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With earnings season now officially underway, investors are sifting through Alcoa earnings trying to determine what they signal for the weeks that lie ahead.
The Dow fell for the fourth day after the Federal Reserve reiterated concerns about the economic outlook at the end of its policy meeting.
Consumer discretionary stocks surged in the first half of 2009, and retail analysts Kimberly Greenberger of Citi, and Charles Grom of JPMorgan, discussed what's in store for the sector in the second half of the year.
Plus, get calls on President Obama's stimulus spending, fast food, the Paris Air Show and more.
An upbeat view on banks and higher oil prices drove both the Dow and S&P higher on Thursday.
Stocks barreled higher Tuesday as consumer confidence hit its highest level in eight months and a broker upgrade on Apple buoyed the Nasdaq.
Stocks recovered from a lower start Tuesday as consumer confidence hit its highest level in eight months and a broker upgrade on Apple buoyed the Nasdaq.
Were you caught off guard by the recent wave of selling that swept across Wall Street? It might be time for some correction protection!
Bargain hunters were driving a lunchtime rally on Thursday with sentiment buoyed by retail, technology and banks. We may be in the green but are we in the clear?
The S&P 500 and the NASDAQ are down 3 days in a row (the first time since the March 9th low); the S&P is now down 5 percent from its recent high one week ago.
A bit toppy here. S&P futures are down again this morning and are now about 39 points (4.2 percent) off our recent high on May 7th.
The S&P 500 fell on Monday as investors booked profits in financial sector with comments made by widely followed banking analyst Whitney Tilson on CNBC fueling the sell-off.
Bank stocks, weak at the open, took another turn down at 3:15 PM ET after analyst Meredith Whitney came on our air and said many of the banks were sitting on "rotting assets."
Following are Monday's “Fast & Furious” trades - the key questions into the close!
Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman said Pershing Square Capital Management's proxy fight with Target isn't about poor management at the discount retailer. Instead, it is about building a more qualified board.
Following are the “Fast & Furious” trades - hot ways to play Monday's market moving events.
The rally continues. Bulls are arguing this morning that today's data supports the current rally.
The economy is turning up, and stocks are on the rise. You wouldn’t know it, though, if you watched the news.
Plus, Cramer's favorite foods stocks and more.
Christian Andreach takes the broad view, and the first of his criteria is valuation. "What we're doing is looking for opportunities where a company's competitive position is being permanently advantaged," he told CNBC. "That is, we're seeing capacity exit certain industries, and that capacity isn't going to come back."