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One of the most important economic indicators for the stock market, comes out Friday before the bell. And traders are taking their position now!
How are the Fast Money traders gaming potential movers -- into Thursday's close?
Stocks opened slightly higher on Thursday after a report showed jobless claims fell last week. Meanwhile, nonfarm productivity rose 1.6 percent in the first quarter, compared to the initial estimate of 0.8 percent and the 0.6 percent drop in the fourth quarter. Read and listen to what experts had to say…
New U.S. jobless claims fell for a third straight week last week; productivity rose 1.6 percent. What does this herald for the stock markets? Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, offered his insights to CNBC.
Stocks opened slightly higher Thursday after a report showed jobless claims fell last week but the gains were offset by the retail surprise: three-quarters of retailers reporting chain-store sales this morning missed their targets.
Investment banks are putting out almost record earnings, and investors should buy into the sector soon, said Jon Peace, European banks analyst at Nomura.
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The Dow and S&P 500 tumbled on Wednesday, halting a four-day winning streak, largely due to falling oil prices and rekindled worries about the economy.
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Stocks were two for two for June, notching another gain Thursday as investors were encouraged by the sharpest jump in pending-home sales in 7 1/2 years. But financials sat this one out following a new round of stock offerings.
JetBlue Airways plans to raise funds by selling 20 million new shares and $150 million in convertible debentures, the airline said Friday.
U.S. stocks ended up Monday and rose anew Tuesday, after pending home sales showed the biggest gain in more than seven years. What's next? Art Cashin, UBS Financial Services director of floor operations, offered CNBC his stock-market insights.
Stocks rebounded off a lower open on Tuesday after a report showed the sharpest jump in pending-home sales in 7 1/2 years.The major indexes kicked off the month with a 2-percent rally amid signs of strength from China’s manufacturing sector and relief that General Motors finally entered bankruptcy protection. Read and listen to what the pros had to say...
There is still some recovery left in this rally and investors can still make money, said Andy Hartwill, market strategist at Quasar.
Stocks retreated Tuesday after getting a boost in morning trading from the sharpest jump in pending-home sales in 7 1/2 years.
Stocks rebounded off a lower open Tuesday after a report showed the sharpest jump in pending-home sales in 7 1/2 years.
Stocks looked set to open lower Tuesday and pull back from a strong surge in the previous session.
As the financial crisis entered one of its darkest phases in October, a handful of the nation’s largest banks began holding daily telephone sessions. Murmurs were already emanating from Washington about the need for a wide-ranging regulatory overhaul, and Wall Street executives girded for a fight.
While GM is grabbing the headlines, stock traders over the weekend were talking about: The continuing strength of the China/commodity play.
Stocks rose on Friday, capping their third straight monthly advance, as energy bulls drove the stocks market higher.