Investors would hope they didn't sell the 13 S&P 500 stocks that have blasted 25% higher or more since May 1. USA Today reports.» Read More
If you have a penchant for quizzes and such, Jim Cramer thinks this question could lead you to a solid stock idea.
OSI Group, a privately-held company based in Aurora, Illinois, was thrust into the spotlight this weekend when a Chinese TV station reported that one of its Shanghai plants repackaged old beef and chicken and slapped new expiration dates on them.
Move over, beef. Chicken demand is jumping as beef prices rise and health-conscious consumers gravitate toward poultry.
Thirteen stocks in the S&P 500 are targeting 60 percent rises in stock prices...but is it too ambitious? USAToday reports.
Shaking off geopolitical flare-ups for now, analysts say the S&P 500 is taking aim at the 2,000 level, and the next round of earnings news could help.
Hong Kong's Hang Seng was up 0.8 percent to 23,962.98 and Australia's S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.6 percent to 5,575.10 helped by the brisk output report by mining giant BHP Billiton.
“They are making statement about what people want to eat and, as a result, what investors should want to buy,” said Cramer.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $45.14. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $69.84 or 11.8 percent, to $659.77. Papa John's International Inc. rose$. 71 or 1.7 percent, to $41.78.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. BancorpSouth Inc.: Approximately 3,262,000 shares changed hands, a 600.1 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell $1.90 or 8.1 percent to $21.51.
*Chipotle rallies a day after results, Netflix slides. Netflix Inc, one of the market's biggest trading favorites over the past few years, reported a quarterly profit that more than doubled on Monday after the market closed. However, on Tuesday, Netflix shares fell 4.6 percent to $431.09 as the company's plans to expand in Europe were seen as eroding profits.
U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, building on gains after CPI rose in June, with sentiment also stabilized by encouraging earnings reports.
Solid earnings for a range of big companies helped nudge the stock market higher on Tuesday. The restaurant chain Chipotle Mexican Grill and the cable giant Comcast surged after reporting better results than Wall Street expected. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 61.81 points, or 0.4 percent, to close at 17,113.54.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., up $69.84 to $659.77. The commercial financing company is buying OneWest Bank in a $3.4 billion cash-and-stock deal, adding retail branches in California.
*U.S. airlines suspend flights to Israel. NEW YORK, July 22- The S&P 500 hit a record high on Tuesday as inflation data was seen keeping the Federal Reserve in an equities-friendly tone, while hopes rose for an easing of tensions in Ukraine.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Herbalife Ltd. rose 25.5 percent to $67.77. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose 11.8 percent to $659.77.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 44 or 1.0 percent, to $45.50. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $76.92 or 13.0 percent, to $666.85. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $44.21.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 40 or. 9 percent, to $45.46. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $68.90 or 11.7 percent, to $658.83. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 20 or. 5 percent, to $44.22.
*EU threatens Russia with more sanctions, but words ring hollow. NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as inflation data was seen keeping the Federal Reserve in an equities-friendly tone, while hopes rose for an easing of tensions in Ukraine.
July 22- Quarterly profit at McDonald's Corp fell more than expected after established restaurants in its struggling U.S. division turned in a third straight quarterly sales decline and results from Europe also logged a surprise drop.
NEW YORK— Solid earnings for a range of big companies helped nudge the stock market higher on Tuesday. The restaurant chain Chipotle and the cable giant Comcast surged after reporting better results than Wall Street expected. COMMENT: "The news today is pretty good," said JJ Kinahan, chief strategist at TD Ameritrade.