Biotech, which has been a market leader all year, is weak, with both the market-cap weighted IBB and equal weighted XBI down roughly 4 percent each.» Read More
As investors await word on U.S. interest rate increases, quantitative easing certainly seems to be helping stock markets in Europe and Japan.
New rules would require brokers to follow "fiduciary" standard.
Investors will be looking for clues later this week as to when the Fed will hike interest rates. They're sounding a bullish note in the meantime.
A survey of chief financial officers by CNBC has revealed that the majority believe that Greece will remain in the monetary union.
Will Greece need more assistance?
Someone mentioned to me that there were more than a dozen conference calls Thursday in the energy sector, including calls by EOG, Marathon, and Noble Energy.
As the dispute between union workers and shippers drags on, the impact is spreading to apparel and footwear.
Investors appear unconcerned that markets are overvalued or geopolitical risks present a threat to stocks.
The market seems to have convinced itself that Greece leaving is no big deal.
Fundamentals have gotten more confusing since the financial crisis, and traders have turned to technical analysis to try to figure out the market.
Do any stocks move around Valentine's Day? It may be a cliche, but chocolate sales are good news for chocolate giant Hershey's.
The US market rally continued Friday as US stocks kept rising on European numbers and easing China regulations.
European markets are doing well, despite the recent clashes between Greece and the euro zone.
The IPO business could gain momentum despite its slow start in 2015.
Tough to predict where oil is heading
S&P futures moved on reports the EU Commission will offer Greece bailout extension.
Citi calls the recent rise in oil "a head-fake."
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Monday Greece will not seek an extension of its current bailout.
After a strong jobs report, market response not so enthusiastic.
The jobs report gives the Fed reason to cut rates, and bears say equities have had problems in recent years when rates begin to rise.