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Stocks closed lower Wednesday following a handful of weak earnings results in the financial sector and strong results from tech giants IBM and Apple, although the iPad maker's shares slipped in afternoon trading. Bank of America and AmEx fell, while IBM rose.
Stocks extended losses Wednesday following a handful of weak earnings results in the financial sector and strong reports from tech giants IBM and Apple, although the iPad maker's shares slipped in afternoon trading. BofA and AmEx fell, while IBM rose.
Citi, a day after its earnings, again trading 300 million shares after the first hour-and-a-half of trading.
With the Nasdaq making its comeback since the March 2009 lows, here are the top names to check out within the tech stock index, said Jerry Castellini, president and CIO of CastleArk Management, and John Merrill, founder and CIO of Tanglewood Wealth Management.
Another big snowstorm is predicted for the Northeast this week, so can you profit from it? The answer is yes, according to Jeff Hodgson, president of Chicago Weather Brokerage, part of the CME Group.
As the economy begins to see a recovery, investors should take advantage of companies that pay a dividend, said Joseph Keating, CIO and head of wealth management at CenterState Bank.
Stocks traded mixed Wednesday amid mixed earnings results from Goldman Sachs and Wells Fargo. IBM rose, while AmEx fell.
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For investors looking to reallocate their tech portfolio for long-term growth, it’s all about the network. Still in its early stages, it could provide a boost to several sectors.
Big is better this year, especially multinationals in energy, health care , tech and industrials. "Don’t be underweight in global gorillas that are under loved,” says one strategist.
The bounce in stocks in 2010, and the drop in bond prices in the year’s final months, means one sure thing: most investment portfolios need to be reviewed and asset allocations adjusted.
The financial crisis left many investors blaming their advisors for big losses, but two and a half years later, financial advice is back on the agenda for many Americans.
Goldman Sachs’ trading is going to improve seasonally in the first half of the year as capital markets continue to recover and as the markets get more clarity on regulatory and capital requirement changes, said Mark Lane, equity research analyst at William Blair & Co.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Option trading is often active in Mylan, and the generic drug maker was lighting up OptionMonster tracking systems again as it hit a five-year intraday high.
The euro has been rising against the dollar all Wednesday morning and is now at a 2-month high. December housing starts a bit weaker than expected at 529,000 (550,000 expected), but permits stronger.
U.S. stock futures were pointing to a lower open, after mixed earnings results from Goldman Sachs and Wells Fargo and mixed news on housing, as starts fell, but permits rose.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Wednesday's Squawk on the Street.