Winds that hinted at partially reversing the oil price rout appear to be dying down. A number of experts now see 2016 as another waiting game.» Read More
Analysis shows short covering drove most of the stabilization in stocks, indicating any rally will likely lose steam due to lack of true buying.
Despite Thursday gains, the start to the year has been historically horrible.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday, including Viacom, FireEye and Chesapeake Energy.
With energy stocks trading at huge discounts and oil prices expected to rebound, portfolio managers are looking for value.
There's a strange role reversal taking place Thursday.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer takes a long look at Wall Street and finds how China, energy and a global slowdown have made this stock untouchable.
Jim Cramer lists the 14 events that must occur in order for the market to find a sustainable bottom that is safe to invest in.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer thinks these stocks could rev up even higher in 2016.
Jim Cramer sorts through the rubble of the five worst performing stocks of the S&P 500 from 2015. Could they transform?
On a bitter opening day to 2016, the three best performers were 2015's three worst performers.
As the bull market tries for a seventh year, don't count on this year's outperformers to continue their stellar gains.
*Apple weighs on Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq. Dec 31- Wall Street dropped on Thursday, leaving the S&P 500 marginally lower for a year marked by record highs as well as a major selloff. The S&P 500 hit a record high in May only to slump 11 percent over eight days in August over fears of a China- led global economic slowdown.
NEW YORK, Dec 31- The S&P 500 saw its flattest year since 2011, ending a three-year streak of double-digit returns. Netflix +134.38 Amazon.com +117.78 Activision Blizzard +92.11 Nvidia +64.39 Cablevision +54.55. Chesapeake Energy -77.01 CONSOL Energy -76.63 Southwestern Energy -73.95 Freeport-McMoRan -70.83 Fossil Group -66.99.
U.S.stocks closed lower in light volume trade Thursday, the last day of 2015, despite some stabilization in oil prices.
*All three indexes lower on the day. Dec 31- Wall Street dipped on Thursday, with the S&P 500 moving toward a flat ending to a volatile year marked by record highs as well as a major selloff. The S&P 500 hit a record high in May only to slump 11 percent over eight days in August over fears of a China- led global economic slowdown.
*Apple weighs on Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq. Dec 31- Wall Street slipped lower in thin trading on Thursday, with the S&P 500 heading for an almost flat ending to a volatile year of record highs and steep drops. "As we close out of the year, it's been a tale of two tapes, with narrow leadership holding up the major indices, while the vast majority of the market continues to...
*Apple weighs on S&P 500, Nasdaq; Boeing drags Dow. Dec 31- Wall Street was lower on Thursday, with the S&P 500 set to end the year with a small loss as energy stocks took a hit from a plunge in crude oil. "As we close out of the year, it's been a tale of two tapes, with narrow leadership holding up the major indices, while the vast majority of the market continues to underperform,"...
*S&P 500 turns negative for year. Dec 31- U.S. stock indexes were lower on Thursday morning, with the S&P 500 slipping back into negative territory for the year, as crude logged in a second year of steep losses. Shares of Chevron were off 1 percent at $89.21, while Exxon was down 0.7 percent at $77.61.
Dec 31- U.S. stock index futures were little changed in subdued trading on the last day of the year, with the S&P 500 holding on to a small gain for the year. *Wall Street closed lower on Wednesday. *Eight of the 10 worst performers on the S&P this year are energy companies, led by Chesapeake Energy, which shed nearly 78 percent of its value in 2015..
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Chesapeake Energy, Fairchild Semiconductor, Allergan & more.