Stocks were slightly higher but trading in a narrow band after a batch of economic data confirmed slow growth in the U.S. economy and as traders awaited more clarity concerning a potential bailout of Ireland's banks. Merck rose, while Home Depot fell.
Stocks were trading mixed Wednesday as Ireland discusses a bailout with the EU and Britain pledged support to help the struggling country. What should equity investors do? James Moffett, portfolio manager at Scout International Fund shared his insights.
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Stocks closed substantially weaker Tuesday, although off the lows of the session, as investors focused on the European Union's efforts to address Ireland's debt troubles and inflation in China. Travelers fell, while Home Depot rose.
Stocks remained substantially weaker ahead of the close Tuesday as investors focused on the European Union's efforts to address Ireland's debt troubles and inflation in China. Travelers fell, while Home Depot rose.
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Stocks continued to plunge Tuesday as investors focused on the European Union's efforts to address Ireland's debt troubles. Alcoa sank, while Home Depot rose.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, Nov. 16.
U.S. stock index futures remained weak ahead of the open Tuesday despite Home Depot posting better-than-expected earnings. Debt concerns in periphery euro-zone countries continued to drag on investor sentiment.
Some of the tight market correlations, where asset classes move in tandem, are showing signs of cracking.
Stocks fell in the last few minutes of trading Monday to close mixed despite being higher most of the day after an upbeat retail sales report, and news that firms were beginning to spend cash on acquisitions. Caterpillar rose, Disney fell.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway was busy in the third quarter. The company's quarterly stock portfolio filing with the SEC shows that during the three months ending September 30, Berkshire added a new stake in Bank of New York Mellon, while eliminating holdings in five companies.
Stocks fell on Monday as investors recouped from last week's selloff to focus on an upbeat retail sales report, and news that firms were beginning to spend cash on acquisitions. Caterpillar rose, Disney fell.
Stocks concluded their worst week in three months last Friday—then bounced back Monday afternoon. Will the pullback continue—and is this a buying opportunity for investors? Katie Stockton, chief market technician at MKM partners, shared her insights.
Stocks rose Monday following a jump in October retail sales and a handful of M&A news. Robert Doll, chief equity strategist at BlackRock, shared his outlook.
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It's back to basics for stocks in the coming week, as traders watch incoming economic data for signs that a pattern of better news continues.
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