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In this Web Extra, Quint Tatro goes to school on some education stocks.
As we end a rather nasty 2008 and head into a new year that doesn't hold much optimism, Jared Levy, senior market specialist at Financial Markets Education sees investment potential in education, infrastructure and energy.
You probably heard the news that the Federal Reserve reduced its federal funds rate from 2 percent to 1.5 percent the morning of October 8. Now let me explain what that means for all of us, during this volatile and scary time…
As the stock market slogs through a dismal year, some investment pros think it's time to look beyond the relative safety of index funds and take a chance on specific sectors and individual stocks.
"We think equities are the asset class to be in," David Fording told CNBC. The 4-star fund manager named the star pupils in that class.
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Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Nokia and Petrobras popped while Visa and Whole Foods dropped.
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Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Amazon and Golar LNG popped while Campbell’s and Manitowoc dropped.
With Sallie Mae and other student lenders struggling to find financing amid the credit squeeze, what’s the trade as fewer students can find access to affordable loans?
Keith Wirtz thinks a smart investor ought to be learning about education stocks. He should know: The president and chief investment officer of Fifth Third Asset Management runs the firm's four-star Lifemodel Fund, which gained 9.6 percent during 2007.
US stocks followed technology shares to push higher Friday after a week of uncertainty, shaking off record-high oil, a federal probe into the nation's largest mortgage lender and another batch of disappointing earnings reports.
It's official--we are a broken record--as we talk once again about earnings when it comes to contest stocks. Earnings affected the best performers as well as the worst, showing how dominate those numbers can be when it comes to stock performance. And the hope of good earnings today put a new name on the most active list. (see below). Here ya go:
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