U.S. stocks closed higher after the Fed kept rates unchanged and the continued recovery in oil prices encouraged investor sentiment.» Read More
Stocks dropped at the open, crushed by a wave of disappointing earnings reports both after the close Monday and before the bell Tuesday.
A very mixed earnings picture in the last twelve hours. Yes, AmEx, Apple, and Merck and Texas Instruments disappointed. But DuPont, Suntrust and Packaging Corp. were better than expected.
This past Saturday marked the one-year anniversary of the Dow Industrials’ first close above 14,000. Needless to say, it has been quite a ride for the Dow since it first reached that milestone; the Dow continued to establish new all-time highs into October before falling to 2-year lows this month.
To give investors an edge on a day when the Dow seems to be maintaining its footing, CNBC asked the experts for their best trades now.
Looking for the next big stocks? Jay Bowen says you should seek out companies that'd benefit from falling raw materials and oil prices.
Another issue weighing on financials is the gradual realization that the government is dead serious about additional regulation, particularly of brokerage firms. Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, speaking at an FDIC forum, argued that the Fed should have broader power to monitor the financial system.
The Dow closed lower on Tuesday with stocks slipping on concerns about the economy after consumer confidence fell to a 16-year low. What's the "Word on the Street?"
With the price of corn shooting up 11% in the last week, can ag stocks continue their strong run?
With the CPI numbers coming in higher than expected and consumer sentiment coming in lower than expected, why are the markets up today? Maybe Friday the 13th has something to do with it...
Stocks tumbled Wednesday as oil's resurgence lit the fuse of inflation fears, pushing the Dow to a three-month low. Oil jumped about $5 a barrel, settling at $136.38. Financials were the hardest hit.
Stocks fell sharply as oil's resurgence fanned inflation fears and a downgrade on Alcoa dragged on the Dow. Oil jumped about $6.
From the farm fields of North Dakota to the canyons of Wall Street our favorite farmer Roger Neshem comes to Fast Money to reveal his down home insights on the grains trade.
CEOs on the frontlines of America's oil crisis discuss the effects soaring gasoline prices are having on their businesses and their customers.
On Wednesday a sharp gain in U.S. business investment offset renewed credit market jitters and oil rebounded to over $131 a barrel. What's the "Word on the Street?"
But for its renewables commitment BP really deserves due credit, as does its earnest engagement in shaping what they acknowledge is a ‘carbon-constrained world.’ That's a phrase this reporter first heard more than three years ago from Jim Rogers...
Solar stocks appear to be riding the coat tails of crude oil. Could DuPont’s lesser-known solar business lead to a bright trade?
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Some say the run is done, but Pete Najarian reveals how you can still profit from the "Great American Ag Trade."
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The relentless upward march of oil prices dominated the business headlines through the week, but there were other developments to inspire the traders, analysts, and fund managers who offered their suggestions to investors on CNBC.