Stocks shot out of the gate Thursday after the latest batch of earnings gave investors some cause for optimism. A better-than-expected housing report also gave the market a boost.
Fresh economic data Thursday could feed the market's phobia about a weaker economy, ahead of another round of testimony from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.
Remember these things the next time stocks take a hit like they did on Wednesday.
Here's what analysts and others say they're watching before the bell Tuesday.
Like England at one time, the sun may not set on this company’s ever-expanding operations.
If you have questions about the action in the euro, gold, the S&P 500 or energy prices, here are your answers.
Stocks ended their worst quarter in over a year with a selloff Wednesday after a disappointing report on private-sector employment in the U.S. Banks ended mostly lower. Ford jumped.
How schizophrenic is the market on China? A few months ago there was great worry about an OVERHEATING China, particularly in the property sector. The Chinese central bank raised interest rates, there was concern GDP might exceed growth of 10 percent. NOW, there is concern about a slowing China.
It’s dividends, dividends, dividends, Hersh Cohen, of Legg Mason Clearbridge Appreciation Fund, told CNBC Thursday.
The Dow erased its gains after a higher open on Thursday as another rise in jobless claims weighed on the market. Maury Fertig, chief investment officer at Relative Value Partners and Chip Cobb, senior vice president at Bryn Mawr Trust discussed their outlooks.
The Washington Post (WPO) was the first stock that triggered the new circuit breakers. At 3:07 ET, WPO was trading at roughly $454. ...It is likely not an accident that the first circuit breaker was tripped...
Stocks recovered as techs rose and after a report that BP had agreed to place about $20 billion in escrow to pay claims resulting from the oil spill.
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Once again the market experienced late day volatility, but instead of a sell-off this time in the last hour of trading buyers pushed stocks to session highs.
If you’re up on the day by 3pm, take profits and hit the links. The final 60 minutes of trading have become the worst for stocks over the last two weeks, as jittery traders become afraid to keep their holdings overnight in this volatile environment.
The story of the moment comes once again from the Gulf of Mexico as reports surface that one of Diamond Offshore's rigs is also leaking. What must you know?
Whatever you’re thinking, just know that Wednesday’s move doesn’t qualify.
The euro fell sharply against the U.S. dollar Friday after Fitch downgraded Spain's credit rating. Which way will it go next? Boris Schlossberg, director of currency research at GFT Forex, discussed his outlook.
As far as we’ve fallen, Cramer says, we haven’t dropped enough. He explains what it will take for him to get bullish.