U.S. stock index futures pointed to lower open on Tuesday after a sharp decline in oil and iron ore prices weighed on sentiment.» Read More
On Tuesday, analyst Meredith Whitney cut her 4th quarter estimates on Goldman Sachs. It’s the second cut she’s made in about a month. Is Goldman heading south?
As the decade moves towards its close, CNBC is running a series on the best and worst stocks, commodities, and other asset classes over the past ten years. Here is the list of S&P Sectors ranking and the best and worst of the Winners & Losers.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday Dec. 8.
A number of strategists have been recommending that investors steer clear of lower quality stocks and focus instead on those with better balance sheets for the next leg of the road ahead.
Wal-Mart shares have stalled since having an early runup last year. John Lawrence, senior analyst at Morgan Keegan, offered investors his outlook for the retail giant.
Stocks ended lower Wednesday as the rally after the Federal Reserve's statement faded and investors began to worry that the central bank is inching closer to withdrawing stimulus measures that have propped up the economy. The Dow had briefly popped above 9,900.
Stocks advanced after the Federal Reserve delivered one of its most optimistic statements in the past few years. The Dow more than doubled its gains after the announcement, sending the blue-chip index through 9,900 for the first time since last fall.
Stocks bounced around at the open Wednesday as the dollar slipped and investors remained a little jittery ahead of the Fed statement.
The new day opens with the Dow, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq coming off fresh 2009 closing highs, with investors now squarely focused on 2:15 pm ET this afternoon. That's when the Fed's Open Market Committee issues its latest statement on interest rates and the economy.
With little else to sway it, the stock market should continue to trade quietly ahead of the Fed's Wednesday afternoon statement.
Some of the market’s key drivers could rise or fall based on these quarterly numbers, the Mad Money host says.
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What will the second half bring? Neil Hennessy of the Hennessy Funds and Linda Duessel of Federated Investors offered their market outlook and investment advice.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of MGM and EMC Corp popped while Monsanto and American Express dropped.
The S&P 500 crossed above its 200-day moving average today for the first time since May 2008. As upward momentum builds in the markets, the here are fourteen companies that are near new highs.
Considering the Dow soared by triple digits after GM declared bankruptcy, traders want to know if this is the bottom for the US economy?
Here’s a play on America’s ailing auto firms.
The Treasury market took the government's latest 7-year note auction in stride, compared to Wednesday's wild action.
Treasury bonds were firmer and trading quietly on Thursday compared with yesterday's wild action, though the market is awaiting the government's 7-year note auction this afternoon.