A small number of stocks in the S&P 500 could be due for a pullback as investors may have gotten overly bullish in some of these names.» Read More
Even bears celebrate Christmas, or at least I think they do," Jordan Rohan, RBC Capital Markets managing director, told CNBC. Although Rohan describes himself as a bear, and says that so many negative catalysts have rarely appeared on the macro front, he's found some promising Web stocks.
Wall Street bonuses are expected to fall this year, but the cuts won't be across the board. In fact, many on Wall Street could see some significant increases in their year-end bonuses.
Shares of US Airways Group led major U.S. airline stocks lower on Thursday, as the sector matched a steep decline in the broader market.
What's looking up in this down market? Peter Klein, senior portfolio manager at Fifth Third Asset Management, and Frank Holmes, CEO and chief investment officer of U.S. Global Investors, are two five-star fund managers who still find promising purchases.
This year's best-performing stocks have the best-looking balance sheets, punctuating investors' diminished appetite for risk-taking in the wake of the credit and housing-market turmoil.
For some time now, the watchword in investing has been "value." As a result, some fund managers think, the prices of growth stocks have slid to bargain levels. Tom Ognar, portfolio manager of the four-star Wells Fargo Advantage Growth Fund, agrees.
Is alternative energy in your investing future?
Was the selloff in Citigroup shares overdone? The stock tanked 7 percent to a 4-year low--and lost more than than $16 billion in market value--after an analyst downgraded the nation's biggest bank, citing concerns about its capital needs.
Last month's gains -- 1.5 percent for the Standard & Poor's 500 and 5.8 percent for Nasdaq -- belie a trend of withering leadership, where a handful of technology shares are doing the heavy lifting while the rest of the market stalls or fades.
Historically November has been a better month for the markets than October, especially for the NASDAQ. As stocks finish on a positive note for the month of October, here is the historical performance for both months.
On Halloween, five-star fund manager Peter Klein sees some saints among the corporate hobgoblins. All of the Fifth Third Asset Management portfolio manager's stock selections have "issues," he concedes. But Klein sees fewer tricks and more treats ahead for these companies.
The World Wide Web has given a dramatic new meaning to the phrase "net profits." Just ask five-star fund manager Ryan Jacob, portfolio manager of Jacob Internet Fund. Read his five choices for an investor's Internet interests.
They're not the most exciting companies on the stock exchanges, and five-star trader Neil Hennessey says that may be just the point. The president and portfolio manager of Hennessy Funds offered up five overlooked stocks for CNBC's "5 For 5."
Even as much of the economy contracts, health care continues to grow, and investment opportunities continue to grow with it. What to choose among those investment opportunities? Analyst Michael Magiera of Manning & Napier looks past some of the more volatile pharmaceutical stocks.
Looking at the market, what does a big-market player see? Randall Eley, president and chief investment officer of the Edgar Lomax Co., and John Bollinger, president of Bollinger Capital Management, shared their insights -- and stock picks.
Steven Neimeth, portfolio manager of the SunAmerica Value Fund, sees plenty of positives in this turbulent market. The strategist offered CNBC his view of the economy -- and named the stocks he likes.
Norsk Hydro, one of Norway's largest companies, on Tuesday announced plans to withdraw its shares from the New York Stock Exchange as part of an effort to streamline and simplify operations and financial reporting.
Even with the major-indexes in a seeming free-fall, there are ways for investors to make money. Experts Monday spoke with CNBC to discuss some smart strategies to employ in a difficult market.
Many are quick to say that when it comes to investing little has changed since the crash. Twenty years later, however, Wall Street and the securities business are quite a bit different.