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Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday.
Market expectations are running so high for the European Central Bank’s meeting Thursday, that it can only disappoint.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street on Thursday as investors who continued to fret about a slowdown in economic growth were left uneasy after the minutes of the June 20 meeting of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate setting committee showed no appetite among committee members for a resumption of quantitative easing.
Stocks finished slightly lower Thursday but staged an impressive comeback in the last half-hour of trading following reports that Germany's Angela Merkel has canceled the EU summit's press conference tonight, giving hope to traders that the European leaders are working to form a solution to tackle the ongoing debt crisis.
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
If ever there’s been a powerful trading catalyst to reconcile, it’s Obamacare. The Supreme Court decision expected Thursday is all but certain to move stocks.
Investors will soon realize not all health-care stocks are equal as the Supreme Court prepares to decide Obamacare’s fate.
Check out which companies are making headlines after-the-bell Thursday:
Someone is looking for a big move in Cigna. The health insurer’s last earnings report missed estimates, but the company did raise full-year guidance. An even bigger catalyst is expected in June, when the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on the constitutionality of national health care.
David Cordani, Cigna president & CEO, offers insight on earnings and where health care costs are going.
Take a look at some of Thursday's morning movers:
The European Central Bank’s post-meeting briefing and U.S. economic data will occupy markets Thursday as traders await Friday’s April employment report.
Take a look at some of Friday’s morning movers:
Stocks finished mixed Thursday, recovering from a 1 percent decline across the board earlier in the session, but gains were limited as investors remained on edge amid ongoing weakness overseas.
HMO stocks are strong today after three days of hearings on the constitutionality of President Obama's healthcare plan in the Supreme Court.
Here are seven health-care providers that could be impacted by the Supreme Court’s decision on health-care reform and their prospects.
Health care stocks spent much of 2012 inching higher, and are currently the sixth best performing sector in the S&P 500, up 7 percent.
From the entire S&P 500, which stocks are analysts expecting to have the biggest pops? Find out!
The Brookings Institution analyzed the financial data of the world’s largest metropolitan areas and uncovered some interesting findings. Check out which cities were the most productive.
David Cordani, Cigna CEO & president, explains why Cigna and its competitors should join forces to help fight childhood obesity.