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Biotechnology stocks are getting a lot of chatter already in this very young year.
MarkWest Energy is up nearly 17 percent and has attracted the attention of options traders. Traders have been buying calls for the last week in natural gas company, which is near its highs of the session at $11.10 at midday. The January 10 calls are trading at $1.20.
Apple CEO Steve Jobs sought to soothe investor concerns about his health on Monday, saying his weight loss was caused by...
Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs said a hormone imbalance is behind the weight loss that has prompted rumors about his health.
Stocks declined Monday, the second day of trading in the new year, after a rally last week that pushed the Dow up more than 6 percent and past the key 9,000 mark. A report that showed construction spending fell by half of what was expected helped shave some of the loss.
We begin the "real" New Year with stocks at a 6-week high, and the S&P 500 24 percent above its November 20 low. Now let's see if we can change leadership: health care and consumer stocks have generally outperformed in the past few weeks, though recently industrial stocks have improved. A shift toward less defensive names would be a welcome development.
Wall Street hopes to continue Friday's rally into the first week of the new year after the Dow closed above 9,000 for the first time in two months. Traders expect more money to be put back to work as investors shop for bargains.
This year, more than any other, it looks as if the intersection between Wall Street and Main Street lies in the heart of Washington DC.
Stocks rebounded Friday as investors displayed some optimism for the new year, scooping up bargains in the consumer discretionary and energy sectors. The Dow ended above 9,000 for the first time since early November.
Stocks skidded as the unraveling of one of the biggest deals this year overshadowed gains in the energy sector.
Stocks rebounded Friday, pushing the Dow above the key 9,000 mark as investors rang in the new year with optimism, scooping up bargains.
Don't take quick profits on a stock you bought for the long term. Why settle for $5 when you could have $50?
Wall Street closed out its worst year since the Great Depression on Wednesday. For the year, the Dow fell 33.8 percent...
Will Santa squeak in a rally before the ball drops? Early moves suggest it could happen: Stocks continued to rise Tuesday, adding to the more than 2-percent gain logged on Wednesday.
The four major music labels are teaming up to create a new online video venture. Will it work? Or will they fall back on failing ways?
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Stocks ended lower as the unraveling of one of the biggest deals this year overshadowed gains in the energy sector.
Linn Energy is up more than 17 percent Monday and seeing heavy options activity after a favorable article published this weekend. More than 4,000 calls traded this morning at the January 15 strike price, eight times the 20-day average volume for all put and call contracts daily.