dropped its bid to merge with HP, people familiar with the matter confirmed to CNBC's David Faber.Read more: Xerox ends its hostile takeover bid for HP

5 charts that explain the Saudi Arabia-Russia oil price war so far

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:25:34 GMT

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Oil prices have fallen more than 60% since the beginning of 2020 as an agreement between OPEC and its allies expires and the coronavirus crisis continues.Read more: 5 charts that explain the Saudi Arabia-Russia oil price war so far

US aims to lease space in emergency oil stockpile, after buying plan canceled, sources say

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 09:41:40 GMT

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The Trump administration plans to lease out space for energy companies to store oil in the nation's Strategic Petroleum Reserve, according to two people briefed on the matter.Read more: US aims to lease space in emergency oil stockpile, after buying plan canceled, sources say

Palo Alto CEO forgoes salary, commits to 'no COVID-19 layoffs' during pandemic

Created: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 00:35:21 GMT

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"I think we will come out of this strong both as an economy and as a company," Palo Alto CEO Nikesh Arora said in a "Mad Money" interview.Read more: Palo Alto CEO forgoes salary, commits to 'no COVID-19 layoffs' during pandemic

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