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  • Stocks End Lower, Led by Banks; Apple Gains Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Stocks dipped into negative territory in the final hour of trading after trading flat for most of the session Tuesday as investors took a breather following a strong market rally fueled by comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.

  • Futures Remain Flat After Case-Shiller Report Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 9:03 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures remained little changed Tuesday after the Case-Shiller home price index and following a sharp rally that sent the S&P 500 to its best level in almost four years, after comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke who suggested more stimulus could be on the way to boost the U.S. economy.

  • Stocks End Sharply Higher After Bernanke Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 4:45 PM ET

    Stocks closed at session highs Monday, logging their best one-day rally in almost two weeks, boosted by Ben Bernanke's earlier comments that the Fed may continue its easy monetary policy if the jobs market continues to show signs of weakness. Stocks are on track to post their best quarter since 1998.

  • Futures Edge Higher on Bernanke Comments Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 9:05 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures gained Monday as Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's speech on the economy gave investors reason to believe interest rates will stay low and even showed signs that further quantitative easing from the central bank may be on the horizon.

  • Anger at Goldman Still Simmers Monday, 26 Mar 2012 | 4:12 AM ET

    The Wall Street giant's handling of its clients has been a hot topic since the credit bubble burst, and testimony by a hedge fund manager in a lawsuit related to short-selling marks the latest area of focus, the NYTimes reports.

  • Dow, S&P Log Worst Weekly Decline in 2012 Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 4:55 PM ET

    Stocks closed modestly higher Friday, but the Dow and S&P posted their worst weekly loss for the year after investors were rattled over slowdown fears in China and weak economic news from the euro zone.

  • As Young Lose Interest in Cars, GM Turns to MTV Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 12:42 PM ET
    GM Headquarters

    The goal is to solve one of the most vexing problems facing the car industry: Many young consumers today do not care that much about cars. The New York Times reports.

  • Futures Turn Lower, on Track for Worst Week Friday, 23 Mar 2012 | 8:35 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures erased their early gains to turn lower Friday, set to track its worst weekly loss this year.

  • Dow Logs 3-Day Decline Amid Global Worries Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 4:35 PM ET

    Stocks closed in negative territory Thursday, on track to log its worst week this year, as economic concerns over China and the euro zone overshadowed a better-than-expected jobless claims report.

  • Futures Fall as Global Woes Trump Jobs News Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 9:05 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures held their losses Thursday, despite a better-than-expected jobless claims report, as investors continued to be nervous over some weak economic data from Europe and amid increasing concerns of a slowdown in China.

  • Stocks End Mixed; Nasdaq Hits 11-Year High Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 4:23 PM ET

    Stocks ended narrowly mixed in a lackluster session Wednesday following a weaker-than-expected existing home sales report and as investors were reluctant to jump in following the recent market rally.

  • Zynga Stock Pops on OMGPOP Acquisition Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 3:54 PM ET
    OMGPOP

    Zynga stock popped on the company’s announcement that it snapped up game maker ‘OMGPOP,’ snagging its hit new game ‘Draw Something.’

  • Futures Turn Narrowly Mixed; Oracle Rallies Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012 | 8:36 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures hovered around the flatline Wednesday after a pullback in the previous session amid economic outlook worries over China.

  • Stocks End in Red on China Fears; Banks Gain Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 4:41 PM ET

    Stocks finished in negative territory Tuesday amid worries over China's economic outlook and as investors took a breather following the recent market rally.

  • UPS Near-Term Upside Potential Limited: Stifel Nicolaus Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 11:36 AM ET
    UPS truck & driver

    Stifel Nicolaus downgraded UPS in a research note on Tuesday, saying the company’s upside potential is limited in the near-term due to its impending merger with TNT Express.

  • Futures Hold Losses After Housing Starts Report Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012 | 8:41 AM ET

    Stock index futures held their losses Tuesday following a weaker-than-expected housing starts report and as investors seemed to take a breather following a sharp rally in the previous sessions.

  • Stocks Eke Out a Gain; Apple Ends Above $600 Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 5:29 PM ET

    Stocks eased off their best levels in the final minutes of trading Monday but still managed to eke out a small gain, following a sharp rally from the previous week.

  • Futures Lower; Apple Announces Dividend Monday, 19 Mar 2012 | 8:37 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a weaker open on Monday as investors took a breather after strong gains last week.

  • Wall Street’s Latest Campus Recruiting Crisis Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 6:26 PM ET
    Wall Street sign

    Wall Street used to be a magnet for America's best and brightest but between the economic slowdown and recent scandals like the Goldman Sachs employee that resigned via a NY Times op-ed, the industry's cachet has been tarnished.

  • Dow, S&P Log Best Weekly Gains Since Dec. Friday, 16 Mar 2012 | 4:00 PM ET

    Stocks finished flat in a lackluster session Friday, but the major averages posted impressive weekly gains, with the Dow and S&P logging their best gains for the week since last December.

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