With the new mandate from Washington, this efficiency movement in the auto industry will pick up momentum, and several companies are positioned to profit.
Both the Dow and S&P continued their march higher on Friday as surging oil prices drove up energy shares.
The S&P was trading sideways around lunchtime Friday with investors booking gains on this first day of May rather than betting the run in stocks will continue.
The S&P 500 closed out its best month in nine years despite word that Chrysler will proceed with Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Concerns that the recent outbreak of swine flu could reach pandemic proportions dragged down the Dow and S&P Monday with investors hammering airlines, hotels and more.
A lot is riding on the success of the new electric car. Of course, there are a lot of obvious trades, but Guy Adami says only one can go the distance!
Get the latest plays from the Fast Money traders while the market is open. Guy Adami talks banks, Tim Seymour is watching the car companies and much, much, more!
Sometimes a stock is hot and other times it just burns you. Following are trades that didn’t end so well.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Costco and Dow Chemical popped while Newmont Mining and Advance Auto Parts dropped.
The White House raised the possibility of a controlled bankruptcy to help the auto industry restructure. Time to get short?
The reflation trade was very much in evidence today, as commodity stocks like steel, aluminum, copper and iron ore held their early gains, even if the broader market sold off not long after the open.
Find out why Guy Adami thinks an auto trade could drive profits in your portfolio.
The number of job cuts continued to soar in February 2009, reflecting the worsening US recession.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. JPMorgan Chase and Chesapeake Energy were among the latest names on Thursday to announce job cuts.
Stocks fell in volatile trading on Tuesday, with the S&P ending below 700 for the first time since October 1996
Another round of layoffs was announced on Thursday, adding to the gloom over rising unemployment. Delta Air Lines and Performance Food Group were among the latest names on Wednesday to announce job cuts.
Another round of layoffs was announced on Tuesday, adding to the gloom over rising unemployment.
Another round of layoffs was announced on Thursday, adding to the gloom over rising unemployment.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Starwood Hotels and Dell popped while Hudson City Bank and Equity Residential dropped.
The awful payroll numbers on Friday finally seems to have galvanized Washington and the rest of the world--stimulus fever is now global, with additional packages in India and discussions of more in China and France.