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Stocks pulled off a gain Wednesday, helped by a late rally, as investors bet on a recovery in some big-name techs.
Stocks wobbled Wednesday as the Treasury denied a report that it might extend TARP funds to some insurers and as earnings worries cast a shadow over the market.
Stocks opened higher Wednesday following news that the U.S. may extend TARP funds to insurers.
US stocks headed for a negative open Wednesday as earnings season got off to a weak start and hopes for a prompt economic turnaround were talked down by some experts.
Worries that weak earnings will stall the stock market's advance did just that on Tuesday, and there are few catalysts to change the tone Wednesday in what will become an increasingly quiet holiday week.
In this Web Extra the traders talk Family Dollar, Schlumberger and Constellation Brands. What's the trade?.
As the first quarter earnings season begins, a debate rages over whether stocks will be able to rally on or instead roll over on weak corporate profits and dismal economic news.
In this Web Extra, the traders game market moving events in the week ahead including the start of earnings season. What’s the trade?
Here is a breakdown of where the jobs are right now by sector. See what companies are hiring what types of jobs and in which states. Click through to see all major sectors.
This school of investing is the one thing working in this market.
Last Friday, when the Dow lost 150 points, the Gartman Letter's Dennis Gartman predicted a huge capitulation sell-off after the weekend — unless something changed. It changed. So where is he putting his money?
But are they enough?
Are some stocks trading at fire sale prices? Esteemed investor Dennis Gartman reveals which stocks should be on your radar!
Discount retailers are some of the few investments that work right now, but that doesn't include the whole group.
Amid the gloom, Birinyi Associates' Cleve Rueckert found what he sees as a bright spot in the stock market. In a note, he says growth is the place to be, based on performance of the S&P's Pure Growth Index versus the S&P Pure Value Index. Here's his list of 15 stocks in the S&P 500 that fit three key growth criteria.
Nothing like a little quality time with strategic investors Dennis Gartman. Find out how he’s trading retail and gold!
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Recessions aren't known for producing triple-digit returns, but this group has done it before.
Discounters are the Lords of Retailing in this recessionary economic realm, according to Telsey Advisory Group chief research officer Dana Telsey. "The warehouse clubs, the discounters overall...whether it's high-end or low-end, the changes in the environment are leading consumers of all income levels to want value," she told CNBC.
This stock's performed so well that Cramer's wondering whether investors should take profits or let their money ride. He asked CEO Howard Levine for an answer.