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US stocks looked set to give back some of their recent gains at the open Tuesday as the government’s stress test for banks threatened to reignite fears over the sector.
If Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke continues to see those "green shoots" in the economy, stocks could push higher again Tuesday.
In this Web Extra you'll find the day's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of CVS and Visa popped while Wells Fargo and Rio Tinto dropped.
Stocks bounced back from a swine flu-induced drop Monday as traders scooped up shares of drug makers and pharmacies.
Great. As if the bank stress test wasn't confusing enough, as if the auto restructuring wasn't enough uncertainty, now we have half of the trading community frantically Googling "Tamiflu" this morning. The concern is that swine flu this could create another slowdown in global travel just as we are trying to figure out a bottom. Commodities, airlines, and hotels are weak this morning.
"Stocks are cheap," says one pro. "There's opportunities out there where you can make some big scores." Finding those opportunities, though, requires some deft strategy.
Investors who missed the March rally could get a break if the April pullback in stocks continues.
Here is a breakdown of where the jobs are right now by sector. See what companies are hiring what types of jobs and in which states. Click through to see all major sectors.
Jason Pride of Haverford Investments thinks the time to get into stocks is now. "The big fundamental change that's occurred over the past year is that stocks are down significantly from where they were before. ...The deals are there."
Traders are aggressively buying calls in Omnicare ahead of its earnings report Thursday morning.
Hank Smith thinks the best time to get into the market is when it feels the absolute worst. So CNBC asked the chief investment officer of Haverford Investments, "Are we there yet?"
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Priceline.com and Sprint popped while Wells Fargo and gold dropped.
Futures are trading up as Europe is up on an oversold rally.
Stocks could see a volatile Thursday after Wednesday's relative calm with traders anxious to see if the market will pierce its lows.
In this Web Extra the traders talk earnings from Sprint, Newmont Mining, CVS and more. What's the trade?
CNBC's "Power Lunch" team asked some of the best and the brightest from America's big financial firms to list the most promising stocks. Strategists from Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Cowen & Co. and Deutsche Bank offered CNBC their stock picks.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. This drugstore chain was founded in 1963 in Lowell, Mass, and quickly spread to the Midwest adding grocery and other items. The store has continued to expand its reach, acquiring California's Longs Drug s in October. But today investors had questions this friendly pharmacist couldn't answer, as weak first quarter guidance left shareholders seeking another opinion. Who is it?
And retail while you're at it. Plus, Cramer makes the call on CVS, Medco, KB Home and more.
Rafael Resendes of the Toreador Large Cap Value Fund sees the stock market changing from a momentum-driven market to a valuation-driven one. He names a number of stocks that he feels are very well positioned.
First, from Flash News, with foreclosures and other repossessions on the rise, there is growth in one employment category: auctioneers. The Worldwide School of Auctioneering in Mason City, Iowa, (worldwide school of auctioneering? really?) says enrollment is up for its 9-day course teaching people how to talk really really fast without breathing.