The market is much calmer this week amid expectations of a more dovish Fed, stabilization in oil prices and easing Ebola concerns.» Read More
We don't care. Markets shrug at a positive report from Goldman Sachs and good weekly jobless claims.
It's been a whipsaw day on Wall Street with traders trying to buy market bottoms.
Stocks tanked out of the gate after disappointing U.S. data, but then quickly rebounded as traders saw a buying opportunity.
Stocks sank after a triple whammy of disappointing U.S. data, signaling that third quarter growth figures could be revised lower.
Hedge funds are getting hit hard this year as oil falls. Many of these funds are positioned long the U.S. market and growth stocks.
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Weakness in stocks is distracting from economic tailwinds: lower oil prices, a better U.S. economy, and high cash levels at U.S. corporations.
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Traders are looking for an oversold bounce after Ebola concerns and growth worries have pushed the S&P down 7 percent from its record.
Market internals have deteriorated dramatically, which may indicate its time for a bounce.
There's starting to be lots of push back on initial public offerings. Investors want to make money rather than just spend it.
Shale stocks are tanking amid two crude realities: oil prices at multi-year lows and the way drilling is financed.
The options market is betting on a 30 percent rally in one airline.
For all of you who thought speed trading began 10 years ago, think again. It started long ago.
The S&P 500 Index is at a two-month low. How real is the main concern of slowing global growth?
Canada- based Tekmira Pharmaceuticals, which is said to be furthest along among the companies working on a treatment, and Chimerix Inc, whose experimental oral antiviral drug was used on the first U.S. victim of the disease, have seen a huge increase in trading activity in their stock options. On Wednesday, shares of Chimerix fell more than 18 percent in 40 minutes...
Markets are facing the collision between a slowdown in global growth (ex-U.S.) and the Fed debate on when it should raise interest rates.
Stocks close at the day's lows as worries about growth outside of the U.S. and fears the Fed may raise rates soon weigh.
As less original research is done, companies have increasingly learned how to play the "game" of lowering estimates going into the quarter.
Traders are also watching Brazil after its election surprise.