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Wall Street closed out its worst year since the Great Depression on Wednesday. For the year, the Dow fell 33.8 percent...
For several components of the tech sector, Wall Street analysts believe 2009 will be a year of transition. The first half will be painful, the second half slightly better, but the real recovery won’t occur until 2010.Here's the outlook for four key sectors.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Google and Campbell Soup popped while New York Times and Hess dropped.
After another 100 points shed in the market today, Cramer says only one thing would make him feel better: if just one portfolio manager would come out and admit that this is, in fact, not a good time to buy. Instead, there are a whole lot of "experts" out there insisting that they love this market and it's a great time to buy -- there's a lot of money to be made in the volatility, they say.
The Dow fell for the second day on Thursday after Standard & Poor's threatened to strip General Electric of its 'AAA' credit rating and slumping oil prices crippled energy shares.
As the use of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) looks like a possibility to help prevent the collapse of the auto industry, the markets end the week roughly flat, led by technology and the NASDAQ up about 2% for the week.
A major Yahoo shareholder, Ivory Investment Management, plans to push Yahoo to forge a search deal with Microsoft.
Stocks moved off their lows and turned mixed, helped by a smaller-than-expected decline in October pending-homes sales and a rally in big-cap tech shares
Blacker Friday? Job losses in November were the worst since 1974, as U.S. employers cut payrolls by 533,000. Mortgage loan delinquencies and foreclosures hit record highs in the third quarter — though one economist likes falling mortgage rates. Merrill Lynch cut its oil forecast, saying a temporary downspike of $25 is even possible. But one analyst praised the oil plunge as the equivalent of a "huge tax cut."
Today is the second anniversary of the launch of CNBC.com. See how things have changed in just two short years.
Though December is historically one of the stock market's best months, 2008 could be a volatile exception. But that doesn't mean there aren't ways to make money.
Trusted sources inside both Microsoft and Yahoo say a multi-billion dollar partnership between the two is not imminent.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Now that's change we can believe in.
The red ink started to flow with Monday's opening bell on Wall Street. Holland & Co.'s Mike Holland urged investors to stay with the best names as the best strategy to survive the bear market.
Our first prediction is possibly the biggest one of all: There will still be a job market in 2009. Tough call to make right now, we know, but even a crisis spells opportunity of one kind or another.
The Dow and S&P finished with their best 5-day gain since 1933 as financials surged on signs that liquidity measures were beginning to work.
The markets closed out a negative and volatile month with a very positive Thanksgiving week. The Dow and S&P 500 had their best five-day gain since 1933 with the Dow up over 17% and the S&P up over 19% in the last five trading sessions.
Technology is one of the most attractive sectors in the stock market presently, offering high-quality names at greatly reduced prices, tech investor Ben Rogoff from Polar Capital Partners said Friday.
Risky assets are slowly coming back into fashion but it's still a good idea to sell when the market rallies, analysts told CNBC.