Pros have been saying for months that in this current market, stick with what’s working. However, with some leaders 50% higher ytd, is it time to rethink that trade?
The “Fast Money” traders weighed in on how to play the No. 6 stock in the countdown of the year’s top S&P performers: Humana.
The Fast Money Halftime Report traders report Humana stock up 63% YTD and discuss whether the company will enjoy the same success in 2012.
Shares of the health care provider surge 58 percent this year. Insight on whether the stock still has room to run, with Sarah James, Wedbush Securities health care equity research analyst.
Bob Doll, BlackRock's chief equities strategist, likes health-care and technology stocks because the S&P 500 is trading in the middle of his forecasted range.
With year's end just a month away, relative strength is one of the best tools we have to identify stocks that are likely to beat the market in 2012.
Stocks closed out the final trading day of October with a thud, finishing near session lows amid renewed concerns over the European debt crisis, but logged some record gains for the month.
The dollar is much stronger, stocks are weaker, as the Japanese have been selling yen overnight.
Futures declined Monday as the U.S. dollar shot up to a three-month high against the yen after the Japanese government intervened in the market to curb its currency's appreciation.
In our new segment the Fast pros break down the stories they’re hearing on the floor. What are the odds?
A key trait successful investors share is a list of characteristics they want in a stock. The criteria will vary, depending on the style of investing, but there specific traits a stock must have to qualify as a potential investment.
Traditionally, managed-care stocks have performed better in the fourth quarter as investors get pricing visibility for the coming year, one portfolio manager said.
Ten companies on the benchmark S&P 500 Index in the health-care and aerospace and defense industry have gained as much as 61 percent this year as the third quarter played host to a tumultuous 2011 for the stock market, reports TheStreet.com.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Stocks clawed back from session lows ahead of a crucial vote in Washington on the debt deal, but still ended lower Monday following a dismal manufacturing report in addition to renewed worries over some euro zone countries.
The key to trading today is July ISM, which comes at 10am ET. With the exception of May, it has been above 55 for a year. Unfortunately, the whisper numbers are fairly weak...with some estimates as lows as 52. Still expanding, but not very vigorously.
Futures surged Monday, after top U.S. lawmakers sealed a deal to raise the debt ceiling one day ahead of a deadline for a potential default.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Monday's Squawk on the Street.
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