U.S. stocks closed about 1 percent lower, despite surprisingly strong Amazon earnings, as signs of slower global growth weighed on sentiment.» Read More
The Dow rose on Wednesday as surprisingly strong data on durable goods orders soothed some concern about the sluggish economy.
The dollar rose and the Dow edged higher on Tuesday as optimism about consumer confidence overcame fresh worries about the flagging U.S. economy.
The Dow edged higher on Friday, as the continued drop in oil fueled stock market optimism. However the Fast Money traders have their eye on Goldman Sachs.
The Dow fell by triple digits on Tuesday as worries about further losses stemming from the mortgage crisis moved back into the spotlight.
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Despite good news from our parent General Electric we are again being pushed around by oil at a record price, and by Fannie and Freddie. Both are down big (about 50 percent) this morning, largely on a New York Times story that the federal government was considering placing one or both of them in a conservatorship.
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Wall Street is bracing for a big round of second-quarter earnings reports that few expect to deliver good news for the state of corporate America.
Goldman Sachs downgraded Boeing on Wednesday to “Sell.” Does that mean the aerospace trade is over?
Elsewhere, financials could not maintain even a modest two-day rally; most came down late in the day and ended on either side of fractionally positive or negative.
The Dow dipped slightly in choppy trading, just one day after a the Fed’s historic plan to pump liquidity into distressed financial markets triggered a huge rally. What's the word on the Street?
Is it time to put your tray in the upright position and bet that airlines are about to take a trip south?
Kaiser Aluminum profit beat estimates Tuesday on soaring demand for aerospace and defense products. What's the trade as airlines and governments build up their fleets around the world?
Recession. Bear market. Credit crunch. Is it better to stay out of the stock market or use the recent selloff as a buying opportunity?
JetBlue (JBLU) shares gained altitude on Tuesday, leaving sky high oil prices and February’s runway debacle back on the tarmac. The new CEO behind the turnaround turns to Fast Money for his first televised interview.
Market is dealing with several problems today: 1) Boeing down more than 3% after it delayed deliveries of its 787 Dreamliner for six months, due to problems assembling the plane. Though they say it won't materially hurt 20087 or 2008 earnings, it is still a surprise.
What more can be said about the Fed's rate cut? Did Greenspan get us into this mess? Is Bernanke caving in getting us out? Are both trying to be popular? Here's my question: is Greenspan suddenly like Britney (we thought he was so hot but now...), while Bernanke is K-Fed (a strange background ornament who suddenly looks responsible)?
Earnings and revenues only tell half the story. Knowing the yardstick by which your stock measures up to its competition is the other half. What matters to one industry might be meaningless to another.