Stocks were near unchanged Wednesday, after the S&P 500's biggest jump in a year, amid quarterly reports from Boeing and others.» Read More
Stocks are modestly higher after struggling to find direction much of the day amid light volume and ahead of a week filled with economic data. Merck and Chevron gained, HP fell.
Plus, get calls on automakers and the high-end shoe biz.
Options trader Jon Najarian has a potential takeover candidate on his radar after spotting some unusual activity in the financials Friday.
Stocks trimmed gains amid light volume in a largely upbeat week for the market and as President Barack Obama holds a press conference focused on the U.S. economy. Honeywell and Altria rose, HP fell.
Right off the bat, Elop will have to decide whether to ditch Symbian, and how much to overhaul Nokia’s hidebound structure without running afoul of its European labor sensibilities.
While the August sales figures gave the video game industry yet another dose of bad news, at least Electronic Arts had something to smile about.
Investors are grappling with bullish fundamentals in the face of some challenging technicals. How should you position?
Stocks ended higher amid light volume for a second straight day Thursday following a pair of upbeat economic reports. Adobe jumped, McDonald's slipped.
The recent flood of M&A activity in the markets has led investors to wonder what larger companies look for when they seek an acquisition target. Alan Lancz, president of Alan B. Lancz & Associates, shared his three critical variables.
Stocks rose modestly in light late-afternoon trading Thursday after a pair of upbeat economic reports. Adobe jumped, McDonald's slipped.
The TV market is the latest front in this simmering rivalry. Each company has its vision for bringing Internet convenience and software simplicity to the tube – and their latest efforts will greet consumers this fall.
When you think online advertising, you think Google. Practically all of the company’s $23 billion in annual revenue has come because the company knows how to bring buyers and sellers together.
Is the market nearing the upper end of its range and about to turn lower? Or is this time different?
The tech sector has led the headlines with a flurry of M&A deals in the recent weeks. So are there any buys that are still out there for investors? Kennard Allen, portfolio manager at T. Rowe Price Science and Technology Fund, shared his sector outlook.
If there’s one arena where Google and Apple are really at each other’s throats, it’s phones.
Apple is easing restrictions on how software developers create applications for its popular App Store, allowing limited use of third-party tools such as Adobe Systems's Flash software to build programs that run on Apple's iPhone and iPad.
Stocks rose Thursday after encouraging readings on jobless claims and the trade deficit. Financials led the way, while McDonald's capped gains on the Dow.
Yes, the ritual of Apple’s annual September new-iPods announcement is so well entrenched at this point that you can practically reuse the same news item every year. But even if it’s a formula, it works.
Fewer people are sitting down to watch their favorite shows live on TV, so how can you take advantage of this trend?
Here’s his diversified portfolio of the top stock players right now.