Oil is skidding amid oversupply and concerns about slowing growth and deflation. That's pressuring the stock market.» Read More
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.
The big money isn't rushing to buy insurance against a crash, despite a range of products that promise to help.
Stocks surge on Goldilocks scenario. Markets benefiting from an economy that's not too hot, not too cold.
The jobs report had some healthy numbers, but is it enough to convince the Federal Reserve to hike rates sooner rather than later?
Online retailer Wayfair surges in debut. The company isn't profitable and it's spending lots on marketing, but its sales are growing.
At a Wall Street conference, discussions turned to risks stemming from Hong Kong's protest movement and the Ebola outbreak.
SEC's Commissioner Dan Gallagher discusses which stock and bond market regulations needs overhaul.
Even if your bullish on GoPro, you should not buy shares of GoPro, explains Michael Khouw of Dash Financial.
Steel companies are finally getting their arms around the need to deleverage, consolidate and restructure.
Many strategists seem nervous that economic data going forward will come in lower than expected. Thus far, those fears seem well-founded.
Stocks slowly erase earlier losses despite global worries like Brazil's elections and protests in Hong Kong.
Brazil, Hong Kong, Spain —take your pick. International uncertainty abounds, and it's spilling over into U.S. markets.
CBOE SPOKESWOMAN SAYS ALIBABA OPTIONS WILL BE SUBJECT TO POSITION LIMITS OF 250,000 CONTRACTS.
High-yield bond ETFs are down this week amid concerns about higher interest rates and tighter inventories.
The newest way to bet on the fortunes of Alibaba will debut on Monday when its stock options go live for trading.
A number of factors appear to be moving markets around, and there are at least two developments that are getting a lot of attention.