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Camden Fine, CEO of the Independent Community Bankers of America, said the 1,200 to 1,500 community banks that deal directly with agriculture could be the next to struggle, due to inflated commodities and farmland prices.
IPOs hit the wall—did the Blackstone announcement put them over the edge? Another day, another indifferent reception to an IPO.
Investors are keeping their eyes on earnings and Dow 10,000—so what does it mean for your portfolio and how should you be positioning yourself right now? Jim Lacamp, portfolio manager and advisor at Macroportfolio Advisors and Craig Peckham, equity trading strategist at Jefferies & Co. weighed in.
Tom Forester, portfolio manager of the 5-star Morningstar rated Forester Value Fund, shared his investment strategy and stock picks.
Bank shares taking center stage once again today, with financials among the early laggards following a downgrade of Goldman Sachs by analyst Meredith Whitney.
Today’s focus on The Bell will be Intel. The world’s largest chipmaker is set to report earnings right after the market closes. We’ll have full analysis of Intel’s numbers, comments from the company and a close look at what is ahead for the semi-conductor sector.
Dow component Johnson & Johnson—the first major health care company to report earnings this quarter—posted weaker-than-expected quarterly revenue on Tuesday. Mike Weinstein, managing director and senior medical technology analyst at JPMorgan, offered his analysis of JNJ.
Investors have yet to buy in fully to the stock rally even though prices have surged over 50%. But that caution has actually fueled hopes the rally still has legs.
Stocks fell on Tuesday after the Dow closed near the 10,000 mark on Monday. What is the best move for investors now? Roy Williams, CEO of Prestige Wealth Management, and Bill Smead, CEO and CIO of Smead Capital Management, shared their investment insights.
Stocks skidded Tuesday as earnings season took a turn for the worse. After a few companies delivered what analysts want to see this quarter, improvement in revenue, J&J delivered more of the same from last quarter.
Dollar index breaking through to new lows as gold hits another high, most commodities also up 1 to 3 percent. Gold stocks up 2 to 3 percent pre-open.
Bernard Madoff got into a fight in the prison yard with another inmate over the stock market – and won, the New York Post reported, quoting eyewitnesses.
Futures indicated a lower open for Wall Street on Tuesday, after the U.S. market's record-making day on Monday where the Dow Industrial Average reached a new 2009 trading high, close to the 10,000 mark.
Risky assets will continue to outperform safer assets and investors should stick to bonds and quality stocks such as Johnson & Johnson, Intel and CSX, instead of Treasurys and cash, Bob Doll, vice chairman and global CIO of equities at BlackRock, told CNBC.
The XLF financial exchange-traded fund lit up our screens with large upside activity yesterday ahead of major earnings reports this week.
A lot has changed since the 1980s, but some things stay the same: we‘re back to breaching all-time highs for the price of bullion.
The S&P 500 index is likely to continue trading higher, but investors should remain wary of the market, as it lacks distinct momentum, Chris Locke, managing director at Oystertrade.com Management, said.
William Browder, the founder of Hermitage Capital Management, found a new way to get his allegations of Russian corruption out to the public: YouTube.
Despite the current amount of liquidity in the markets, Asian stocks still face downside risks of up to 15 percent by the end of 2009, said Daniel McCormack, equities strategist at Macquarie Securities.
The positive side of the weak greenback story should show up this week, as a parade of multinationals report earnings.