McMoRan Exploration rallied on a major oil discovery in January, only to fall back to earth in the last two months. Now the bulls are back.
Already markets are looking ahead to Friday's jobs report, as better U.S. economic data put some spring into stocks Monday.
The Dow jumped 1.3 percent Monday, its biggest gain in over two months, after some positive U.S. economic reports and details of a European financial rescue package for Greece.
The massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has negatively impacted the shares of the companies involved. Will it have a direct effect on crude oil prices? Jason Gammel, managing director of research at Macquarie, and Fadel Gheit, managing director and senior analyst at Oppenheimer, offered CNBC their insights—and stock calls.
Stocks advanced on this first trading day of May after some positive economic reports and details of a European financial rescue package for Greece provided some measure of relief.
Stocks opened higher Monday after Greece was offered a bailout package of more than $145 billion by the European Union and the IMF.
US stock index futures were indicating a higher open for Wall Street Monday, after Greece was offered a bailout package of more than $145 billion by the European Union and the IMF.
Stocks shed 1.4 percent Friday, . Goldman Sachs tumbled on reports of a federal probe, prompting investors to unload bank shares. The Dow was down more than 130 points, or 1.2 percent, with 10 minutes to go on the clock.
Stocks continued to fall in the final hour as Goldman Sachs tumbled on reports of a federal probe, prompting investors to unload bank shares.
How many times have you heard me say that profits are the mother’s milk of stocks, business success, and job creation? Well, they remain the story of the day.
Stocks were lower in midday trading amid disappointing economic news, with financials and technology leading the way.
Today marks another month end as the U.S. Major Indexes are on track to their third successive month of gains with the Dow and the S&P up five April months in a row.
Europe about flat this morning, strong belief that a package for Europe will be announced Sunday or Monday
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Friday, April 30.
Stock index futures rose Friday as fears of a default in Greece subsided after officials said a rescue plan could be unveiled as early as Friday night or during the weekend.
Markets could be in store for another dose of positive U.S. economic data Friday, as the Greek debt crisis seems contained for now.
A terrific day, with 3 stocks advancing for every 1 declining, volume moderate, as we again approach the highs for the year. It's been a fairly broad advance, with particularly strength in financials and cyclicals like consumer discretionary and industrials.
Stocks rallied Thursday, led by the financials, after fears of contagion from the European debt crisis eased and U.S. jobless claims fell.
Due to CNBC’s live coverage of the Goldman Sachs hearings, Fast Money was largely pre-empted on Tuesday.
The Dow erased nearly all of its gains Monday, dragged down by the financial sector amid worries about financial reform. Caterpillar led the Dow's gainers, up more than 4 percent.