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Satyam Computer Services has been called by some "India's Enron" after its founder and chairman B. Ramalinga Raju admitted last week that he had been fudging numbers for years. Raju and his brother have been jailed and the company's CFO has been arrested.
Visa is down about 3 percent Monday, and the largest options play of the day is apparently looking for more range-bound trading. The options trade of the day so far involves Visa's February 65 calls...
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
It’s Beijing, and not Washington, that’s going to get us out of this worldwide recession, he says.
Here's our Fast Money Final Trade. Our gang gives you tomorrow's best trades, right now!
Everyone loves a winner. Following are the best performing stocks for 2008 for the Dow, Nasdaq and the S&P. But will they perform as well this year?
The long economic boom, fueled by easy credit that allowed people to spend money they did not have, led to a huge oversupply of cars, houses and shopping malls, as recent months have made clear. Now, add one more item to the list: an oversupply of cows.
Following are the year’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of McDonald’s and Gilead Sciences popped while General Motors and Citigroup dropped.
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.
Now that 2008 is just about over, here's a look at the top yielding stocks in the Dow that would make up your portfolio if you followed the popular Dogs of the Dow investment strategy.
Another light volume, low volatility day, closing near the highs. Good news, considering that the consumer confidence and home price news was dismal. Goldman Sachs had a particularly good day, up almost 6 percent, though on light volume. But GMAC was the big story of the day...
With some markets already closed for the year and others just about wrapped up, here is a summary of how the major global indices fared in 2008.
The financial crisis and market turmoil of 2008 have prevented many historical trends from holding true this year. For instance, while November and December are typically two of the markets’ strongest months of the year, the performance during those months this year has been far from stellar.
If you’re looking to put a little bite into your portfolio should you consider the "Dogs Of The Dow?"
There are good buying opportunities in the equity markets right now, Daniel Stillhart, technical analyst at LB Swiss, told CNBC Monday.
Looking for some holiday cheer, this Christmas Eve.? Here are some stocks that have won big this past year.
With the dollar falling against major currencies, Jon Najarian reveals his favorite trades.
If you think there’s not a trade to be had in this awful market, then it’s time for you to wake up and smell the coffee.
The Dow soared higher on Tuesday after the Federal Reserve rewrote its playbook by slashing borrowing costs to a record low, even zero...
With interest rates near zero, and the Fed making plenty of money available, it should be stimulating the economy, but it isnt. That's because those who matter--the banks and consumer--choose to hoard the money instead of lending or spending.