Asian equity markets were mixed on the final trading day of the week as profit-taking on recent gains overshadowed a record close for the S&P 500.» Read More
Considering shares of Amazon are trading right around their 52-week highs, how should you game this stock into and after earnings on Thursday.
EBay beat, but in the parlance of this company's past performance, only managed to hit on one side of its historical, beat "and raise" equation.
Like Yahoo, the worst might very well now be in eBay's rear view mirror, and that's good. But like Yahoo, eBay's growth and return for investors may not be as robust as other players in its sector specifically, and other players in tech more generally, and that's not so good.
In today's trading session, a total of 81 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.
IBM shares took a hit as soon as its first quarter numbers hit the tape, despite a healthy top and bottomline beat. Those pesky gross margins did the company in, but after a moment or two, cooler heads prevailed, and IBM shares began to recover.
GameStop is attracting upside option activity following some notable endorsements in recent days.
This will be a critical week for tech investors, and if last week's news from Intel and Google was any indication, the news ahead could be very good indeed.
Take advantage of the declines in these stocks, Cramer says. Friday’s “scandal” won’t keep them down for long.
In today's trading session, a total of 142 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.
Maybe there's something to this whole second place thing. This runner-up status. Number 2 might be the new Number 1?
The FCC took a major hit in the net neutrality war this week, as a court ruling has determined companies can control internet usage on their pipes. So what's next for the FCC?
The S&P closed higher on Thursday buoyed by much stronger than expected same store sales. Is that your signal to sell?
Shares of Best Buy are nearing new highs and drawing broad upside option activity along the way. The big-box electronics chain is up 0.61 percent in midday trading to $44.38 and has risen some 22 percent since the beginning of March. After trading under $35 two months ago, the stock is now barely a dollar away from its 52-week high of $45.55 reached in December.
The Dow's ascent after the latest Fed minutes quickly petered out and the blue-chip index ended flat. Banks and some techs were higher, while retail and homebuilder stocks were weak.
THe Dow turned higher Tuesday after the latest Fed minutes were released. Banks and some techs were higher, while retail and homebuilder stocks were weak.
It appears getting the Dow to 11,000 and the S&P to 1200 will be an uphill battle for the bulls. Will it take so much effort that even if we get there, we can't hold it?
The Dow backed off its push toward 11,000 Monday but continued trading higher as investor cheered some encouraging economic readings, including Friday's jobs report. The market was a beehive of spring activity today, buzzing about the Fed and interest rates.
Rave reviews for the iPad's e-reader are quite promising for book publishers. Now a whole slew of gadget-owners who might not have bought a dedicated eReader like the Kindle, could be the new market for eReader apps and eBooks.
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Sony's new retail store in Nagoya, Japan is more hip and up-to-date than the company’s traditional Sony Style outlets and it's emblematic of hte company's struggle to regain its footing after a host of missteps.