Stocks have been rallying in the last few trading sessions, but there are concerns that the economic recovery could freeze and affect market gains. Robert Barbera, chief economist at ITG shared his economic insights.
Stocks pushed higher Wednesday, led by techs and banks as optimism about the economic recovery gained strength and worries about the Goldman Sach charges subsided.
Traders note it's another Macro vs. Micro day ... the juggernaut of strong earnings, especially Apple and the banks versus Greece. As the EU/IMF start negotiations with Greece, the 10 year Greek bond yields are at 8.3 percent, blowing out another roughly 40 basis points.
Uncertainty surrounding Goldman Sachs will likely overshadow the positive news from dozens of major corporate earnings reports in the week ahead. Some analysts say the Goldman spacer fraud charges could be the event that will trigger a much anticipated stock market correction.
Take advantage of the declines in these stocks, Cramer says. Friday’s “scandal” won’t keep them down for long.
Cramer explains why stocks can still move higher and the US in particular right now is "more investable than most" other countries.
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.
Another deal that dominated chatter on Wall Street before the crisis is back on the front burner. What must you know about this IPO?
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.