U.S. stocks closed lower as investors weighed earnings and looked ahead to the beginning of the two-day Federal Reserve meeting on Tuesday.» Read More
Karen writes, "If the correction is back on, what defensive names would you recommend?"
Investors have piled back into retail stocks, with many names up 50 percent or more since the latest rally began in early March. Does that mean things are starting to look up at the mall?
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of McDonald’s and Arch Coal popped while Wells Fargo and Palm dropped.
If you’re a coffee drinker you might have to dig a little deeper into your wallet to pay for that next bag of beans.
Stocks ended lower Wednesday as banks and techs pulled back and comments from the Fed poured water on the flicker of optimism.
Cramer picked favorites in the emerging markets, made the case for some clean energy plays and comments on some minor upgrades that are having a major impact.
With trillions still sitting on the sidelines is there a real resiliency in stocks? Or are gains being driven by irrational exuberance?
Hewlett Packard reported earnings after the bell yesterday, and met analyst expectations. All 30 Dow stocks have now reported -- here is a summary of how the season stacked up.
Pershing Square Capital Management LP's William Ackman is waging a proxy fight against Target Corp. to replace four of the company's independent directors with four of his loyalists and himself. Ironically, Ackman is attacking Target's three greatest strengths: governance, integrated merchandising, and value creation. Ackman has chosen the wrong Target.
Former Coca-Cola Chairman and CEO Neville Isdell says he's watching PepsiCo's attempt to buy its two largest bottlers with great interest, but he wouldn't suggest Coke tread down the same path.
Two bullish strategists, Kim Caughey of Fort Pitt Capital Group and Stephen Wood of Russell Investments, recommended the best sectors for investors to put their money.
Experts Jason Pride at Haverford Investments, and Barry James of James Advantage Funds shared their outlook for the economy.
Laura writes, “Despite flat revenues, Wal-Mart remained optimist about its future. Should I buy on the dip?”
You likely know that President Obama is pressing to end abusive credit card practices. But there’s something else in the legislation...
Plus, Cramer talks tech, restaurants, retail, IPOs and more.
If you're an investor who sells the rips and buys the dips then it's time to make your shopping list!
In time, markets will go higher — but there’s going to be a "vicious correction" along the way, said Doug Kass of Seabreeze Partners. Read his "Miley Cyrus" recovery theory.
A bit toppy here. S&P futures are down again this morning and are now about 39 points (4.2 percent) off our recent high on May 7th.
With stocks rallying for over 2 months now, dividend yields continue to fall back to Earth. The average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has fallen nearly 30% since the rally began in early March. See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.
With the new credit card bill of rights looming in the not-so-distant future, Cramer takes to task the effect this will have on the big players in the credit card industry.