U.S. stock index futures gained early on Wednesday, as risk appetite returned to Asian and European stock markets amid an oil rebound. » Read More
The U.S. Senate's immigration reform bill could result in the H1B visa cap jumping from 65,000 to 115,000 annually. “Morning Call” invited immigration experts to debate both sides of the issue. Ron Hira, a public policy professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology, said the H1B program -- for highly skilled workers -- has been “corrupted and needs to be repaired.” ... But Robert Hoffman, vice president of congressional and legislative affairs at Oracle, disagreed.
World champ poker player Chris Moneymaker retains his lead in Trading With The Stars--though actor Willie Garson climbed back into second. Only about $10,000 separates the two. The balance between the two will hang on Monday's (today's) performance of Moneymaker's purchase of Rio Narcea Mines and Willie's buy of Mattel. AND Johnny Bench fought his way...
It's a back and forth tug of war in Trading With The Stars between champion poker player Chris Moneymaker and actor Willie Garson--as Chris wrestles the lead back from Willie on his Krispy Kreme trade. This is turning into quite a "horse race" between the two--as each nudges into the lead only to be pushed back by the other. (we'll keep working on our metaphors if they keep doing this).
India's second-largest software exporter, Infosys Technologies, reported a forecast-beating 70% rise in consolidated quarterly profit as outsourcing by foreign clients surged, but predicted more modest earnings growth for this fiscal year.
It’s time to take full advantage of the three-day weekend. Eat well and get plenty of rest because next week is packed with earnings and data for ye eager market participants starting off with the Bank of Japan's monthly policy meeting.
Sun Micro, Vodafone, Six Flags and more: Cramer tells you to buy or sell.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Here is Cramer's take on Apple, Shutterfly, Tyco and many more...
Infosys Technologies reported fiscal third-quarter earnings and revenues that topped analysts' expectations, and also bumped up its outlook for the current quarter.
Stocks posted modest gains across the board--with financial, technology and energy stocks showing strength.