Stocks kicked off February with a rally, after a dismal January, energized by an earnings beat from ExxonMobil and a strong manufacturing report. Alcoa and Exxon led the Dow. Apple gave the Nasdaq a boost but Amazon took a hit.
The bulls are hoping that Monday's stock market action kick-started a rally after the S&P 500 made gains following a terrible January.
Plus, the Mad Money host reacts to Goldman's bonus brouhaha and Exxon's earnings.
Stocks advanced on the first day of February, energized by an earnings beat from ExxonMobil and a strong manufacturing report.
Markets rose on the first day of February, energized by strong earnings report from ExxonMobil and a positive manufacturing report. Where are stocks headed? Daryl Guppy, CEO of GuppyTraders.com and a CNBC contributor, shared his market outlook.
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Investors snapped up bank stocks on Monday after published reports suggested the Obama bank plan to crack down on Wall Street may be in serious jeopardy.
Although global economies appear to be recovering, the inevitability of higher interest rates still weighs on stocks. Manufacturing indexes were strong in India, China, South Korea and Australia. Australia may raise rates again tomorrow, by 25 basis points to 4 percent. The U.S. reports on its own manufacturing activity with the ISM at 10am ET.
Investors started February on an optimistic note, bidding stocks higher after logging the worst month for the market in over a year in January.
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Stock index futures pointed to a sharp rise to kick the month off Monday, following a third-consecutive losing January.
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What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Monday, Feb. 1.
Brace for another round of big earnings, next week. And options action suggests Exxon, Cisco and Pfizer are poised to move.
U.S. stocks finished January 2010 on a negative note, with all three major indices posting their worst monthly performance since February 2009.
Exxon Mobil, the world's largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, is scheduled to report fourth-quarter results before the opening bell on Monday, February 1. Here is a look at how Exxon's shares traded during the most recent earnings reports.
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