Since the Dow first settled above 11,000 on May 3, 1999, it has closed above this milestone 27% of the time (780 out of the last 2,878 trading sessions, or 11+ years of trading). Here are some vital stats, including oil, gold, bonds and stocks the Dow dropped since 1999.
“Investing in America” is a concept fully endorsed by Mad Money. Cramer’s strategy? Start a position in any the following 10 names the next time you get a pullback in share price.
Well, he always cautions against “loving” stocks, as they’re just pieces of paper. But he’s definitely bullish on these two companies.
CEO Dave Cote on the secret to this company's success.
British defence company BAE Systems on Monday said it had hired advisors to sell its Platform Solutions business.
Stocks trimmed gains amid light volume in a largely upbeat week for the market and as President Barack Obama holds a press conference focused on the U.S. economy. Honeywell and Altria rose, HP fell.
Stocks ended higher for a third session a day before investors get a better glimpse of the economy's health in the August jobs report. Alcoa rose, Merck fell.
Herein are Thursday's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Honeywell popped while Abercrombie & Fitch dropped.
As the nation struggles with how to jump-start hiring in the US, one former CEO told CNBC Wednesday that a tax holiday for US-based multinationals could lead to job growth. However, experts on repatriation of profits say such breaks only rarely create jobs and the substantial amount saved by corporations on taxes usually lands in the hands of investors.
Honeywell CEO David Cote characterized his company's second quarter performance as a "rebound" on CNBC Monday, and said most sectors of the diversified U.S. manufacturer's businesses are strong.
Stocks rallied to a one-month high Friday, led by industrials, as the latest batch of earnings reports gave another shot of confidence to recovery hopes. Verizon, AmEx and GE all gained more than 3 percent.
By the end of the Friday’s session bulls were on the brink of pushing stocks into the green for the year and appeared to be picking up momentum.
Stocks rose sharply Friday, led by industrials, after investors digested through the results of the EU bank stress tests and embraced a handful of encouraging U.S. earnings reports from earlier this morning. GE jumped after the firm raised its quarterly dividend.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Friday, July 23.
U.S. stock index futures struggled to find direction ahead of the open Friday as investors waited for results from the European Union's bank stress tests and the next batch of corporate earnings.
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Stocks opened higher on Wednesday, following a rocky trading session yesterday that left the blue-chip index down 0.3 percent. How should investors be positioned? Ronald Weiner, president and CIO of RDM Financial Group and Charlie Smith, CIO of Fort Pitt Capital Group shared their market outlooks.
Stocks logged their biggest gains in over a year Monday after the EU and IMF agreed to a $1 trillion emergency-bailout package to stem the sovereign-debt crisis.