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  • Futures Slip After Euro Zone Downgrades Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012 | 9:19 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures edged lower Tuesday after a weaker-than-expected retail sales report and following Moody's ratings downgrade of a handful of euro zone nations.

  • Small-Cap Stocks Surge Ahead of the Big Names Tuesday, 14 Feb 2012 | 6:51 AM ET

    In a Wall Street universe populated by marquee name stocks, the lesser known entities are the stars of the rally so far this year, the New York Times reports.

  • Stocks End Higher, S&P Closes Above 1350 Monday, 13 Feb 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Stocks kicked off the week on a high note Monday, after Greece's parliament finally gave the green light over the weekend to austerity measures aimed at securing an international bailout package.

  • Futures Rally After Greece Approves Deal Monday, 13 Feb 2012 | 8:43 AM ET

    U.S stock index futures were higher Monday, after Greek lawmakers approved the financial reforms needed to secure its latest bailout package from the IMF and the EU.

  • Dow Logs Worst Day of 2012 Amid Greek Drama Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 4:45 PM ET

    Stocks came off their lows but still logged a weekly decline, with the S&P and Nasdaq snapping a 5-week winning streak, following stalled debt talks in Greece, some disappointing economic reports and after S&P downgraded a handful of Italian banks.

  • Futures Tumble as Greek Deal Hurdles Remain Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 9:09 AM ET

    Stock index futures accelerated their losses Friday after euro zone finance ministers withheld further aid for Greece and demanded more cuts in return for a second bailout.

  • Stocks Log 3-Day Gain, Dow at 3-1/2 Year High Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 4:34 PM ET

    Stocks squeezed out a small gain for the third-straight session Thursday, but the day's gains were limited as enthusiasm over reports over a Greek deal faded and investors were unmoved following some better-than-expected economic news.

  • Futures Gain on Greek Deal Report, Jobs News Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 8:49 AM ET

    Stock index futures turned higher Thursday following a report that Greek politicians reached a long-awaited austerity deal and after a better-than-expected jobless claims news.

  • Zuckerberg Takes Control, You Get $100 Thursday, 9 Feb 2012 | 4:45 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    After eight years, Mr.Zuckerberg, the co-founder and chief executive of Facebook, has an ironclad grip on the social networking giant. He owns 28.4 percent of all Class B shares, and through a chain of agreements with other shareholders, he has voting control over at least 57.1 percent of Class B shares. The N YT reports.

  • Stocks Eke Out a Gain Amid Greek Debt Talks Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012 | 4:25 PM ET

    Stocks squeezed out small gains in a thin, choppy session Wednesday, with the Nasdaq hitting multi-year highs, but gains were limited as Greek debt negotiations came to another halt.

  • Futures Edge Higher, Buoyed by Greek Hopes Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012 | 8:34 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Wednesday, with investors positioning for a favorable resolution to the Greek sovereign debt crisis.

  • Hold On to ‘Glenstrata’ Stock: Equity Pro Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012 | 2:11 AM ET

    Growth prospects for the merger between Glencore and Xstrata look healthy enough for shareholders to hold on to their stake, according to Jane Coffey, head of equities at Royal London Asset Management.

  • Stocks End Higher, Nasdaq Hits 11-Year High Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher Tuesday, reversing their earlier losses, amid optimism that Greece may be nearing a rescue deal.

  • Beer Giant Taps Into Cider in a Bid for Growth Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 2:27 PM ET
    Crispin Cider

    Tenth and Blake, the craft and import division of MillerCoors, is looking to take a bite out of the burgeoning cider industry with the acquisition of the Crispin Cider Company. The move will give the global beer giant a presence in the beer industry’s fastest growing category.

  • Futures Slip as Greece Talks Remain in Focus Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012 | 8:25 AM ET

    Stock index futures edged lower Tuesday, tracking struggling European markets lower after a handful of mixed earnings and amid ongoing uncertainty over Greek debt talks.

  • Stocks End Lower Amid Greek Debt Talk Fears Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 4:37 PM ET

    Stocks came off their worst levels but still closed lower Monday as investors took a breather following the recent market rally and amid ongoing debt negotiations in Greece over a fresh austerity package.

  • Future Slide Amid Worries Over Greece Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 8:50 AM ET

    Stock index futures dipped Monday, tracking losses in Europe amid concerns over whether Greece can avoid a messy default.

  • Glencore Pays a Price for Xstrata Deal Monday, 6 Feb 2012 | 12:16 AM ET
    The Glencore logo seen in front of the Swiss commodities giant's headquarters in Baar.

    Glencore is set to pay a larger premium than expected to seal its long-coveted merger with Xstrata, a move designed to defuse concerns among Xstrata investors about a cozy deal between the chief executives of the two companies. The Financial Times reports.

  • Dow Logs Highest Close Since May 2008 Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    Stocks ended near session highs Friday, with the Dow finishing at its best level since May 2008, buoyed by a monthly government employment report that blew past estimates and a handful of impressive economic news.

  • Futures Spike After Government Jobs Report Friday, 3 Feb 2012 | 8:44 AM ET

    US stock index futures surged following a monthly government employment report that blew past estimates.

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