China contributes 15% to global GDP, and is a major importer from emerging markets. No wonder its meltdown is having ripple effects.» Read More
David Lutz, managing director at Stifel Nicolaus and Jim Iuorio, director at TJM Institutional Services weighed in on the best places to invest — that many investors may have overlooked.
Market Trivia Question: Which four stocks have more than doubled since the market’s current low back in March? As investors debate whether the market rally still "has legs," four Dow components have more than doubled since the Dow hit a multi-year low.
The Consumer Price Index was relatively flat last month, while the core CPI rate, excluding energy and food, rose 0.25%. The consumer price index fell 0.13% in April from a year earlier, as a decline in food and energy prices brought consumer prices down.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Dr. Pepper Snapple and Potash popped while Caterpillar and BHP Billiton dropped.
With stocks rallying for over 2 months now, dividend yields continue to fall back to Earth. The average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has fallen nearly 30% since the rally began in early March. See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.
As of yesterday, over 80% of the S&P 500 companies have reported earnings. Here's a look at which companies have had the biggest surprises so far...
In yesterday's extension of the current rally, three more Dow stocks crossed above their 200-day moving averages. There are now seven stocks on the Dow above this technical threshold.
Bold comments from Chairman Bernanke suggest a recovery is at hand. What will it look like and how should you trade?
For the last 18 months, the world has focused on fear. The economy, equity markets, and just about everything else has collapsed. It's been very difficult to think about investing with a growth mindset. Depending on who you listen to, recovery is just around the corner or perhaps a year away.
In this Web Extra you'll find the week's biggest winners and losers. Find out why Caterpillar and Wal-Mart popped while McDonald's dropped.
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All three major US indices finished the week in positive territory, helped by better-than-expected economic data on Friday. The NASDAQ Composite continued its rally, closing to the upside for the eighth straight week.
Two experts, David Lutz of Stifel Nicolaus Capital Markets, and David Kotok of Cumberland Advisors, weighed in on the best places to invest.
All major US indices end April on a positive note. The NASDAQ Composite led the gains among all three major indices, up 12.35%.
The FOMC statement was non-controversial. Two issues might have moved stocks forward: an increase in the amount of Treasuries being purchased, and a more optimistic tone on the economy.
As of yesterday, over 40% of the S&P 500 companies have reported earnings. Here's a look at which companies have had the biggest surprises so far...
Think that China may quickly bounce back from the economic downturn? You might want to think again.
Ever play “telephone” as a kid? A similar game has been popular in the markets recently.
One trend of this earnings season is late buyers swooping in to bid up shares in the final hour. If true this time around, this buying bodes well for the health of this comeback.
The Dow and S&P fell on Wednesday after Morgan Stanley revived concerns about the health of both the banking sector and the wider economy...