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The stock market's newly recharged bull could slow down its rapid run Friday, as investors look ahead to a weekend of unknowns.
Despite the ongoing crisis in Japan and Portugal's pending implosion, there's the iPad to look forward to.
Rich Volpe, RBS, discusses why investors should consider bonds when stocks seem to be on such a tear. Are governments a threat to the rally? And are fertilizer stocks worth a look or are they stinkers, with CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders.
Stocks closed higher Thursday as investors appeared to shrug off persistent global concerns and focus on strong earnings and growth prospects in the U.S. HP and Home Depot led Dow gainers, while BofA fell.
Stocks haven't looked back since last Thursday, with more than 4 percent gains in the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq. It certainly feels like that "shallow" 6.4 percent correction from Feb. 18 to March 16 is behind us. Which stocks have been the leaders in the past week? An interesting group, with some obvious winners, and some not so obvious.
Stocks held strong gains in the final hours of trading Thursday as investors appeared to shrug off persistent global concerns and focus on growth prospects in the U.S. economy. HP and Home Depot rose, while Bank of America fell.
Deadlines are quickly approaching for the majority of private hedge funds to register with the securities and exchange commission, which mandates more disclosure requirements over the $1.3 trillion hedge fund industry, as a result of the implementation of the Dodd-Frank financial overhaul law.
Reports that bank analyst Meredith Whitney dropped her Q1 earnings for Morgan Stanley to $0.35 from $0.59 (analyst consensus at $0.61) is having little effect on the stock, and for good reason...
Noted bank analyst Meredith Whitney slashed her first quarter earnings estimate for Morgan Stanley Wednesday, moving expected earnings per share to 34 cents from 59 cents.
A CNBC analysis of how markets reacted to previous nuclear accidents may help explain and predict the impact of the emergency in Japan.
Insight on what investors are looking to hear from Oracle and Research in Motion, with Walter Pritchard, Citigroup analyst.
The Fast Money traders take on today's market movers.
The details on the hottest stock you've never heard of, with Albert Neupaver, Wabtec president/CEO.
Stocks continued to climb Thursday, boosted by gains in tech, as investors appeared to shrug off worries that Portugal may need a bailout.
Insight on which metal is a better bet, with Joshua Brown, Fusion Analytics Investment Partners and Thomas Winmill, The Midas Funds.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Best Buy reported earnings above expectations, but most of the gain was due to a better tax situation. 2012 guidance was at the low end of expectations.
Maury Fertig, CIO of Relative Value Partners and Sandy Lincoln, investment strategist at M&A Investment Management offered a couple value plays for investors.
According to research from Key Private Bank and Factset, as many as 25% of companies reporting first quarter results will actually miss their estimates. On the bright side of things, that means 75% will either meet or exceed estimates for the quarter.
Despite record inflows into the Japanese ETF, options traders are less than optimistic about a Japanese recovery.