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The positive side of the weak greenback story should show up this week, as a parade of multinationals report earnings.
Stocks shot out of the gate Monday, fueled by earnings optimism, but then pulled back near the final hour of trading as investors took some profits.
The markets are higher today, with the Dow reaching within 68 points of 10,000 in this morning's trading. The Dow, which closed on Friday at a new high for 2009 at 9864.94 is currently trading near October 2008 levels, as it also managed to reach a new intraday peak for 2009 today at 9931.82.
Two and a half months away from the end of the year and the average dividend yield of the Dow 30 has continued to fall since the market lows. See how the 30 companies in the Dow compare.
Stocks recovered after a quick dip at the open, though gains were modest. Chevron led the Dow pack after saying it expects profits to improve in the third quarter. And techs got a boost from some upbeat analyst comments on chips.
Stocks recovered from a quick dip at the open. Chevron led the Dow pack after saying it expects profits to improve in the third quarter. Tech stocks gained, fueled by chips.
Stocks futures have weakened on the stronger dollar... due to Mr. Bernanke's comments that monetary policy could be tightened as a recovery takes hold.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Oct. 8.
For the second day in a row, investors barreled into stocks as a weaker dollar drove commodity prices higher.
Stocks rallied for a second day Tuesday as news that Australia has raised rates revitalized hope for the global recovery.
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After the recent sell-off, which stocks present buying opportunities and which stocks are just a problem?
Uneven economic news is spooking stocks this October, but third quarter earnings could be one factor that helps keep the market's 7-month rally intact.
If you were a stock holder, would you rather have a buyback, or a dividend? If you own Exxon Mobil, you probably want the latter.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Forget 1929, 1987 or even 2008: October is a good month for stocks. So said Jordan Kotick of Barclays Capital, who offered CNBC his market insights going into the fourth quarter.
Sam Stovall, chief investment strategist at Standard & Poor’s shared his market insights.
Both oil and gold are up since the March bottom and many say the benefits of investing in them are very similar, but which is a better buy now? Jerry Castellini, president and CIO of CastleArk Management, and Bart Melek, global commodities strategist at BMO Capital Markets, shared their insights.
Stocks fell for a second day Thursday after the Federal Reserve announced plans to start unwinding some stimulus measures and a report showed existing-home sales fell last month.
The drive for Dow 10,000 hit a bump in the road Monday as investors took a breather, sending stocks down more than half a percent at the open. Stocks remained lower after a report showed leading indicators rose for a fifth straight month.