Two analysts had very different views on whether Monday's sharp rise in stocks would continue through the summer and the rest of 2010.
The Dow held onto a solid 400-point gain Monday afternoon after the EU and IMF agreed to a $1 trillion emergency-rescue package for Greece and other nations over the weekend. Industrials and financials, the hardest hit last week, led the pack.
Stocks shot out of the gate Monday after the EU and IMF agreed to a $1 trillion emergency-rescue package for Greece and other nations over the weekend.
In a wild trading week that prompted major US exchanges to cancel trades amid fears of trader errors and computer system malfunction, the three major equity indices fell 5.7% or greater for the week.
Markets opened lower for a third straight session on Thursday amid worries about the European debt crisis. Where should investors look to put their money? Mike Holland, chairman of Holland & Company and Sarat Sethi, partner and portfolio manager at Douglas C. Lane & Associates shared their insights.
Stocks declined for a third straight session Thursday as retail sales fell short of expectations and worries about the European debt crisis nagged at the market.
Stocks opened lower on Wednesday, following a selloff in the prior session, as Moody's put Portugal's debt rating on review. Barry James, president of James Advantage Funds, and Neil Hennessy, portfolio manager and chief investment officer at Hennessy Funds, shared their insights.
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Stocks closed sharply lower on Tuesday with investors fearing the debt crisis in Europe could spread and derail the global recovery. Is this the time to be greedy?
Stocks were hammered Tuesday, logging their worst decline in months amid worries that the European debt crisis will spread and that Spain might be the next to need a bailout.
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With the Dow plunging more than 200 points on Tuesday, is this the start of the market correction that bears have been calling for? Alan Valdes, vice president of Kabrick Trading, and Warren Meyers, CEO of Walter J. Dowd, offered CNBC their global market outlooks.
US stocks fell sharply on Tuesday as the dollar rallied against the euro amid worries about the European debt crisis. So how should investors prepare their portfolios? Dan Fitzpatrick, president of Stock Market Mentor, shared his insights.
The Dow plunged more than 200 points Tuesday as the dollar rallied against the euro amid worries about the European debt crisis.
Markets opened lower Tuesday, with the Dow down more than 100 points, as the dollar firmed amid worries about the European debt crisis. Uri Landesman, president of Platinum Partners and Ethan Anderson, portfolio manager at Rehmann Financial discussed their outlooks.
The Dow jumped 1.3 percent Monday, its biggest gain in over two months, after some positive U.S. economic reports and details of a European financial rescue package for Greece.
Stocks advanced Monday after some positive economic reports. How much longer will the rally last? Phil Orlando, chief equity market strategist at Federated Investors and Scott Wren, senior equity strategist at Wells Fargo Advisors shared their insights.
Stocks pulled back again in late trading Friday, pushing the Dow more than 100 points lower. What should investors expect from the markets next week? Rob Morgan, chief investment strategist at Fulcrum Securities shared his insights.
The new reputational/political risk associated with the market in key stocks (BP, Goldman, Massey) is the biggest story of the week. A good example of the uncertainty in the trading community is a note sent out by Buckingham Research this afternoon regarding Goldman. It is titled: Litigation/Political Risk Too Difficult to Handicap...