What Investors Should Know


  • A Spring Swoon? Maybe, but Not Likely Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 9:40 AM ET

    A spring swoon? Over the weekend, there was a lot of chatter about whether this was the start of a more serious market correction.

  • Can the Gold Bounce Last? Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 9:12 AM ET

    Pro trader Rich Ilczyszyn looks at the key levels for gold.

  • Early Movers: CAT, HAL, HAS & More Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 8:03 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • This Time It's Different, US Won't Stall: SocGen Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 7:55 AM ET

    Job numbers and a sell-off in commodities may have curbed investor sentiment in the U.S. in recent weeks, but according to Societe Generale, the economy is now made of sterner stuff.

  • How to Donate Wisely to Boston Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 5:50 AM ET

    This is a link to a Bankrate.com story.

  • Bulls Go Shopping at L Brands Monday, 22 Apr 2013 | 5:44 AM ET

    L Brands popped on strong same-store sales earlier this month, and the bulls came back to the store on Friday.

  • Earnings Results Flashing Warning Sign for Stocks Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 11:51 AM ET

    A greater-than-usual number of companies have reported disappointing revenue results and tepid guidance this quarter, leading strategists to expect a more volatile time for stocks.

  • Change on Tap: Consumer Stocks May Lose Fizz Sunday, 21 Apr 2013 | 12:45 AM ET

    Volatile markets have made defensive stocks attractive, but after Coke and Pepsi's strong earnings reports, it might be time to look elsewhere.

  • Springtime Swoon in Full Gloom, Most Americans Say Saturday, 20 Apr 2013 | 6:26 PM ET

    For the third year in a row, the economic recovery has hit a springtime soft spot. Only 1 in 4 now expects his or her own financial situation to improve over the next year.

  • A Make-or-Break Week Ahead for the Stock Market Saturday, 20 Apr 2013 | 12:30 AM ET

    It's make-or-break time for the first-quarter earnings season, and it comes just as the stock market is showing signs of strain.

  • Warren Buffett's IBM Stake Drops $1.2 Billion in Value Saturday, 20 Apr 2013 | 12:30 AM ET

    The market value of Warren Buffett's big IBM stake fell around $1.2 billion in one day as the stock plunged on disappointing revenues.

  • Trader Bets Boeing Will Soar: Stutland Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    Boeing moved higher Friday morning, after news that the FAA is expected to approve Boeing's plan to fix its Dreamliner. One options trader got into the trade ahead of time.

  • Apple, Netflix Among Big Names Reporting Next Week Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    Apple is one of many names in the spotlight next week as earnings season heats up. Ten of the Dow firms and more than a third of the S&P 500 are also set to report.

  • Midday Movers: IBM, CMG & More Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:

  • Is This Stock Pullback Different Than The Others? Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 10:43 AM ET

    The meager three percent pullback in the S&P 500 at the end of February made a lot of traders believe that any pullback should be bought, but there has been a lot of discussion this week that this pullback might be different.

  • SeaWorld Shares Jump in Stock Debut Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 10:13 AM ET
    A SeaWorld penguin poses next to a NYSE trader's tablet at the launch of SeaWorld's IPO.

    Shares of SeaWorld Entertainment rose Friday in their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Margins Boost Honeywell Profit, Earnings Forecast Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 9:44 AM ET

    Honeywell International reported a first-quarter profit above analysts' expectations and raised the lower end of its full-year earnings forecast as margins improved.

  • Greece, Cyprus May Be Forced to Exit Euro: Citi Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 8:02 AM ET

    Major debt restructuring for both Cyprus and Greece will probably force the struggling euro zone countries to leave the single currency, according to Citigroup.

  • Early Movers: GE, MDLZ, DELL & More Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 7:35 AM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell on Friday:

  • Oil's Tumble Could Be Great for Europe Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 7:20 AM ET

    Lower inflation resulting from falling oil prices could allow more expansionary monetary policies in Europe, Credit Suisse says.