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Stocks opened higher Tuesday as investors shrugged off a downgrade on Portugal, instead focusing on earnings. The Dow jumped over 100 points at the start, led by Alcoa, after the company kicked off earnings season with a beat. Apple shares fell.
But the company could still make a big comeback.
The Dow pulled off its fifth straight gain Monday, led by Microsoft. Alcoa fell.
Investors are growing more worried that a design flaw in the iPhone 4 could translate into a serious issue and drag down shares.
A Best Buy employee who was suspended for posting an online video mocking iPhone customers has been offered his job back—but he's not taking it.
As we head into earnings, if your strategy is buying into analyst estimates, here are some helpful tips to remember:
Stocks struggled Monday as materials and banks dragged and investors were a little jittery ahead of earnings season, which kicks off after the bell today with Alcoa. Techs were the day's best performers.
Ahead of earnings season, how should you balance broad economic headwinds against what may be attractive single stock stories?
Microsoft should look at spinning off its consumer businesses—an $11 billion-a-year, red-ink-stained amalgam—and refocusing on its real core: internal software and the apps that run on it.
Stocks pulled back Monday as materials and banks dragged and investors were a little jittery ahead of earnings season, which kicks off after the bell today with Alcoa. Techs were the day's best performers.
U.S. stock index futures declined ahead of the open Monday in the wake of the strongest week for the major averages in almost a year and ahead of the start of a new earnings season.
These Mad Money maxims should help generate the most money possible for your future.
By Friday’s close the bulls were back on top, cheering recent action in both the S&P and Dow; it was their best week in a year. Where to now?
This could be a "raining decade" with the market in an "extended sideways up and down period." Take the big downturn in the early 70's, the period between 1972 to 1982 "started and finished in the same place," Tanya Beder said.
Anadarko is refusing to pay BP about $272 million for its share of the costs tied to the massive Gulf oil spill.
In midday trading, stocks inched higher for a fourth day Friday, putting the markets on-track for the best week of trading in more than a year.
Prepare for a deluge of earnings reports next week. Some of the most widely followed companies will all release results one after another. How should you position?
Google CEO Eric Schmidt repeatedly emphasized to me in conversations at the Allen & Co. Conference in Sun Valley that he does not see the world as a zero-sum game. And he sees partnership opportunities even from perceived rivals.
I think hiring Blankenship was a smart move by Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Blankenship has worked at Gap and Apple , two companies with retail stores customers wanted to visit. Granted getting someone into a store to check out clothes or an iPod is far different from checking out a new car. Or is it?
The patent-holding company that won a settlement of more than $600 million from the maker of the BlackBerry is suing six other makers of phones and phone software.