Largely ignored during much of last year's rally in the S&P, the stocks leading the U.S. market this year rank among its usually sleepiest components.» Read More
The Dow has traded in a “tight” 290-point range today. Sound familiar? Well, that’s what happened yesterday, too… until the last hour of trading when the markets’ volatility reappeared, especially in the last few minutes of the trading day.
Despite the stock market sell-off find out why Karen Finerman and PIMCO's Mohamed El-Erian say they're more optimistic now than they've been in a while.
Hartford Financial Services said Monday it is getting a $2.5 billion capital infusion from Allianz.
As European authorities renegotiated two bailouts this weekend, Europe is opening notably weaker today as most bourses are down about 4 percent; the UK and France hit a four-year low, France a two-year low.
Turns out Wachovia's CEO was more hero than villian. It's just that Cramer didn't know until the Wells Fargo deal was announced.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Barclays and The Hartfold popped while Apple and Penn National Gaming dropped.
Wall Street capped its worst week in seven years with a late day selloff as traders briefly celebrated the House's approval of the Wall Street bailout, then yanked their positions ahead of the weekend.
For the week ending Friday, October 3, 2008, the major U.S. Indices declined steeply on continued uncertainties over the financial bailout / rescue plan, concerns in the credit markets and more economic deterioration.
Stocks hovered around the flat line Friday afternoon after the House approved the revised $700 bailout bill for Wall Street. Apple shares recovered as did shares of Hartford and other insurers.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Intel and JPMorgan popped while The Hartford and Crocs dropped.
Investors are snapping up mortgage-backed securities, corporate bonds and Treasuries , which are offering better yields than stocks.
John Buckingham is just like the average investor -- only with the volume turned way, way up. The chief portfolio for Al Frank Asset Management finds himself owning a lot of stock caught in turbulence -- and he's looking beyond it to find finding some novel opportunities.
The state of Ohio has filed an anti-trust lawsuit accusing Marsh & McLennan, AIG and three other insurers and their subsidiaries of price fixing and other anti-competitive behavior, Attorney General Marc Dann said on Monday.
It's nearly 2007 - time for investors to begin repositioning their portfolios for the upcoming year. This morning SmartMoney Magazine took a look at where to invest during the next 12 months. On “Squawk Box,” CNBC’s Carl Quintanilla spoke with SmartMoney Senior Writer, Russell Pearlman about the magazine’s newly released investment picks.