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While the historic health care vote dominated headlines, we are seeing weakness this morning out of Asia, where India's Sensex Index dropped 1 percent in response to Friday's quarter point rate hike. There's also weakness in Europe, as Greece is down another 3.2 percent on uncertainty about what, if any, support Greece may get with its debt crisis...
There are a few warnings signs materializing this morning ... We've had two days of weakness in energy stocks. Traders note that energy stocks have outperformed the commodities dramatically over the last few months. The dollar strength is also pressuring commodities. Still, the market has advanced this week on numerous positives...
The Dow rose for an eighth straight day, ending near session highs after a late rally. Industrials led the way, with Boeing and 3M at the top of the Dow.
Find out why even the most bullish traders are getting nervous about this market!
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, March 18
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
The Dow pared its gains Thursday as the dollar advanced amid renewed concerns about Greece.
S&P Futures little changed as the February Consumer Price Index (CPI) showed virtually no inflation pressure. And: As the S&P 500 hit another new high yesterday, traders were passing around lots of technical charts, in particular noting that the Relative Strength Index (RSI) is in unusally overbought territory.
The Dow advanced Thursday after beats on both Philly Fed and jobless claims and as the CPI report showed inflation was essentially non-existent. FedEx shares tumbled.
Stock index futures pointed to a lower opening, as renewed worries about European Union support for Greece took bank stocks and major indexes across the pond lower.
The quadruple witching expiration of futures and options should give stocks a lift into Friday, while markets tune in to a handful of economic data, including jobless claims and CPI.
The Dow hit a 7-day winning streak and closed at a new 2010 high on Wednesday. Are investors getting comfortable with this market or complacent?
With economic bellwether FedEx reporting earnings this week, how can you use options to game the move?
FedEx gives investors a clear insight into how the U.S. economy is going to perform and its chart is saying that a double dip recession is inevitable, Robin Griffiths, technical strategist from Cazenove Capital, told CNBC Monday.
Stocks may have a hard time finding traction ahead of the Fed's Tuesday meeting, but the trend for the market is clearly higher, strategists say.
Plus, watch for two other important data points and a number of key earnings reports next week.
Considering CBS sold out its Super Bowl commercial time, with some of the 30 second slots costing more than $3 million, is big media back?
Despite the pullback in the adverting dollars and marketer’s shift from traditional media to the Internet, companies are still clamoring to shell out millions for a 30-second Super Bowl spot.
United Parcel Service, the world's largest package delivery company, is scheduled to report fourth-quarter results before the opening bell on Tuesday, February 2. Here is a look at how UPS shares traded during the most recent earnings reports.
CBS has sold all the advertising spots for the television broadcast of the National Football League's Super Bowl championship game this coming Sunday, the television network said Monday