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As March winds down, traders say portfolio reshuffling ahead of the end of the first quarter could mean buying for stocks and more trouble for Treasury bonds.
There are a few rays of optimism shining on Wall Street, but traders are unwilling to say it's clear skies ahead for stocks.
Don’t get caught up in the market’s swift move higher, Cramer says. Pocket your winnings while you can.
Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Home Depot and Darden Restaurants popped while Capital One and Morgan Stanley dropped.
The economy is on the mend, and stocks are healing right along with it, according to Bernie McGinn of McGinn, McKean and O'Neill. "We're a firm that believes that the economy is going to be significantly higher a year from now," he told CNBC. "The markets are starting to look past the current crisis to the recovery."
The strength of these three sectors is benefiting companies across the board.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of FedEx and Arcelor Mittal popped while Morgan Stanley and China Mobile dropped.
Stocks slid in the final hour of trading Thursday as investors were initially encouraged by efforts by Citigroup to boost capital but started cashing in some profits, particularly in sectors that have seen big runups like financials.
Thursday's Dow declines make sense, Cramer says. Here's why.
Stocks skidded Thursday as investors were encouraged by efforts by Citigroup to boost capital but started cashing in some profits, particularly in sectors that have seen big runups like financials.
Commodities, commodity stocks, and financials are up around the world on hopes that the aggressive Fed action might shorten the global downturn
Stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower opening Thursday, a characteristic pattern following the previous session's rally.
Mortgage rates are already falling as a result of the Fed's plan to add another trillion dollars of fire power to its arsenal, but traders worry the move is a poor statement on the economy.
In this Web Extra, the traders talk FedEx earnings, the latest TARP hearing, Barnes & Noble earnings and more. What's the trade?
As spring arrives in the coming week, investors will debate whether it's a time to hold out hope for the market or just expect another muddy season where bad economic news leads trading.
History is no guide for investors right now, Cramer says.
We won't find a bottom, Cramer says, until this sector and the banks rally.
The number of job cuts continued to soar in February 2009, reflecting the worsening US recession.
More companies announced layoffs this week as the employment picture continued to dim. JPMorgan Chase and Chesapeake Energy were among the latest names on Thursday to announce job cuts.
This could be the greatest comeback in corporate history: a formerly bankdrupt company that has seen customers, revenues, and profits all growing at double digits—and a stock that could soon go public through an unusual method.