Wall Street is increasingly concerned a plunge in commodity prices and the latest sales numbers from Caterpillar portend a further slowdown in China.» Read More
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...
Stocks staged a late rally Wednesday as investors shrugged off health-care weakness and bet on solid results from Apple after the bell.
Is there a floor under the market? Stocks this week are acting like there is. Forget about financials, this is the week when big industrial names are reporting, and as anticipated the guidance is cautious.
Stocks rebounded Wednesday as Caterpillar led the Dow, automakers rallied and banks posted solid gains.
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Stocks ended higher Tuesday as investors were encouraged by comments from Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner that most banks are well capitalized.
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Stocks turned mixed Tuesday as another wave of disappointing earnings news weighed on the market but tech stocks shined bright.
The markets are poised for another weak open following a big round of earnings reports this morning. The earnings picture was far from pretty too, with many companies, from large industrials to regional banks, showing continued weakness in business conditions over the past quarter.
US stock index futures turned lower ahead of the open Tuesday after key corporate earnings sounded a note of caution for investors.
Markets are bracing for a landslide of earnings news Tuesday and more focus on the Treasury's bank bailout plans.
Although down on the open this morning, the major indices are starting today with 6-week winning streaks behind them. The Dow, S&P 500 and NASDAQ are up 22.70%, 27.25%, and 29.31% over their respective runs. On a percentage basis, the indices are having their best 6-week rallies in years.
Next week you could nearly drown in data, considering the flood of earnings reports that are coming. But don’t panic, our traders will keep you afloat.
On Friday, General Electric kicks off a string of earnings reports from the industrial sector and investors will be all ears. What should you listen for?
With stocks rallying for 5 weeks in a row now, dividend yields are falling back to Earth. The average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has fallen over 25% since the rally began in early March. See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.
As we are now into the 17th month of this recession, many investors are looking forward to the breather coming from a shortened trading week. The markets will be closed for Good Friday and many others will be taking off on Thursday for the first day of Passover. But will the markets continue their rally when everyone returns to work on Monday?