Stocks Intel Corp

  • graphic_word_ofthe_street.jpg

    The S&P 500 closed higher Tuesday, with stocks recording their best month since 2002.

  • At the start of the month, General Electric was falling fast and the company that once boasted a half trillion dollar market cap, was at risk of falling out of the Top 20 biggest companies in the S&P 500.  In less than a month, that has changed significantly.

  • graphic_word_ofthe_street.jpg

    Wall Street capped a strong week on the downside Friday, with the Dow and S&P closing in negative territory.

  • Stocks capped a relatively good week with a thud Friday as investors locked in profits.

  • This battle royale is benefiting tech in a big way.

  • Stocks rallied to the finish line to make it two for two Thursday as investors were encouraged by decent demand fof a $24 billion auction of seven-year Treasury notes. The Nasdaq shot up nearly 4 percent and is now positive for the year.

  • Stocks added to an already strong session following an auction on seven-year Treasury notes that heightened a sense of economic optimism.

  • Stocks added to an already strong session following an auction on seven-year Treasury notes that heightened a sense of economic optimism.

  • Stocks ended higher Wednesday as a surge in the final minutes of trading pushed all three indexes in positive territory.

  • Stocks advanced Wednesday after a pair of better-than-expected economic numbers. New-home slaes rose more than expected and durable-goods orders unexpectedly rose, snapping a six-month slide.

  • Stocks ended a choppy session sharply lower Tuesday as investors regrouped after the prior session's blockbuster rally.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of JPMorgan and CME Group popped while H&R Block and Harris Corp dropped.

  • graphic_word_ofthe_street.jpg

    U.S. stocks surged around 7 percent on Monday after the Obama administration detailed a plan to purge toxic assets from bank balance sheets...

  • Stocks rocketed higher Monday as investors cheered details of the government plan to mop up toxic assets from banks' balance sheets.

  • Stocks shot out of the gate Monday as investors cheered details of the government plan to mop up toxic assets from banks' balance sheets and after a better-than-expected housing report.

  • US stock index futures pointed to a higher open for Wall Street Monday as investors were eager for details of a plan to buy toxic assets by the government.

  • Even in this anemic market, it appears the urge to merge is alive and well.

  • After a rocky start, stocks barreled higher Tuesday fueled by a surge in techs and a report that showed new home construction unexpectedly jumped in February.  Even banks posted strong gains.

  • Jeffrey Saut of Raymond James says there's a chance that we've seen the bottom of this market, and he's got some selections for investors as stocks improve.

  • Stocks struggled to hold gains Tuesday as investors were encouraged by a report that showed new home construction unexpectedly jumped in February but banks wobbled.