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J.P. Morgan analysts today though came up with some names, in a note titled "The Franchise 16 - Stocks to own beyond the market turmoil." They see these as core investments for the next 12 to 18 months.
Has panic or forced selling completely separated prices from fundamentals?
As the Dow, S&P and NASDAQ chalk up some of the biggest weekly losses ever, how does that translate to dollar terms?
These former drivers of the world economy have all but disappeared. What’s an investor to do now?
On a week with mounting anxiety over a $700 billion financial bailout plan, following regulators' decision to seize Washington Mutual in the biggest bank closure in U.S. history; the Dow, S&P and NASDAQ fell more than 2% for the week, but ended mixed on Friday.
As uncertainty in the markets intensifies, with the Dow falling 812.33 points in the last three days to its lowest level since November 2005, and the S&P 500 tumbling 95.29 to May 2005 levels, investors are increasingly seeking "safe havens" to weather the current crisis.
Pharmas, energy, information technology and industrials are still good defensive plays, Grant Bowers, portfolio manager at Franklin Templeton Investments, told "Worldwide Exchange."
There may be only a few stocks worth buying in this market, and this is one of them.
Investment banks are out, and a new breed of bank is in.
Despite all the turmoil on Wall Street, General Mills reporter a better-than-expected quarter Wednesday. Here is Cramer's interview with the CEO.
Don't let volatility scare you out of this market. There are opportunities to be had.
The Bond kings react to the Fed leaving the interest rate unchanged at 2 percent, while Morgan Stanley reports strong earnings numbers. Following are today's top videos:
Jim Huguet, president and co-CEO of Huguet Associates, said diversifying is the way to go. He sees growth opportunities in a variety of sectors despite the economic slowdown.
Are you tempted to buy into this market's weakness? Trade carefully!
Paul Hickey is founder of Bespoke Investment Group, and the strong dollar has him looking for a powerful market rally. He's come up with a list of stocks he thinks will be riding that rally.
Downsizing slowed in August but was still up from a year ago according to Challenge, Gray & Christmas. Tomorrow we will get the jobless claims numbers and on Friday we will get the latest non-farm payroll and employment numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Here is a breakdown of where the jobs are and recent trends.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of American Airlines and Prudential popped while Gilead Sciences and Chesapeake Energy dropped.
General Mills announced today that gold medal gymnast Nastia Liukin and gold medal decathlete Bryan Clay will grace its famous Wheaties boxes in a couple of weeks. It is the "Breakfast of Champions," of course, but who is eating it these days? To be honest, the only reason why I ever bought a Wheaties box is as a collector's item...
Sean Kraus, senior vice president of Provident Investment Counsel, sees opportunities in retail, healthcare and technology.
For Minneapolis and Saint Paul, the host cities for the 2008 Republican National Convention, the upcoming assembly is less about politics and more about, well, money. The rewards can be considerable. The same goes for Denver, host city for the Democratic convention.