NEW YORK— The U.S. stock market is moving sharply higher, building on gains from the day before after the Federal Reserve indicated it was in no rush to raise interest rates. Oracle led a rally in technology shares in midday trading Thursday after the business software maker reported earnings that were better than expected. The Dow Jones industrial average rose...» Read More
Wall Street pros say Bloomberg faces long-term damage to its credibility from its privacy breach scandal.
Cramer believes there’s a trend underway in the market that could generate significant gains for some time to come.
It seems a growing chorus of investors are turning skeptical. Should you join their ranks?
Will defensive sectors take another hit on Thursday? Traders will be watching the market. Plus, a big day for earnings, with reports from Exxon, UPS, 3M, Amazon and more.
One reason for optimism about this market is that the risks are well-known—and thus baked into prices, says Goldman Sachs's Abby Joseph Cohen.
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.
After being largely invisible for the past nine months - coinciding with a sharp equity rally - several signs indicate that volatility is coming back.
The Boston Marathon bomb attacks had a fleeting impact on markets, but that could change, depending on what investigators uncover.
The stock market was already shaky before two blasts rocked the Boston Marathon. On Tuesday, traders will be seeking answers about who was behind the attacks.
Where will money go next, as the market pulls back from all time highs? What's the set up for the week ahead?
Insider selling at the biggest tech companies hit a record pace over the last six months even as investors snatched up shares, pushing the Nasdaq Composite Index to a 12-year high.
Top financial advisor David Zier reveals his proprietary research involving market gains after a first quarter advance of 10% or more.
Despite its own significant problems, the U.S. has managed one claim through a time of heightened global crisis: It's not as bad as the rest of the world.
Jim Cramer always weighs the reasons to buy against the reasons to exercise caution. Right now, he thinks caution should prevail.
Federal Reserve stimulus that has been linked to a major stock surge also could be having the unintended effect of chasing traffic from the market.
The current market cycle is showing "extreme similarities" with 1929, Sandy Jadeja, chief market strategist at SignalPro said.
Apple may be in the spotlight Tuesday, as traders debate whether the one-time darling is about to turn into a market catalyst or continue to be a drag.
If the turbo-charged stock market rally is going to continue it likely will need help from an old ally - the weak dollar.
Positive economic news has has been coming with a touch of fear, and Friday's strong jobs report served as no exception.
Washington's budget wrangling gets March off to a busy start, as traders watch the Dow to see if it can take another run at record highs.