Brent crude fell below $98 a barrel on Monday as sluggish demand and abundant supplies outweighed a possible cut in oil output from the OPEC.» Read More
Continued military tensions between Colombia and its neighbors Venezuela and Ecuador--both OPEC members--are expected to keep upward pressure on oil prices. But analysts say it won't cause a significant spike in crude as long as armed conflict is avoided.
Forbes just released its annual list of the world's wealthiest individuals, with Warren Buffett climbing to the number one spot. Here is the list of largest companies by Market Cap on the S&P 500.
Exxon Mobil intends to increase capital spending by 25% to a record $25 billion this year. Who wins as the oil giant gushes money?
Despite the stronger ISM services index, the market is clearly seeing selling into the rally. One active trader who went long late yesterday sold a portion of his gains this morning. While emphasizing he was not going back to shorting the market, he did say "we have not been getting paid to hold for big moves -- only trades."
Stocks declined Tuesday, with financials taking a beating after news of more fallout from the subprime mess at Citigroup. Energy stocks also fell as oil prices receded.
Stocks declined Tuesday after dismal corporate news about Intel and Citigroup.
Stocks recovered from earlier losses to finish flat Monday in a volatile session riddled with weak economic data, big auto-sales declines and concerns about more fallout from the housing slump.
Stocks turned mixed Monday after Ford turned in better-than-expected sales results and announced layoffs.
Wall Street looks set to start the week in negative territory as stock index futures pointed lower on renewed fears for the fate of the economy.
Oil prices of more than $100 a barrel are unlikely to convince OPEC ministers meeting in Vienna this week to raise output, which they say is more than adequate.
Venezuela wants next week's OPEC meeting to discuss its escalating legal battle with Exxon Mobil, a Venezuelan official was reported by Algeria's official APS news agency as saying on Saturday.
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CEO Bob Simpson trumpets the benefits of natural gas, and explains how he'll avoid butting heads with Hugo Chavez.
As of Friday, 441 (just under 90%) of the S&P 500 companies have reported earnings. Here's a look at which companies have had the biggest surprises so far...
Stocks closed lower as a pullback from $100-a-barrel oil clipped energy stocks and weak economic reports added to investor fears that a recession is looming.
Stocks added to losses as a fall from $100-a-barrel oil clipped energy stocks and weak economic reports added to investor fuels that a recession is looming.
Stocks snapped a three-day losing streak Wednesday as H-P earnings inspired investors to think long term.
Stocks opened lower Wednesday after a report on consumer prices raised concerns -- in an already jittery market -- about the Federal Reserve's reaction.
Stock gains evaporated Tuesday after oil prices hit $100 a barrel.
U.S. crude oil futures settled at a record $100.01 a barrel, surging on refinery snags, a weak dollar, and concerns about supply from Venezuela and Nigeria.