U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open on Friday, following forecast-beating growth data from the euro zone and a firming oil price.» Read More
NEW YORK, Oct 1- Hedge fund manager William Ackman, who has been pushing mall operator General Growth Properties to sell itself, on Monday said a deal with rival Simon Property Group would be beneficial to all parties and push the stock price dramatically higher.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, May 11.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Friday, Feb. 18.
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Central banker speak and a G-20 meeting are the highlights Friday, as traders check positions ahead of the long President's Day weekend.
AIG is a company with a positive long term outlook, Bruce Berkowitz, founder and portfolio manager of Fairholme Capital Management, and the largest private shareholder, 32.7 percent, of outstanding shares in AIG after the US government, told CNBC on Wednesday.
With the sovereign debt crisis in full bloom across much of Europe, some companies are shifting focus on this extreme amount of distress in search of opportunities.
Stocks pared losses in the last few minutes of the session to end higher capping a stellar week for the markets marked by Republican gains in Congress, the Fed's decision to pump more money into the economy, and a surprising strong jobs report. Alcoa and JPMorgan rose.
Stocks pared losses but remained mixed in the last minutes of Friday's session as stronger-than-expected U.S. job gains in October failed to continue a rally that led stocks to two-year highs on Thursday. Kraft and Merck fell, Alcoa rose.
Stocks were mixed and the dollar rose a day after the markets surged to two-year highs, as investors absorbed the meaning of a surprising surge in payrolls in the wake of the Federal Reserve plans to pump more money into the economy. Kraft fell, BofA surged.
Stock index futures were mixed as the dollar rose after the government reported a surprising surge in October nonfarm payrolls.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Friday, Nov. 5
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Canadian energy success story, Suncor Energy. First, some history to explain why this is synthetically a second-time admission into the club.
Protect yourself from scandals and extenuating circumstances like those that ruined every (HPQ) holder's summer weekend. CEO's should never become bigger than the institutions they lead and we are seeing again why.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Friday, Aug. 6.
Markets are bracing for a not-so-good July jobs report, which should show a continued sluggish recovery in private sector payrolls.
Brookfield has taken every opportunity to expand its hydroelectric and wind-energy facilities to different corners of the world. China has also become a focal point, a potentially lucrative endeavor for its utility and energy operations.
The Dow is on track for the worst May since 1962. Which stocks should you be buying and selling into next week? Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at John Thomas Financial, and Joe Gordon, founder and managing partner at Gordon Asset Management, shared their best plays.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, May 6.