After a week of high-octane turbulence, stocks have a good chance of drifting higher in the week ahead, giving the year a bullish finale.» Read More
Call it the worst escrow ever. Mikhail Prokhorov, Russia's $9 billion nickel magnate, is out nearly $56 million. His deal to buy a massive villa on the French Riviera fell through.
Markets opened higher on Wednesday as the jobs reports indicated an encouraging sign on the employment front. What should investors expect going forward? Michael Darda, chief economist at MKM Partners, shared his insights.
Stock market futures pointed to a slight rise at the start of trading Wednesday, but numbers on private employment and planned layoffs could alter the tone of trading.
Toyota's safety crisis may have cleared the way for U.S. automakers, but that is just an aside. The entire industry is poised for a strong recovery. And here are three reasons why
US stocks seem to have sidestepped signs the economic recovery may be sputtering and experts say this trend will likely continue.
The semiconductor sector’s revenue will grow 18 percent in 2010, according to a new report from UBS. The sector has been battered by the recession, so are the chip making stocks a buy right now? Uche Orji, analyst at UBS, and Doug Freedman, senior semiconductor analyst at Broadpoint AmTech, shared their insights.
The Dow erased all but a few points of its gain Tuesday as tech stocks retreated.
After underperforming in 2009, video game stocks are poised to improve in 2010, said Arvind Bhatia, video game and entertainment analyst at Sterne, Agee & Leach. He shared his market insights.
There are plenty of opportunities for investors outside the U.S. borders, even in the riskier countries, said James Moffett, portfolio manager at Scout International Fund. He shared his market insight and best plays.
Markets advanced on Tuesday, continuing a strong performance to the start of March. Doug Sandler, co-founder of Riverfront Investment Group, and Mike Holland, chairman of Holland & Company, shared their market strategies.
Coca-Cola and PepsiCo have each decided to purchase its bottlers in a move to cut costs and increase distribution flexibility. So should investors buy Coke or Pepsi? Philip Gorham, stock analyst at Morningstar, discussed his stock preference.
Stocks opened higher on Tuesday, pushing the Dow into positive territory for the year, as Wall Street continued its March rally. What should investors expect for the rest of the month? Robert Doll, chief equity strategist at BlackRock shared his market outlook.
Should water stocks be part of your investment? Deane Dray, senior industrial analyst at FBR Capital Markets, shared his insights.
Stocks pared their gains Tuesday after a Fed president suggested the central bank should begin tightening "sooner rather than later."
The pound's fall is nearly over but foreign exchange markets are still going to watch developments, since parity with the euro can not be ruled out as the country gets closer to a crucial spring election, analysts and traders told CNBC.com Tuesday.
Marvell Technology shares jumped along with upside option activity yesterday ahead of the chipmaker's earnings report Thursday after the bell.
Stock index futures pointed to a higher open Tuesday as Wall Street looks to keep March going on a positive note.
Toyota's safety problems and a series of major snow storms probably put a dent in U.S. auto sales last month, with February's car sales figures expected to fall from the month before.
Stocks ended higher Monday, led by technology stocks after an encouraging report on chip sales. Intel and HP led the Dow. GE and JPMorgan were at the bottom of the pack.
In this uncertain market, hesitant investors should resist the urge to pull money off the table and instead buy into high-dividend stocks, high-yielding corporate bonds and commodities, said Joseph Poon, head of Macquarie Private Wealth Asia.