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The Dow industrials wobbled Thursday as a rise in jobless claims rattled a few cages ahead of tomorrow's jobs report and ExxonMobil's $10.9 billion quarterly profit was -- wait for it -- a disappointment. The Nasdaq moved solidly higher, however, as big-name tech stocks continued to draw interest.
Retailer Home Depot, which has been battered by the slumping U.S. housing market, Thursday said it plans to close 15 underperforming stores and said it will curb future store openings.
You’ve probably heard the expression, sell in May and go away! But if you do it this year, could you end up missing the best stock market summer party, ever?
Wall Street has been busy figuring out where and when consumers will spend their rebate checks, even as the latest consumer sentiment numbers show U.S. consumers are more distressed than they've been since 1982.
Retail companies are disclosing less data, and some investors are crying foul.
In Tuesday’s Web Extra the trader reveal how to play US Bancorp as well as Home Depot.
General Electric stunned the Street with an unexpected drop in quarterly profit. What's the "Word on the Street?"
With good news from Walmart and Goldman CEO Blankfein saying we are closer to the end of the current financial crisis than the beginning, the markets are rallying. Is Blankfein right or is it the calm before the storm?
Opposition from the White House isn’t going to stop the $25 billion Housing Bill from passing the Senate. Here’s how to trade it.
Companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 index bought a record $589 billion of their own stock in 2007 as they looked for ways to spend their cash hoards, S&P said Monday.
Both Wal-Mart and Home Depot are breaking out ahead of sales data next week. What's the trade here?
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Does Wednesday’s surprisingly strong ADP jobs report signal that the economy is already rebounding?
Stocks finished slight lower Wednesday as the financial-driven rally that kicked off the quarter Tuesday lost steam. Energy, retail and chips finished mostly higher.
Stocks wobbled at the open Wednesday as the market looked to Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, testifying on Capitol Hill today and tomorrow, for direction.
New hope that the credit crisis is nearing an end sends stocks soaring as investors say good riddance to Q1. Also, the latest on Microsoft-Yahoo, Merck and Schering and more.
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With six trading days left in a volatile – and historic – quarter, one question looms: can the current rally continue or are we headed back to square one?
It’s the time of the day for the shorts to press their case. Remember, sell the rally is the only consistent trading methodology that has worked in the past six months. It’s natural we should see some pressure today.
Break out the spandex, the high waisted pants with big belts and the big jewelry--but keep the spiral perms please. Not since the betamax-vhs battles of the 1980s have the tech and entertainment wars over video format been this heated.