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Stocks closed lower Wednesday after a tepid Fed report on the economy and following news that talks to come up with a euro zone debt solution between France and Germany have stalled ahead of a key EU summit this weekend.
Despite markets continually in flux, Morgan Stanley thinks there are still stocks investors can keep for the long haul. Here are its 20 top picks.
Futures shaved most of their losses Wednesday following a handful of better-than-expected economic news and after some mixed earnings reports.
The markets are likely to lean whichever way the European winds blow Wednesday.
Dell remains "very committed" to selling personal computers, Chief Executive Michael Dell told CNBC Thursday.
Hewlett-Packard has to recommit to selling personal computers to repair the damage done by its previous chairman, Jefferies & Co. senior tech analyst Peter Misek told CNBC Wednesday.
Some say big-business stars such as Oprah Winfrey, Martha Stewart, and Meg Whitman have not only broken the glass ceiling, they've made it irrelevant. Either way, they're certainty good role models.
The popular Hollywood thriller “Contagion” is a fictional account of a mysterious virus that wreaks global havoc, but there are enough real-world health threats out there to scare you.
As founder of GSI Commerce, Michael Rubin is well-known in the business community. In the sports industry? Not so much. But Rubin is about to become one of the most influential people in the sports business.
A robust — and unique — black market has sprung up for what is one of the most coveted concert tickets of the year for thousands of New Yorkers: Radiohead’s two shows at the Roseland Ballroom in Midtown Manhattan.
Amazon, Apple and Oracle should offer investors some relief from the gathering economic gloom over the next few months, say analysts, pointing to the companies' downturn-busting credentials, according to a report from TheStreet.
Meg Whitman and Ray Lane make a "very strong team" at Hewlett-Packard, but what the computer company needs is a "cogent strategy that is clearly communicated, that is executed well over time, and that the board is going to support," former HP CEO Carly Fiorina told CNBC.
Stocks closed modestly higher in a choppy session Friday as investors snapped up beaten-down sectors following the previous session's steep selloff, but ended sharply lower for the week amid ongoing worries over a global slowdown.
Bidding on blood-sucking Nicolas Cage vampire likeness keeps seller in the money.
Hewlett-Packard should've taken more time looking for a chief executive to replace Leo Apotheker, Sanford C. Bernstein analyst Tony Sacconaghi told CNBC Friday.
Hewlett-Packard’s top brass indicated Friday that the company isn't going to sell its personal computer division, despite widespread speculation to the contrary.
Futures were lower Friday after Thursday's steep sell off amid continuing worries over a global economic slowdown and as investors cautiously waited for further developments in the euro zone.
Stocks came off their worst levels, but still finished sharply lower Thursday in heavy-volume trading as a gloomy outlook from the Federal Reserve in addition to ongoing economic jitters fueled concerns of a recession.
More then 30,000 Missoni for Target items are being resold on eBay at a steep mark-up. Other items have found their way to other secondary markets such as Craig's List.
EBay drew a surge of upside option activity late yesterday as the stock climbs off its recent lows.