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The ‘green shoots’ are starting to show some leaves and we’re getting more good news, said Bob Doll, vice chairman of BlackRock. He offered his favorite sectors to play the recovery.
S&P crosses 200-day moving average of 928. If we can close over 928, it will be the first time we close over the 200-day moving average in 18 months. This is an important technical level.
While GM is grabbing the headlines, stock traders over the weekend were talking about: The continuing strength of the China/commodity play.
Instead of predicting, anticipating, and being in fear and confusion, you must do exactly the opposite if you are to survive a death blow from the market movements.
Stock index futures rose ahead of the open Monday after a report showed personal income rose in April and investors largely shrugged off the General Motors bankruptcy filing.
The stock market is enjoying a strong rally despite persistent weakness in the global economy. But investors should be looking to buy corporate credit, one expert told CNBC, even of companies that don’t have an investment-grade rating.
The trend for stocks is higher, yet gains in June may be harder to come by unless economic data perks up.
Although oil prices have risen roughly 30 percent this month — their biggest monthly gain in 10 years — investors shouldn’t get caught up in the hype, said Mark Waggoner, president of Excel Futures.
We are putting cash back to work, said Ron Muhlenkamp, portfolio manager at The Muhlenkamp Fund, and Jeff Mortimer, CIO of Charles Schwab Investment Management.
Stocks capped a winning month with a 1-percent rally Friday as traders squeezed in a few last-minute trades to close out the month of May. Investors were encouraged by a jump in consumer sentiment and less-bad GDP report. Oil stocks benefited from the rise in oil prices. Dell ended higher after beating its earnings target. GM ended at 75 cents a share.
Stocks wobbled on Friday as investors were encouraged by a jump in consumer sentiment and a less-bad GDP report, but still remained jittery. Consumer sentiment improved in May to its highest level since last September as expectations for the future surged, but worries about current conditions persisted. Experts weighed in on the these topics and more…
David Lutz, managing director at Stiefel Nicolaus Capital Markets and Jim Iuorio, director at TJM Institutional Services, weighed in on the best places to invest now.
Stocks made another break higher Friday as investors were encouraged by a jump in consumer sentiment and less-bad GDP report. Oil stocks benefited from the rise in oil prices. Dell shot out of the gate after beating its earnings target but other techs were slow to follow. GM fell below $1.
Ken Croft, CIO and portfolio manager of Croft Value Fund and Alan Valdes, vice president of Hillard Lyons told CNBC how investors can prepare their portfolios for the week ahead.
Sarah Ketterer, portfolio manager at Causeway Capital Management and Arthur Hogan, managing director at Jeffries shared their investing strategies.
The S&P has been stuck in a 300-point range, from 700 to 1,000, since last October. Here are seven reasons traders fail to make money in range-bound markets.
Gold and oil prices each climbed to multi-month highs Friday; first-quarter GDP contracted less than initially reported and consumer confidence rose — and GM shares dropped below $1 as a bankruptcy deadline draws closer. What does it all mean for the stock market? Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, offered CNBC his insights.
Stocks wobbled Friday as investors were encouraged by a jump in consumer sentiment less-bad GDP report but still remained a bit jittery. Dell shot out of the gate after beating its earnings target but other techs were slow to follow. GM fell below $1.
There will be reasonable economic recovery next year — and small caps will be the leaders, said Chuck Royce, portfolio manager at Royce Funds.
Charles Bath of Diamond Hill Investment Group and Glenn Fogle of American Century Investment told investors their best investment strategies.