Coal-firing electricity plants are closing all over the US, and jobs are going with them. Can other energy sources make up for the losses?» Read More
Big dividends can mean big payouts for investors and in the current environment, a dividend strategy may not be a bad idea. Joseph Keating, CIO of private asset management at RBC Bank, and George Ball, chairman of Sanders Morris Harris Group, shared their best plays.
Markets rallied on Monday after encouraging existing-home sales data and comments from St. Louis Fed President James Bullard. What should investors expect? Stephen Wood, chief market strategist at Russell Investments, and Peter Boockvar, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, shared their insights.
The recent bounce in the U.S. dollar has gotten some investors to worry about the next move. David Kelly, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Funds and Steven Stahler, president of Stahler Investment Group shared their market outlooks.
The weaker dollar has been sending commodity prices higher and while most of the energy sector has moved significantly higher, natural gas has stayed relatively cheap. How can investors profit from natural gas? Chris Jarvis, founder and president of Caprock Risk Management and Addison Armstrong, director of market research at Tradition Energy and CNBC contributor discussed their views.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The Mountaineer Power Plant in West Virginia has become the world’s first coal-fired power plant to capture some of the carbon dioxide it churns out and store it in the ground.
The potential economic impact of a carbon market seems to divide American industry as much as talk about healthcare reform may divide a family at Sunday dinner.
Working Mother Magazine unveiled today its list of the 100 Best Companies that support working families, and as more companies realize the benefits of employees' satisfaction, do shareholders gain from it?
Looking ahead to next week after the three day weekend, one transportation stock is something investors should consider, said Art Hogan, managing director at Jeffries. "Navastar is a pure play on North American transportation," Hogan said.
The summer rally hit its one-month mark today, but can it continue? Ernie Ankrim, senior markets advisor at Russell Investment, and Doug De Groote, managing director at United Wealth Management, discussed their outlooks.
Plus, Cramer makes the call on green stocks, tech and more.
Jim Iuorio, director at TJM Institutional Services, and Mike Khouw, director at Cantor Fitzgerald, weighed in on the best places to invest now.
Going forward, we need to think about the reflation trade, said Art Hogan, managing director at Jeffries.
Options traders are positioning for a pullback in NRG Energy, as the utility stock struggles to break a technical resistance level on its chart. Volume in the September 20 puts surged to 5,417 against open interest of 1,887 contracts...
A strong mid-morning rally. While ISM a tad better than expected helped at 10 AM ET, and pending home sales were also "less worse" than expected, don't kid yourself.
The federal stimulus bill has allocated $3.4 billion for clean coal technologies, and companies are lining up with projects.
Duke Energy is seeing extremely unusual call activity as its shares reach multi-year lows. More than 33,000 calls traded at the April 12.50 strike against open interest of just 784 contracts by mid-afternoon Thursday. Why?
A large options trade Monday is betting on a dramatic move in Constellation Energy Group. ... That, my friends, is a "put-ratio backspread" — a spread that anticipates and demands a major move to make money.
With the race for the White House over and done, what are the best long-term moves going forward?
It's a booyah-free zone. There goes Swifty!