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There are a handful of small, actively managed mutual funds holding little more than a dozen or so stocks boasting returns above 22 percent this year. Their secret? Old-fashioned stock picking of lesser-known or undervalued companies.
In the past three months, the tide in financials has turned. The sector, which posted an 18 percent loss in 2011, has been consistently up each month this year.
Strategic investor Doug Kass is convinced the stock market is about to pull back. His advice? Make a shopping list and get ready!
The stock market “represents the best house in the financial asset neighborhood,” Omega Advisors CEO Leon Cooperman told CNBC Monday.
If you are one of those people who dismiss all the hype around Super Bowl advertising, I have one word for you: “Whassup?” Super Bowl ads aren't just noise between the action in the game, they are an important part of American culture, and Wordnik.com's Erin McKean has proof.
The Fed's decision to keep interest rates at historic lows through late 2014 signifies a game-changer for certain sectors.
Rich Repetto, Sandler O'Neill, discusses ETrade's downgrade to "hold" & lowering expectations by 24% in 2012, and the outlook for e-brokers.
Here is a look at the lowest and highest priced stocks in the S&P 500.
Last year he said the S&P would end the year where it started, and he was right. This year famed strategist Doug Kass tells us the stock market will make new all time highs in 2012!
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
U.S. stocks are down about 7 percent from their most recent high reached in late October, led to the downside by financial, material and energy companies.
The following are some of the mid-day’s biggest movers. Find out what’s going up, what’s going down and whether our traders would double down, fade or run in the other direction!
E*Trade Financial Group is saying it's not putting itself up for sale, with CNBC's Mary Thompson.
The job search portal CareerCast.com created a list of 12 jobs that look better on paper than they might be in reality. Check to see if your job is on the list!
Although he released a list of 10 favorites at the Value Investing Congress earlier in the week, top fund manager Leon Cooperman brings Fast Money an exclusive idea.
He’s said it before and on Thursday strategic investor Doug Kass said it again. Go long.
As the Aug. 2 deadline to raise the country's $14.3 trillion debt ceiling approaches, investors should expect a downgrade—although it will probably only have a minor impact, said Thomas Lee, JPMorgan's chief U.S. equity strategist.
Stocks finished lower in light-volume trading Monday as the ongoing debt ceiling debates raised concerns of a possible U.S. ratings downgrade.
Stocks slipped in the final minutes of trading to end lower Wednesday as investors took a breather following a sharp rally in the previous session and amid ongoing jitters over the debt ceiling talks and fears over the euro zone crisis.
Stocks lost some ground in the final minutes of trading Wednesday as investors took a breather following a sharp rally in the previous session and after existing home sales tumbled unexpectedly to a seven-month low.