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So far, the government has spent $126 billion bailing out mortgage lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. What should the future of such government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs) be? Chris Gamaitoni of Compass Point Trading and Research, and Armando Falcon of Falcon Capital Advisors, shared their insights.
Even before Google began threatening to shut down its search service in China, it was not fitting in. The New York Times reports.
The market has rallied despite a chorus of naysayers who think the 70 percent bounce off the March 2009 low is overdone.
Cramer looks at the charts for answer.
Only a few hours left to game Round 2 of our Fast Money Madness Tournament. Voting ends at 10am Wednesday.
Stocks ended sharply higher Tuesday after a late rally as investors cheered a better-than-expected existing-home sales report. The Dow gained over 100 points, led by Kraft and Pfizer. Health insurers gave back some of its gains after the prior session's rally.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Stocks pushed higher Tuesday after a $44 billion two-year note auction and a better-than-expected existing-home sales report. Health care gave back some of its gains after the prior session's rally.
When it comes to China, American business should pay more attention to the the Rio Tinto trial than the Google fight, according to the business icon.
Despite the lackluster market, there are plenty of ways to profit right now. You just have know where to look. And the Fast traders see opportunity in commodities!
Stocks advanced Tuesday after a report showed existing-home sales fell less than expected last month but health care gave back some of its gains after the prior session's rally.
Whatever you might think about Google, it's difficult to find fault with the company's decision to stop censoring search engine results in China. In doing so, the company has given the country—and the rest of the world—a clear signal that it considers some things more important than building its business. That's a message that's all too rare in this day and age, and the company's leadership deserves to be commended for it.
Stocks cemented gains Tuesday after the relief following the health care bill news. How should investors be positioned? Eric Ross, managing partner at Watch Harbor Asset Management, and Eric Marshall, director of research at Hodges Capital Management, shared their insights.
U.S. stock index futures pushed higher Tuesday following a positive close on Wall Street Monday as investors looked toward key housing data to gauge the strength of the sector.
Markets could catch a tail wind from end of quarter portfolio adjustments, even as investors turn focus to February existing home sales and the FHFA home price index due Tuesday.
The first round of Fast Money Madness has ended and the results may surprise you. Find out who’s got game in this year’s competition!
With health care stocks higher on Monday and reform solidly through Congress, is everything all priced in?
The mayor of Duluth, Minn., threw himself into the ice-ringed waters of Lake Superior. The mayor of Sarasota, Fla., immersed himself in a tank filled with bonnethead sharks, simply to one-up him. The mayor of Wilmington, N.C., said that he would even jump out of an airplane — with a parachute, of course.
Stocks ended higher Monday, led by health care, as passage of the health-care bill lifted uncertainty surrounding the legislation that was hanging over the market. Citigroup jumped after an analyst upgrade.
One of the most fascinating business and investing stories we’ve all been following is whether Google would follow through on its threat to shut down some or all of its operations in China.