U.S. stocks closed higher, recovering from the prior day's selloff, as investors eyed higher Treasury yields and looked for signs of economic growth.» Read More
Before anyone could soak in the early-year rally, a slew of big companies have issed earnings warnings to temper the enthusiasm.
Here's the thing about technology and the technology industry: pioneers and visionaries like Microsoft, Intel, Sony and so many others didn't make their fortunes focused on today and tomorrow. They're all about the future, which is particularly important in today's current economic climate.
Google? No. Microsoft? Nope. Apple! Actually, no. It's Hewlett-Packard. Find out why big money managers will be buying this stock over the rest.
Now that 2008 is just about over, here's a look at the top yielding stocks in the Dow that would make up your portfolio if you followed the popular Dogs of the Dow investment strategy.
Following are the day’s biggest winners. Find out why shares of Rohm & Haas, Tyson Foods, Alcoa and Intel all popped!
Jack Hough is so convinced that the stock market is ready to rally that he's written a book about it, Your Next Great Stock. So what's behind his enthusiasm?
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Prudential and Discover Financial Services popped while Intel and US Steel dropped.
Stocks declined Thursday as worries about General Electric's credit and the fate of the auto industry weighed on the market.
The current market environment is a value investor’s dream, according to Patrick Becker Jr., co-manager of Becker Capital Management.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Citigroup and Best Buy popped while Philip Morris and Smith & Wesson dropped.
The Dow soared higher on Tuesday after the Federal Reserve rewrote its playbook by slashing borrowing costs to a record low, even zero...
Stocks ended higher Friday after a topsy-turvy day of wondering if auto makers would get a bailout or face bankruptcy.
Following are today's biggest winners and losers, including GE, Intel, Disney and more.
Stocks declined Tuesday as more layoffs and lowered outlooks zapped the momentum out of the recent rally.
Stocks moved off their lows and turned mixed, helped by a smaller-than-expected decline in October pending-homes sales and a rally in big-cap tech shares
Santa Claus is coming to town. So say Jeffery Saut of Raymond James and wave theorist Steve Hochberg of Elliott Wave International. But, they quickly add, he won't stick around.
Stocks rallied Tuesday as investors scooped up bargains and were encouraged by news that General Electric will keep its dividend intact.
Stocks rose sharply Tuesday as investors scooped up beaten-down stocks after the prior session's selloff that saw the Dow give back 700 points.
Stocks opened higher Tuesday, clawing back some of what they lost Monday, when the Dow shed nearly 700 points.
General Electric announced that it will maintain its dividend for 2009, giving it an 8.6% yield, based on yesterday's close. See how this compares to the other 29 companies in the Dow.