Stocks accelerated their selloff to finish near session lows in light, choppy trading Friday as investors were reluctant to remain in the market ahead of a weekend, amid worries over a global recession in addition to the ongoing euro zone jitters.
Weekly jobless claims and consumer inflation data will catch the attention of markets Thursday, as investors continue to assess the damage done in last week's market storm.
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Investors have looked for signs of a credit bubble in Brazil in recent months, putting pressure on the country’s financials, though that could now be changing.
It was a good tax season for Intuit, as it put more money into the pockets of consumers and small businesses through electronic filing, Chief Executive Brad Smith told CNBC Friday.
Tax season has helped the company's bottom line, with Brad Smith, Intuit CEO and CNBC's Jon Fortt.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, May 19.
Steve Jobs' decision to include a new product in one of his Apple stores is the ultimate stamp of approval. Today (Tuesday), he gave that rare approval to "Square," a plug in credit-card reader from one of the co-founders of Twitter, Jack Dorsey. This could be just the boost Square needs to bring its mobile payments system to the mainstream, as the competition heats up.
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It’s human nature to procrastinate, and when it comes to tax season, most of us bring our procrastination 'A' game. Still, some excel more than others. Here are the 10 American cities with the most tax procrastinators.
Stocks ended higher Friday, climbing just before the close to cap off the third straight week of gains in the absence of major economic news or earnings.
Stocks gained Friday as investors digested the latest hike in bank reserve requirements by China’s central bank and as the G20 meeting of finance ministers began in Paris. Cisco and Caterpillar rose, while Alcoa fell.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Feb. 17.
Intuit is expected to keep growing in the consumer segment, and the buyers are following up on last week's bullish activity ahead of its earnings report tomorrow (Thursday).
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Tech stocks have been the high flyers this year, with the Nasdaq beating both the Dow and S&P 500. But going forward, watch out for stocks that might be too pricey, said Richard Davis, managing director and senior software analyst at Canaccord Genuity.
Some tax deductions are obvious but there are some things you wouldn’t believe you can deduct! If you've got the stomach to itemize, it could save you a lot of money. Check out these 12 wacky tax deductions.
Stocks closed modestly higher after rising in the last minutes of trading Friday to end relatively flat for the week. Disney and Boeing fell, while HP rose.