As the Fed meets and earnings news rains down, the big question in the week ahead is whether the S&P 500 can manage a break out.» Read More
Nuclear stocks, which saw a brief rally a week and a half ago as it appeared that the nuclear crisis might be manageable, have been sinking for several days again. But there's another reason for the weakness in nuclear stocks, one much more ominous.
This market feels so much like 1999. But feeling and facts are two very different things.
CNBC's Jim Cramer with a look at his top stock picks for the day.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs is in New Orleans at the Howard Weill Energy Conference with Blake Fernandez, Howard Weil analyst, who discusses oil shale and how technology is improving exploration.
Energy stocks are again the market leader. The S&P Energy Sector is the first S&P sector to hit a new 52- week high — this, on a day when oil (WTI) is down.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the midday market movers.
Worried that you missed the big-cap rally? Want to get in on some small-cap stock action? Mark Travis, chief executive of Intrepid Capital Funds, has a pick for you.
Stocks rose modestly Monday, led by a handful of positive economic news, but tech stocks and geopolitical developments limited gains.
Fresh reports of violent clashes and midnight raids taking place over the weekend did nothing to stifle a steady stream of traffic through Bahrain's financial district Monday, nor did the continued presence of foreign troops and tanks keep business from re-opening their doors.
Want to use currencies to trade on pending deals? Here's how.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
The economy picked up in the first quarter. After adding 175,000 jobs in February, economists expect the Labor Department will report on Friday that the economy added 188,000 jobs in March. However, events in Japan, Libya and the wider Middle East, and the European sovereign debt crisis threaten to reverse these gains and thrust the economy into a second recession.
I'm at that point where I'm starting to wonder if it simply doesn't pay to fly red flags over some of these battleground stocks anymore.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg takes a look back at the markets this year and asks whether investors should be cautious.
The reality is, in this century, a global perspective is necessary when investing for portfolio success. Latin America, developing Europe, the Middle East, and Africa all hold promise. And without a doubt the brightest beacon for emerging growth today is Asia.
A look at some fun with ETFs, with Mark Cortazzo, Macro Consulting Group and Paul Simon, Tactical Allocation Group.
Futures pointed to a flat open following three days of gains Monday, though developments in Japan, Libya and the Middle East kept alive the potential for volatile trading.
Traders certainly believed the $2 billion to $12 billion the Fed has been pumping in every day for months has made some kind of difference. That's why the comment from St. Louis Fed President James Bullard over the weekend got passed around a lot over the weekend...
Why the country's largest egg producer Cal-Maine is a stock to watch, with Stephen Share, Morgan Joseph Food processing analyst/senior VP.
CNBC's Steve Liesman has the breakdown of February's personal spending and income.