Even if it isn't a bubble, the tech sector has had a pretty big run, and it might be time to look at some cautious ways to target tech-stock returns.» Read More
Figuring out when and how a company’s earnings are going to change before anybody else does is hard to do, and it’s time consuming. But, man, does it pay off.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Despite what you’re hearing these days, tech isn’t going to bottom any time soon. Don’t get bamboozled by hopeful analysts – hope is not a part of the equation.
Ted Turner calls solar energy the "biggest business opportunity the world has ever seen." And for once, he may be understating it. CNBC's Jane Wells reported on the maverick mogul's plans, on "Morning Call."
On February 26th, Guy Adami, The Negotiator recommended this drug play. "Mylan Labs, you've gotta go the generic route… I'm going the generic route…I like Mylan Labs here. They had a nice earnings release I think this is a stock you have to own” Well guess what...
Here's what Cramer thinks about Applied Materials, Prudential, Petrohawk Energy, Tronox and more.
Stocks closed at record levels after positive remarks from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke sparked a broad rally which touched nearly every sector. The Dow ended at a record high while the S&P 500 climbed to levels not seen in more than six years. Gains on the Nasdaq were even better as investors snapped up semiconductor stocks.
Applied Materials, the top supplier of equipment for making microchips, on Tuesday said first-quarter profit nearly tripled and that second-quarter revenue could rise as much as 5%, sending its shares up 4.5%.
Applied Materials CEO Mike Splinter said the semiconductor-equipment manufacturer i s positive about growth in the second half of the year. But Splinter told CNBC Europe's Steve Sedgwick at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland that while memory companies are very positive, flat-panel companies are "taking a pause on investment." (More)
Today--Intel (along with Wal-Mart, Applied Materials, B-P America and Pitney Bowes) announced a major healthcare initiative called Dossia. It’s a new way for millions of employees to better manage their personal health records and their healthcare. In a “First on CNBC” – Intel Chairman Craig Barrett discussed why he’s so enthusiastic about this new plan...