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Stocks shot out of the gate Monday, boosted by China's massive stimulus plan. Techs sat out the rally, dragged down by Dish Networks after the satellite TV provider's dismal results and Google after Microsoft announced a deal with Sun.
McDonald's on Monday said global sales at its fast-food restaurants open at least 13 months rose 8.2 percent in October.
"Buy the dips"? Not according to Michael Yoshikami, who says investors need to buy companies with "sustainable businesses," which sell "very boring things," that are well managed and that have good cash flow.
Like most analysts, Rod Lache has concluded that a government bailout is not likely to help the shares, that even with a bailout GM's future, if it is not in bankruptcy, is likely to be "bankruptcy-like."
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Stocks popped like a champagne cork Tuesday as Wall Street breathed a gigantic sigh of relief that the presidential election — and the uncertainty that comes with it — is almost over.
Stocks staged an impressive Election Day rally as hopes for change lifted the market and Mastercard led gains by a raft of financial-related stocks.
Stocks staged an impressive Election Day rally as hopes for change lifted the market and MasterCard led gains by a raft of financial-related stocks.
Wall Street greeted the last day of a long presidential election campaign with enthusiasm, sending stocks up strongly off the market open as the nation chooses its new leader.
Every day the macro picture has improved ever so slightly...it is baby steps, to be sure, but it is happening. Libor rates continue to drop, down for the 17th straight day to the lowest levels since June. Commodities are rallying, the dollar is weaker.
While bad for you, they're much-needed for the product makers. Plus, Cramer dishes on retail and credit cards.
The sharp decline in gasoline use earlier this year — with volume down nearly 10 percent in some weeks — suggested to many people, including the automobile companies, that a permanent change in American habits might be at hand. But with gasoline prices falling drastically in recent weeks, some American drivers are returning to their old ways, says the New York Times.
Stocks have been all over the map, lately. But the dollar, well that’s another story.
Plus, Cramer tells recent college grads what to do with that new salary.
More ideas for protecting your profits during these unprecedented times!
Stock markets tumbled around the world Friday as investors moved to liquidate risky positions. Mounting evidence of a global recession kept most markets volatile.
Stocks fell sharply Wednesday after the latest bevy of big names reporting earnings issued gloomy outlooks or missed their targets altogether. The Dow shed 514.45, or 5.7 percent, to close at 8519.21. The S&P 500 lost 6.1 percent, ending at 896.78, revisiting its Oct. 10 level.
Recessions are good for Panera, the CEO says.
Looking for ways to battle the bear. The Fast Money traders (and a few of their friends) have some ideas for you.
Stocks tumbled to 5 year lows on Wednesday as investors grappled with an increasingly dire outlook for the global economy.