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The Boston Marathon bomb attacks had a fleeting impact on markets, but that could change, depending on what investigators uncover.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Tuesday, a day after major averages saw their biggest drop this year, supported by a batch of upbeat earnings results and a better-than-expected March housing report. Investors were also heartened as gold, oil, and other commodities pared back some of this week's steep declines.
The stock market was already shaky before two blasts rocked the Boston Marathon. On Tuesday, traders will be seeking answers about who was behind the attacks.
Earnings season kicks into high gear in the week ahead. Plus, at least 10 Fed speeches. How risk-averse are investors? Oh, this is going to put them to the test. Rest up.
Over the last 36 years, dividend stocks outperformed the rest of the S&P 500 by 2.5 percent annually, said in a research. Here are five dividend stock picks from TheStreet.com.
The stock market baffles investors; the "Mad Man" gets a high "Squawk" honor; and JC Penney stock hits the discount rack—all in our latest installment of "Talking Squawk."
Chatter in the market suggests a new catalyst could drive railroad stocks.
U.S. mortgage finance company Freddie Mac is suing more than a dozen banks for losses from the alleged manipulation of the benchmark interest rate known as Libor.
With railroads chugging higher, Jim Cramer recommends a novel way to harness the runaway bull.
Transporting cars and trucks is not expected to be the "engine it was last year" for CSX, CEO Michael Ward says.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Michael Ward, CSX Corporation chairman & CEO, breaks down his company's mixed fourth quarter results, as slumping coal demand and low natural gas prices continue to weigh on the sector.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
U.S. stock futures were flat Tuesday, after major averages hit multi-year highs last Friday, as investors hesitated to jump in ahead of several major earnings reports.
A flood of earnings reports, including major technology and industrial companies, could make or break the stock market’s surprise January rally in the week ahead.
Treasury Secretary nominee Jack Lew's past doesn't bode well for the business community--or, ironically, the White House.
StanChart has agreed to pay $327 million to resolve allegations that it violated U.S. sanctions against Iran, Sudan and two other countries, capping months of legal headaches for the British bank.
Every day, about 10 Kansas City Southern trains hauling everything from cars to chemicals crisscross the border between Mexico and the United States at Laredo, Texas, up from about six three years ago.
Find out what Wall Street analysts had to say about Apple, Samsung, Lowe’s and Patterson in this CNBC.com StockBlog Roundup.
While no storm is ever welcome, Sandy’s timing, along with the nor’easter Athena, couldn't be worse. With just two weeks to go until Black Friday unofficially kicks off the 2012 holiday season, retailers are awaiting final inventory shipments for the holidays.