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European companies that export their goods are sure bets for investing, two fund managers told CNBC Thursday.
It’s dividends, dividends, dividends, Hersh Cohen, of Legg Mason Clearbridge Appreciation Fund, told CNBC Thursday.
No boost to energy stocks from judge ruling denying the Obama administration motion to keep the drilling ban during an appeal. Why not?
Banks are down today on concerns that they may be on the hook for a wind-down of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Huh? Suddenly, at the final hour of negotiations on financial regulatory reform, the House appears to have included both FNM and FRE under provisions that would allow both of these companies to be wound-down in an orderly liquidation process.
Recently, market research firm NPD found that during the first quarter of 2010, consumers purchased more Google Android-based devices than iPhones. It was an important win for Google and Android. But for investors, it was eye-opening.
Are power stocks about to power up? Our research suggests that regulated utilities could soon outperform.
Stocks shaved some of its losses in mid-afternoon trading Thursday, but worries about Greece and the financial reform continued to weigh on the market.
Mark Fisher of MBF Asset Management thinks the energy sector is the place to be. He says it will be the ultimate currency.
ETFs were among the investment types most affected by the "flash crash" in May, but Bill McNabb, CEO of The Vanguard Group and told investors that they are still a safe place to invest.
Stocks were lower Thursday after the Fed highlighted the weakness of the recovery in its latest statement. Rob Morgan, chief investment strategist at Fulcrum Securities, and David Hefty, CEO of Cornerstone Wealth Management, discussed their market outlooks.
Darden Restaurants, the Number 1 casual restaurant chain in the United States, which has reported down quarters over the last 12 months, expects earnings growth of 15 percent to 18 percent in 2011.
Big battle between the deficit hawks and doves in Europe is becoming very public ahead of the G20 meeting this weekend. German Chancellor Angela Merkel is sticking to her plan to cut spending, despite criticism from George Soros. Even President Obama has warned against withdrawing stimulus too soon.
Sales of Apple’s latest product, iPad have hit 3 million since its launch and that’s in just 80 days. This is destined to give Apple the shot it needs to continue its star performance the company has achieved in recent years. Amazon’s Kindle, some contend, seems to be limping along.
Today's six stocks worth watching.
The housing market had been doing more or less reasonably well until very recently when the world came to the realization that the $8,000 tax credit was going to come to an end. Now, it's payback time.
The internal obsession with the stock must subside. It is a paranoid approach that is just as unnatural as the idea of Mr. Blankfein on Oprah.
Stocks opened lower Thursday after the Fed highlighted the weakness of the recovery in its latest statement. But a pair of better-than-expected economic reports helped curb the losses.
A bitter battle is now brewing between a noted short-seller and the for-profit education industry.
Two weeks ago, Hasbro's board told Providence it had no interest in a go-private transaction.
Stock index futures were lower ahead of the opening bell Thursday ahead of key economic data and after the Federal Reserve scaled back its projections for the economic recovery.