If you're a CEO, you're being challenged, says Jim Cramer, explaining what he is watching ahead of the open. Stick with the restaurants, suggests Cramer.» Read More
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
How long can this last? Not only is the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) down to its lowest levels since May, but the Trin has been below 1 for almost the entire 3 trading days of the current month. A Trin below 1 indicates that more volume is going to stocks on the upside versus stocks on the upside; in other words, upside momentum.
With Congressional Democrats facing a November shellacking, President Obama is floating new programs to aid troubled homeowners and create jobs that will prove costly and ineffective.
Hurd is 53, in his prime, and likely more energized than ever to show his worth. He has experience running a software operation in Teradata. My "Call-to-Action" is clear: watch Oracle carefully in the coming months for potential upswings after this hire.
U.S. futures futures are weak ahead of the open Tuesday after a weak performance in Europe on renewed bank stress test concerns and worries over European debt.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Tuesday.
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George Soros, the billionaire investor and philanthropist, plans to announce on Tuesday that he is giving $100 million to Human Rights Watch to expand the organization’s work globally. The New York Times reports.
It is time to take some risk off the table following a very strong start to September, according to Robin Griffiths, a technical strategist at Cazenove Capital in London.
Analysts at Denmark's Saxo Bank see tough times ahead for the markets and recommend that investors stick to bonds.
Cult stocks have been around in the financial market for as long as I can remember, says Tim Melvin. These stocks attract unusual emotions and usually have some popular new product or service that is typically described as being "game changing" or "revolutionary." ...A report from TheStreet.
Stocks closed higher for the fourth straight session Friday after a better-than-expected jobs report gave investors another reason to think the U.S. economy is beginning to turn around. JP Morgan rose.
Stocks were heading to the best results for a week before Labor day since 2006 after a series of economic reports gave investors reason to think the U.S. economy is beginning to turn around. JP Morgan rose and McDonald's fell.
Financial stocks have taken a hit over the summer—the KBW Bank index tumbled almost 10 percent since the beginning of May. So should investors get in now? Anton Schutz, president of Mendon Capital, and Paul Miller, group head of financial services at FBR Capital Markets, shared their insights.
For decades Wall Street banks and hedge funds endorsed the idea that former athletes would make better traders because of the assumed similarities between sports and the markets. Here are four reasons why trading is not like sports.
It's a terrific recipe to have a strategic allocation in stocks. We are telling our clients to overweight large cap, high quality domestic equities and emerging market equities, Zinman said.
The ISM Services index for August, at 51.5, was below expectations of a gain of 53.0. And Pres. Obama made no mention of any further tax cuts in his speech...
Double dip: off the table? The action of the markets — stocks, bonds, and commodities — in the past three days indicate that a double dip is far less likely. Are other issues off the table?
Stocks held gains after investors digested August jobs data that was largely better than expected, but still offered reason for concern, and news that service sector activity grew less than forecast. Verizon and AT&T fell, Caterpillar rose.