Stocks struggled — and lost — Wednesday as traders mulled a possible bailout of Greece and the Fed's exit strategy after comments from Bernanke.
Futures were pointing to a higher open Wednesday but pared gains after a report showed the US trade gap widened more than expected.
The move was about more than just Greece, Cramer says.
Despite a market selloff that appears orderly and expected, investors find themselves bracing for the worst.
Stocks closed broadly higher on optimism that help was on the way for Greece to deal with its heavy debt burden.
Plus, find out an even more powerful driver behind the markets these days.
According to a German government spokesperson reports of aid for Greece are unfounded. If there’s no bailout in the works, how should you be trading?
Stocks staged a relief rally Wednesday amid talks of a bailout for Greece and positive earnings and sales news from some key Dow components.
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Speculation that some kind of assistance to Greece is coming (even though the Greek Prime Minister says he doesn't want any assistance). EU heads of state will be meeting in Brussels on Thursday. The big question: Will Germany endorse some kind of rescue package? Also: China buying hard assets — oil and gold.
Coca-Cola reported a profit that matched analysts' forecasts Tuesday, while revenue outpaced Wall Street's sales expectations. Is the stock a buy? David Silver, equity research analyst at Wall Street Strategies, shared his analysis on the firm.
Coca-Cola signifies the kind of stock that even rapid-fire traders are turning to for refuge in this volatile market.
U.S. stock index futures are pointing to a higher open Tuesday morning, a day after a last-hour selloff pushed the Dow to its first close below 10,000 since November, and the S&P 500 to a fresh three-month closing low as well.
Coca-Cola releases its quarterly report this morning. Disney reports after the bell. CNBC is all over both announcements, but we want to know what you think. Of the two big Dow players, which is the better buy? Share your opinion by taking our poll.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, Feb. 9.
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Considering materials, energy, tech and financials are all down over 10% since January, is the selling over?
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Flush with cash despite the global economic downturn, China’s sovereign wealth fund quietly snapped up more than $9 billion worth of shares last year in some of the biggest American corporations.
With not many clear forecasts from executives to work on, analysts are taking it upon themselves to extrapolate those better than expected fourth quarter results forward.