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October's retail sales supports the view of those who would like to see the Fed begin tapering, and confirmed decent retail earnings.
IntercontinentalExchange, which last week completed its deal for NYSE Euronext, held a teleconference this morning to update investors.
The season of big round numbers--as in, 16,000 on the Dow, 1,800 on the S&P 500 and 4,000 on the NASDAQ--is upon us. Are we overbought?
Is there a big reason to sell stocks? Not right now. Everyone is more scared of missing the upside.
Fed chief nominee-in-waiting Janet Yellen got markets rolling on Wednesday with her dovish remarks. Don't expect much follow-through.
Macy's was the first big retailer to report, and its results this morning were certainly encouraging.
Ten-year yields are moving higher and pressuring stocks after Dallas Fed chief Richard Fisher said the Fed's balance sheet had become "bloated."
There is certainly more money going into stock mutual funds this year, but it may not be the tidal wave everyone has been waiting for.
Wasn't the shutdown supposed to turn the October jobs report into an irrelevant, disposable number?
Twitter has finally priced. Everyone is worried about a technology glitch, but my concern is that this could be a moonshot open.
Judging by what happened overnight, Twitter is drowning out challengers on the primary market.
A flood of IPOs will make this the biggest week for offerings since 2006, and could swamp Twitter's buzz.
Amid all the excitement around Twitter and the strong IPO market, a couple of new names are basically flat this year.
Interest rates are up again today; the concern is that a December taper is not off the table.
It's not just tough refining margins hitting Big Oil, but lower oil production as well.
We saw mixed reports from large multinational industrial companies. Key sectors to watch include companies that make heating and air conditioning systems, electric motors, and truck parts.
As earnings season hits halftime, there are three themes emerging.
Decent earnings have been overshadowed by poor showing in Asia, and a weak U.S. durable goods figure.
The habit of beating on the quarter and then lowering expectations for the next quarter is continuing in this quarter as well.
The stocks moving before the bell.