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Investors were struggling with how to game the financial sector ahead of a slew of bank earnings in the days ahead. What's the trade?
Recession. Depression. Just plain tough. Whatever you call the economy today, the sane among us would have you believe it's a lousy time to start a business. Except it isn't.
Stocks turned mixed as Citigroup earnings lifted bank stocks, but a decline in tech stocks took strength out of the Nasdaq. JPMorgan and Exxon Mobil rose, while Intel fell.
Leading through sheer force of overbearing will also carries a particularly undesirable side-effect: Volatility.
Investors who care about the environment or believe it’s just a matter of time before the nation’s lawmakers begin to address climate change, have a growing number of green investment options.
Stock index futures are pointing to a mixed open Monday, regaining some ground after Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher said on CNBC that the Fed can't help the economy alone, and that there is "ample liquidity" in the market that hasn't been put to work.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
At bottom, “The Social Network” is a movie about obsession. That is a large part of the reason I’m so smitten with it: that same obsession that caused Bill Gates to drop out of Harvard to start Microsoft and that drove Steve Jobs to build the first home computer in a garage — that’s the story of Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook too, at least in Mr. Sorkin’s telling. And that obsessional quality is what Mr. Sorkin has captured better than anyone before.
It's back to basics for stocks in the coming week, as a tidal wave of earnings overwhelms economic reports and shifts investor focus temporarily to the health of corporate balance sheets.
The "Mad Money" host shares his “Game Plan” going into the thick of the season.
Stocks ended higher for the week, but mixed for the day as financial stocks dragged down the Dow and technology stocks lifted the Nasdaq. GE and Bank of America fell, HP rose.
Considering shares of Apple are up a whopping 24% over the past 3 months, how should you game this stock into – and in the wake of – earnings out Monday.
On Friday the Nasdaq ended sharply higher yet the S&P dropped due to more bank woes. That divergence can't last, can it?
Stocks were mixed ahead of the closing bell as the financial stocks dragged down the Dow and technology stocks lifted the Nasdaq. GE and Bank of America fell, HP rose.
Nervous investors spent Friday trying to determine if the widening foreclosure crisis is the proverbial ‘other shoe’ that's about to drop.
Who knows if we would have seen that miraculous rescue of those Chilean miners if numerous companies, governments and individuals had not shared their resources, experiences and ideas. Sharing isn't just a moral thing to do - it's a necessity to survive in today's global marketplace. Three new books tackle the issue of sharing in the corporate world - its risks and its rewards.
Fast trader and retail queen Patty Edwards thinks this holiday may be better than the Street thinks. Get her latest retail trades in this web exclusive post!
The dollar hit its lowest level in more than eight months against the euro Friday, after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke reinforced expectations of further monetary policy easing. Robert Pavlik, chief market strategist at Banyan Partners and Rob Morgan, chief investment strategist at Fulcrum Securities discussed their insights.
A growing cottage industry of so called "nanny apps" allow parents to monitor their children from or via a mobile device., but is it also feeding into Internet-based paranoia?
"What I gleaned from viewing “The Social Network” was bigger and more important than whether the scenes and details included in the script were accurate," writes Eduardo Saverin a co-founder of Facebook in his first comments about the film.