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The volatility switch has flipped in the energy sector, creating opportunities for investors ready to buy at increasingly attractive entry points in what may be a repeat of the 2008 mega-rally.
Both the Dow and S&P closed in positive territory on Wednesday, despite higher oil. Is the market turning bullish?
"Fast Money" trader Pete Najarian explains what's prompted aggressive upside call buying in two industries on Wednesday.
People and businesses seeking a lump-sum settlement from BP will most likely have to waive their right to sue not only BP, but also all the other major defendants involved with the spill, reports the NYT.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, Aug. 4.
A federal appeals panel in New Orleans has refused to order the judge who is presiding over many of the Deepwater Horizon liability cases to recuse himself, even though the judge previously owned bonds issued by two of the companies involved.
Stocks powered their way higher on Friday with both the Dow and the S&P 500 closing higher for the day and for the week. How should you be positioned now?
The 50 worst performing stocks during the previous correction in February are the best bargain stocks during this recovery phase, said Cleve Reuckert, senior equity analyst at Birinyi Associates. He shared his investment strategies with CNBC.
Confused yet? Stocks rallying worldwide, but off their highs, as China denying it is reviewing its holding of euro sovereign bonds, while Spain won parliamentary backing for an austerity budget (by a single vote!). Few believe this...
Transocean’s corporate motto is “We’re never out of our depth.” But after last month’s fatal explosion on a Transocean oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, that assertion is open to question.
Should you position for a market that’s about to climb or is there a whole lot more selling to come?
It appears some of the energy companies called to Capital Hill may actually benefit from being grilled by lawmakers.
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The massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has negatively impacted the shares of the companies involved. Will it have a direct effect on crude oil prices? Jason Gammel, managing director of research at Macquarie, and Fadel Gheit, managing director and senior analyst at Oppenheimer, offered CNBC their insights—and stock calls.
As fears mount that the leak from a seabed oil well could spiral out of control, the White House said President Obama would tour the area “in the next 48 hours,” The New York Times reports.
Spills, investigations, and reputational risk: Several companies in 3 different areas (energy, financials and coal) are experiencing problems Friday.
On the heels of the Napolitano press conference, in which the Homeland Secretary said the Deepwater Horizon spill in the Gulf of Mexico was of "national significance," energy stocks have come off their highs, and several are in negative territory.
For the second day in a row, investors barreled into stocks as a weaker dollar drove commodity prices higher.
With a weak dollar, an OPEC meeting and the potential of higher demand, how should you trade oil?
On Tuesday investors were trying to make sense of the market after gold burst through the psychologically important $1000 level but stocks continued to climb.