*Markit, ISM services show modest growth. *Healthcare stocks rise after Supreme Court oral argument. The market had a terrific February, "said David Katz, chief investment officer at Matrix Asset Advisors, in New York.» Read More
Twenty-two investment firms will pay more than $14.4 million in sanctions to settle SEC charges of illegal short-selling practices.
The financial sector stands within a whisker of recapturing the mantle as the $17 trillion U.S. stock market's heaviest hitter.
With many traders at the beach, the remaining bulls and bears will skirmish around this key level. Here's what's on tap for the week ahead.
Lululemon Founder and Chairman Dennis Wilson plans to sell off some of his shares, which would reduce his stake to 25% and net him nearly $220 million.
Active managers in both the mutual and hedge fund industries are badly underperforming their peers, and they have a mutual malady: a bad Apple.
There are rip-your-face-off rallies and then there are the rip-your-face-off retreats—the kind Wall Street experienced Thursday during a brief but vicious yen surge.
Higher interest rates are likely to keep Wall Street on edge, while Japanese markets are likely to keep the whole world on edge.
The Hindenburg—the stock market version—may not have crashed into Wall Street but it certainly appeared to be circling.
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.