Corporate earnings put investors in a buying mood and sent the Dow soaring. What's the "Word on the Street?"
Warren Buffett's railroad ride with Burlington Northern Santa Fe looks increasingly profitable lately. The stock jumped almost 5 percent today (Wednesday) to close at an all-time high of $99.30. That's a gain of almost 30 percent since Berkshire Hathaway finished up its most recent string of Burlington buys in late January.
Better-than-expected results from major banks and IBM send the market higher. Can the euphoria continue with Google on Wednesday? Also, the oil trade with Dennis Gartman and more.
Steady as she goes! Stocks retained their early gains and closed at the highs for the day. We had over 100 new highs at the NYSE, the highest numbers since November. Dow, S&P again approaching break-out range.
U.S. railroad CSX Corp reported a better-than-expected profit on Tuesday, citing strong pricing, fuel surcharges and growth in shipments of coal for export and ethanol, despite a slowdown in the automotive and housing sectors.
Intel shares gapped higher after hours on guidance, setting up for a higher market open Tuesday. Also, a breakdown of the oil trade, CSX earnings and more.
Brace yourself for some big surprises this earnings season, says Goldman Sachs analyst David Kostin. How should you trade when you’re being warned to expect the unexpected?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Coal prices have more then doubled in a year. What's behind this booming trade?
Despite recent signs of strength in stocks, the markets are still in the red for the year. To help protect your portfolio, CNBC's "Closing Bell" got advice from two 5-star fund managers, who offered their strategies -- and stock picks.
Plus, Cramer denounces claims he pumps and dumps.
It might have seemed like a boring day in the stock market, but there was plenty of action including late-breaking news on Clear Channel, the pre-earnings Oracle trade and more.
If the Dow jumped 400 points last week and then Bear Stearns went belly up, why is today's jump any different? Let Cramer explain.
Shareholders want Michael Ward out. The question is, why? Is being near the top of the S&P 500 not enough for them?
Trading was remarkably calm Monday, as investors digested the news that JPMorgan Chase & Co. is buying investment house Bear Stearns. What's the word on the Street?
Eliot Spitzer took office as New York's governor on the first day of 2007, with a record margin of victory. But his first year as governor was rocky and his reform-based platform hit early roadblocks.
What had started in US history as the means to link the east with the West, the Railroad Industry has become a critical aspect of the United States’ economy, and is one of its global competitive advantages. That trend continues as more investment is pouring into the railroad infrastructure. Here are some companies that are reaping the benefits...
Time to sort through the Fast Money in-box and answer more of your questions. Mark writes, “With oil’s big rise, how come none of the solar names followed suit?”
Everything's down this year, right? Wrong! The Dow Jones Transportation Index is up more than 2 percent -- double digits in the last several months. Thomas Wadewitz of JPMorgan has some insights.
There has never been a better time to own the financials, Cramer says.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.