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Stocks closed higher for a third-straight session in choppy trading Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting its best level since May.
Take a look at some of Thursday’s morning movers.
Jobless claims and increasingly soggy-looking earnings news could set the tone for stocks Thursday, after a two-day rally fueled by the prospect of more Fed easing.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Stocks finished higher for a second session Wednesday, led by techs, after Bernanke reiterated that the central bank stands ready to inject more stimulus and despite the Fed's latest lackluster "Beige Book" report.
The credit-card company reported quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street's expectations, but its revenue fell shy of forecasts on Wednesday, sending its shares lower in extended-hours trading.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
U.S. stock index futures held their losses Wednesday ahead of a second day of Congressional testimony from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, reiterates the importance of assessing risk when speculating.
Stocks rebounded off their session lows in afternoon trading, with the Dow turning positive as home builders rose sharply while Merck helped lead a rally in health care shares.
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Warren Buffett likes bank stocks, just not investment banks. And for good reason.
With the Olympic Games less than a month away, a major ticket dispute between a ticket broker, the London Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games and the official credit card of the games, Visa, is taking place.
Authorities say several people have been arrested in New York City and elsewhere in an unprecedented international sting targeting cyber fraud.
A flat tax is a fair tax, former chairman and CEO of American Express Harvey Golub said Monday on CNBC.com “The Kudlow Report.”
The list includes the aspects of your financial life that may require regular maintenance, like bolstering your annual savings by another percentage point if you can afford it.
Elite status in an airline loyalty program used to be an exclusive club. But benefits have slowly eroded as more people gain status or purchase the same level of priority access.
It's common to whip out your credit card when traveling abroad. But some cards carry additional fees or might not work at all. Here are some tips to ensure a smooth sailing trip overseas.
Stocks suffered their worst day of the year, with the Dow tumbling into negative territory for 2012, after a disappointing jobs report in addition to dismal data from China and Europe fueled fears over the health of the global economy.
Business travel is rebounding to pre-recession levels. But with rising travel prices, companies still look to control spending and some require the use of mandated travel programs. Others encourage a network of preferred airlines, hotels and rental car companies.