Yesterday we passed the earnings season midpoint and now ~60% of the S&P 500 companies have reported earnings. Here's a look at which companies have had the biggest surprises so far...
Futures pointed to a positive open for Wall Street on Thursday ahead of the all-important U.S. third-quarter gross domestic product data.
The Dow fell 119.48 yesterday or 1.2% and many are talking about a correction in the markets that may be underway. That hardly compares to the events that took place 80 years ago today.
Economists forecast the GDP number to show growth anywhere from just under 3 percent to as high as 4 percent - the first positive growth for the U.S. economy since second quarter, 2008.
On the Halftime Report Brian Kelly of Kanundrum revealed that he’s watching a tech name as his market ‘tell.’ Which stock is he's following and why?
Stocks tumbled on Wednesday in a broad sell-off, sending the benchmark S&P 500 lower for a fourth straight day, erasing October gains.
Stocks fell on Wednesday, despite positive economic data and some good earnings news, as investors worried about the recovery dragged on the market. Ted Parrish, co-portfolio manager at Henssler Equity Fund told investors what to expect from this point.
The floor under stocks feels a bit shaky, and the market could give way to more profit taking this week.
Markets opened slightly higher on Tuesday after encouraging reports on housing, earnings, and as the U.S. dollar retreated. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his insights.
Both the Dow and S&P closed lower on Monday as investors ditched natural resource names after commodity shares succumbed to pressure from the higher U.S. dollar.
Obama officials and House Democrats are no longer considering having financial firms pre-pay into a fund to help cover the costs of winding down too-big-too-fail financial firms, a source said.
The Fed would play less of a role in handling firms that pose a systemic risk to the economy, giving more authority to a council composed of several regulatory agencies
The Capmark Financial Group, the big commercial real estate finance company cobbled together from pieces of GMAC, may file for bankruptcy as soon as this weekend, a person briefed on the matter told DealBook on Saturday.
Despite what you’ve heard, the public option might not be off the table after all.
Stocks slipped on Friday with the Dow closing below the psychologically important 10,000 mark after a stronger dollar hit commodity prices and dragged down the energy names.
A cursory look at quarterly earnings suggests corporate America is regaining its foothold. But a look at the stock market's reaction indicates otherwise.
Stocks surrendered earlier earnings-fueled gains on Friday as investors began to lock in some profits. So where should you put your investment dollars now? Brian Place, president of Place Financial Advisors, and Peter Boockvar, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, discussed their market outlooks.
Is Friday's sell-off simply profit taking or are we heading into a period of weakness? What's your market 'tell'?
As US corporations continue to report better than expected earnings for Q3, it's hard not to be upbeat and positive on the outlook for the stock market.
Kenneth R. Feinberg may succeed in trimming back executive pay, but only shareholders can curtail greed in the corner offices, reports the NYT.