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Stocks opened lower Tuesday after disappointing guidance from Texas Instruments.
Who said the IPO market was dead? Not if you have a hot product.
Chemical company DuPont said on Tuesday that first-quarter profit rose 26 percent, spurred by robust demand for its biotech seed offerings and crop protection chemicals.
Existing home sales data and major earnings from McDonald's, AT&T, and Dupont, among others, will play a key role in driving stocks after Monday's slow drift in the market.
Whenever the stock market rushes full speed ahead, it is hard not to look for the big let-down. That could be the case in the week ahead... Major earnings reports, housing data, annual shareholder meetings, and Tuesday's Pennsylvania presidential primaries are what traders will be watching to see if the trend continues.
Corporate earnings put investors in a buying mood and sent the Dow soaring. What's the "Word on the Street?"
Too hot -- or still ready to rock? That's the debate around the red-hot fertilizer stocks that have been flying high as food demand and commodity prices have risen worldwide. Those stocks got a boost this week...
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The Dow rose Thursday after the semiconductor sector received an upgrade and Wal-Mart reported higher sales for March. What's the "Word on the Street?"
The Dow and S&P 500 snapped a two-day losing streak Thursday, led by technology stocks after an upgrade on the chip sector.
Stocks advanced Thursday, helped by an upgrade on the chip sector and increased forecasts from two Dow components.
Stocks opened higher Thursday after a better-than-expected report on jobless claims, and raised outlooks from Dow components DuPont and Wal-Mart.
The dollar is weak again; Band of England lowered rates, but Europe has been weak right from the open and that weakness has spilled over into our futures. Elsewhere: 1) March retail sales were again fairly sluggish...
Chemical maker DuPont raised its profit forecast Thursday, saying strong growth in its agriculture businesses and emerging markets should help offset weakness in U.S. housing and automotive markets.
Does Wednesday’s surprisingly strong ADP jobs report signal that the economy is already rebounding?
Also, a crude comeback, RIMM earnings and more on the Fed chief's testimony.
New hope that the credit crisis is nearing an end sends stocks soaring as investors say good riddance to Q1. Also, the latest on Microsoft-Yahoo, Merck and Schering and more.
Investors bid the Dow higher as the price of oil and other commodities declined. The rally caps a negative quarter for all the major averages. What's the "Word on the Street?"
The Dow, S&P and Nasdaq are just points away from breaking their monthly losing streaks at 4 straight months of losses. Here's what they would need to rally today to have their first positive month since October:
What will the stock market look like in 3 months and how should you trade it?