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Stocks skidded Tuesday as disappointing reports from McDonald's, 3M and Kroger offset an earnings beat from FedEx. Gains in the dollar also weighed on the market.
Stocks skidded Tuesday after disappointing sales from McDonald's and gains in the dollar.
The Fast Money traders are closely watching the action in the dollar and what it's doing to commodity stocks across the board.
U.S. stock markets are sliding Tuesday on a stronger dollar and disappointing announcements from McDonald's and 3M. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, told CNBC why the markets are especially "vulnerable" now.
Stocks skidded Tuesday as the strengthening dollar chased buyers from the equity markets.
Stocks looked set for a slight rise at the open Tuesday as European markets erased early losses and FedEx helped sentiment with some bullish guidance.
Stocks opened slightly lower Wednesday as investors grew jittery over a government report showing that housing starts fell sharply in October.
A smart speech by the Fed chief has given investors the green light.
Don’t let the bears fool you out of this market.
Remember how bad things were last year? Then stop crying about one bad week in the markets.
…Cramer changes his mind. What do you do?
A cursory look at quarterly earnings suggests corporate America is regaining its foothold. But a look at the stock market's reaction indicates otherwise.
With Microsoft's earnings report this morning, two thirds of the Dow 30 have now reported. Here is a summary of how things stand in terms of EPS and revenues.
Ahead of Friday's opening bell, investors will be watching earnings from Microsoft and Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke's address at the Boston Fed's annual conference.
After hours, shares of Amazon surged as much as 11% after the company released earnings. Even at these levels, Joe Terranova says it's a stock to own going forward!
Shareholders can only do so much, the Mad Money host says. Plus, get calls on today’s stock action, hedge-fund scandals and more.
As stocks search for direction, the traders are closely watching the action in Goldman. What does it signal into the close?
Bond investors need to think like lenders, because their money needs to be productive, said Bill Larkin, portfolio manager at Cabot Money Management.
3M, which makes everything from Post-It Notes to insect repellent, said Thursday strong sales of health care products in flu-wary Asia helped lift earnings beyond analyst expectations in the third quarter.
Cramer pulled together a dozen names that he thinks will most benefit from an economic rebound.