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A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan, while a big Wall Street firm has further job cuts in store, according to reports.
A major US retailer announced job cuts Monday amid worries about the fate of the stimulus plan and the economy.
More companies announced layoffs on Thursday as the employment picture continued to dim.
More companies announced layoffs on Tuesday as the employment picture continued to dim.
Crude oil contracts for December delivery rallied $6.62 per barrel, up 10.36% for the day, marking the fourth largest dollar move ever.
The good news is that Libor rates are again dropping. The dollar is rallying big again, this is continuing to put pressure on commodities, but the stress is also showing up in corporate profits. Kimberly Clark, for example, said that because of the dollar rally, currency will be a drag on fourth quarter sales comparison instead of a benefit.
Oil prices soared nearly 16 percent to over $120 a barrel on Monday -- the biggest one-day gain on record. Where to next?
Is forced selling by hedge funds at the heart of energy market woes?
The Dow closed in positive territory on Wednesday overcoming worries that the banking sector would be a drag on stocks.
Tim Parker, an energy analyst at T. Rowe Price, says his best stocks picks are in the oil services sector.
Which oil stocks should you buy if the price of crude keeps sliding?
Oil prices fell below $130 a barrel for the first time in more than a month Thursday. Is the bull run, done?
The Dow and broader stock market jumped on Thursday as oil prices dropped sharply for a third day. What's the "Word on the Street?"
Next week could be the biggest week for oil and other commodities in years, says Guy Adami. What's the "Word on the Street?"
New data suggests oil reserves in Iraq could be the largest on the planet! Is it possible that Iraq holds the solution to our current energy crisis?
The Dow ended higher Tuesday led by technology companies as a sharp drop in crude oil prices rekindled hopes of increased consumer and business spending on tech gear...
Fast Money takes Chicago just as commodities have a breakout week with oil hitting a new high and raw materials making a resurgence. Find out how to trade it all here.
A pair of crucial earnings "beats" capped off a day that defied expectations as the market ended higher despite having every reason to sell off. Find out what happened and how to trade it.
The markets dropped a bit as investors eagerly await Wednesday's rate decision. Find out what was moving in the Word on the Street.
The S&P Energy sector is up almost 8% for the week led by BJ Services up over 16% this week.