If there's ever been an a earnings announcement when earnings themselves aren't important, it's Yahoo's fourth quarter.» Read More
Stocks traded narrowly mixed amid thin trading and a lack of economic news as stocks struggled to move beyond recent highs. 3M and Alcoa rose, while AmEx fell.
Stocks slumped after opening higher as the dollar rose, but trading was light at the start of a holiday week. AmEx and Boeing sank, while BofA rose.
U.S. stock index futures rose ahead of the open Monday, but trading was light at the beginning of the week before Christmas.
Many see the S&P 500 scoring double-digit gains next year, finishing at 1400 or higher, because of a better economy, better earnings, better tone from Washington, and a better case for equities versus bonds.
Whether it's restaurants, software, retail or autos, these are the quarters to watch.
Studying the list of S&P 500 that have hit their all-time high since the recovery began in July is revealing.
Both have similar-sounding names, but Cramer said only one will make you money.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Plus, why copper is not a bubble. Nor is gold.
Grab the crayons and the kids' menus, families are dining out again. Restaurant visits from families or parties with children this past summer rose after three years of declining traffic, according to market researcher NPD Group.
Darden Restaurants, the operator of LongHorn Steakhouse, Olive Garden and Red Lobster, has never been one to look for a short-term pop from using discounts to lure diners into its restaurants, but that strategy can sometimes be tough for investors to swallow. As consumers begin dining out more, Darden's competitors have been easing off the discounts, and they've been seeing a big boost in their average check. This means it's not so easy for Dardent to outshine its rivals, and Darden's shares are taking a hit as a result. Chairman and CEO Clarence Otis defends the company's peformance in the latest quarter.
As the FDA continues to take testimony over whether a genetically engineered salmon by Aqua Bounty is safe to eat, environmentally sound to raise, and whether it requires special labeling, there is a bigger question. Would anyone eat it?
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, Sept. 21.
Stocks crossed an important threshold Monday to close sharply higher, but technicians are seeing mixed signals in the recent action.
Keep your eye on these other key data points and earnings reports as well.
Stocks were mixed Friday after a report on consumer sentiment dampened recent signs of economic growth. Art Hogan, global equity product director at Jefferies, discussed his insights.
Cramer looks at four technical points that could benefit the bulls.
The former Hewlett-Packard CEO won’t do much for this also-ran stock, Cramer said.
With chatter suggesting that BlackBerry has avoided a ban in Saudi Arabia and potentially other Mideast nations, is the stock oversold?
These six stocks could rally, once one important thing happens.