CHICAGO— Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for May delivery was unchanged at $5.1175 a bushel; May corn was 1.50 cents lower at $3.7575 a bushel; May oats were unchanged at $2.6475 a bushel; while May soybeans gained 3.25 cents to $9.7650 a bushel. June live cattle was 1.08 cents higher $1.5340 a pound; May feeder...» Read More
Europe's energy price manipulation probe has turned regulatory attention to secretive trading units at oil companies with huge turnover and millionaire staff with risk appetite higher than at Wall Street's biggest banks.
High fees plus poor performance: The formula is pretty easy to determine what makes a bad mutual fund. Some, though, are worse than others.
For a long time, the dollar didn't get much respect, but now that it's standing tall again, it's become a key focus for markets as U.S. economic data is beginning to look a shade better.
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.