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The aircraft leasing unit of embattled American International Group has agreed to sell 53 passenger jets to Australia's Macquarie Group to raise a much-needed $2 billion in cash.
The Dow finished above 11,000 for a second straight day Tuesday but it was a rocky session as Alcoa's revenue miss and a regional-bank downgrade rattled the market. 1,200 remained out of reach for the S&P 500.
U.S. stock index futures edged lower ahead of the open Tuesday, after the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above the psychologically important 11,000 mark Monday.
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A number of better-late-than-never analysts are pushing this market higher, Cramer says. Find out who they could be eyeing now.
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Alcoa earnings after the closing bell on Monday unofficially kicks off the first quarter earnings season. What should investors be expecting from the Dow 30 company earnings? Brent Wilsey, president of Wilsey Asset Management and Craig Peckham, equity trading strategist at Jefferies & Co. shared their insights.
The Chinese yuan rose to its highest close in six months against the dollar as traders fretted over a possible yuan revaluation over the weekend. Who benefits from the revaluation—if it happens? Jim Oberweis, editor of The Oberweis Report, shared his insights.
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Stocks declined Tuesday amid buzz that Greece wants to renegotiate its bailout package and as investors await minutes from the Fed's last policy meeting.
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Now that the markets closed 4% or higher for the quarter, a positive first quarter is a good indication for the year where historically the Dow, S&P and NASDAQ Composite have managed to post average gains of more than 12% in the year when Q1 was a positive quarter versus average losses of -0.2% or greater when Q1 was negative.
Stocks turned mixed Wednesday, the last trading day of the quarter. Energy, financials and materials were the sector leaders.
Stocks opened lower Wednesday, the last trading day of the quarter, after a surprise drop in the ADP jobs report.
Who knew a defense company could be hip? All those guys with slide rules and pocket protectors. I know, I know. It's not like that anymore. Well, not so much.
Where are the crowds right now and should investors stay away or join them? Nicholas Colas, chief market strategist at ConvergEx discussed his views.
As the stock market continues to trend higher, with the S&P 500 on track for its best first quarter since 1998, industrial and financial stocks are on track for a strong finish, moving ahead of last year's winners.
With just one day away from quarter and month end, the Dow and S&P are on track for their best Q1 since 1999 & 1998, and the NASDAQ Composite since 2006 based on March 29th closing levels.
The stocks that make this list are there for good reason – and it’s not uncommon for them to keep going higher.
Markets advanced Monday after a reported showed consumer spending ticked higher last month. Boris Schlossberg, director of currency research at GFT Forex, Peter Beutel, president of Cameron Hanover, and Todd Colvin, vice president of MF Global, shared their outlooks on equities, currencies and commodities.