Apple, Citigroup and Ford are tirelessly touted by the media and fund managers. Yet, analysts favor lesser-followed companies. Here are 10 large-cap stocks, all S&P 500 members, that receive rave reviews from analysts but get little attention from investors.
Stocks rebounded after losing 1% last week as techs gained ahead of some key earnings from the sector this week. Qualcomm and Motorola rose, while Bank of America and Apple fell.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Monday, July 19.
Earnings season has hardly begun and already investors are getting a bad feeling. What's going on?
Stocks were modestly higher Monday, led by the technology sector, as investors focused ahead on upcoming earnings reports. Motorola rose more than 4 percent but Apple tumbled.
Stocks bobbed after an early pop Monday as banks and homebuilders weakened. Stocks has started the day higher after a report showed U.S. firms have increased their hiring plans.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street Monday, signaling a slight recovery from Friday's end-of-the-week selloff, despite a debt downgrade for Irish debt and concerns over Hungarian funding.
With the fate of deepwater drilling triggering fights, court rulings and new moratoriums is it just too dangerous to play energy?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
If you can't turn to Treasuries for yield where can you find it? Scott Nations of NationShares has an idea.
Cantor Fitzgerald's Mike Khouw breaks down how to play the oil space with HAL.
The Louisiana judge who struck down the Obama administration's six-month ban on deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico has reported extensive investments in the oil and gas industry, according to financial disclosure reports. He's also a new member of a secret national security court.
Troll through Judge Martin L.C. Feldman's 22-page ruling, which blocked the offshore drilling moratorium imposed by the Obama administration, and you can hear the voice of a man clearly exasperated by the logic of those who have argued for the moratorium...
The corporate casualties of the oil spill continue to mount as Moody's Investors Service downgraded Anadarko's rating to "junk" status. Philip Weiss, senior energy analyst at Argus Research Company, discussed his insights.
Stocks powered their way higher on Friday with both the Dow and the S&P 500 closing higher for the day and for the week. How should you be positioned now?
Carl-Henric Svanberg got a summons to the White House to answer President Obama’s questions about the spill. The NYT reports.
The Dow ended lower Monday, giving up earlier gains, as the euro retreated after Moody's downgraded its debt rating on Greece to junk status. Materials and financials were the biggest decliners.
Stocks trimmed some of their gains in mid-afternoon trading Monday after Moody's downgraded its debt rating on Greece.
Stocks rose Monday as strong euro-zone industrial data helped assuage worries about the debt crisis. Techs and industrials led the advance.
After Thursday's big rally on Wall Street, markets on Friday will turn their focus to retail sales and consumer sentiment data.