GO
Loading...

Southwest Airlines Co

More

  • Earnings reports from General Electric and Bank of America are the big numbers for markets Friday, and they matter nearly as much in the foreign exchange and Treasury markets as they do in the stock market.

  • Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Chicago Bridge & Iron and Sunoco popped while Cypress Semiconductor and Baxter International dropped.

  • Dow Ends at Highest in a Year as Oil Tops $77 Thursday, 15 Oct 2009 | 5:24 PM ET

    The Dow pulled off a nearly 50-point  gain Thursday after a topsy-turvy session as the boost from oil's rally ultimately beat out disappointment in earnings from Goldman Sachs and Citigroup.

  • Stocks Slide Amid Earnings Disappointment Thursday, 15 Oct 2009 | 1:35 PM ET

    Traders applied the brakes Thursday, a day after the Dow topped 10,000, as Goldman Sachs and Citigroup proved no match for Wall Street's inflated earnings expectations.

  • Dow Pares Losses After Philly Fed Report Thursday, 15 Oct 2009 | 10:15 AM ET

    Stocks pared their losses Thursday after a third straight positive Philly Fed reading — the first time that's happened in two years.  Stocks had opened lower after disappointment in earnings from Goldman Sachs and Citigroup.

  • Futures Lower as Citi, Goldman Disappoint Thursday, 15 Oct 2009 | 7:28 AM ET

    After Wednesday's stellar market performance, stock index futures indicated a lower open for Wall Street on Thursday as investors take a breather and evaluate their next move.

  • Thursday Look Ahead: Bears Are Sheepish Wednesday, 14 Oct 2009 | 9:02 PM ET

    The Dow crossed the 10,000 level and all of sudden the bears grew quieter.

  • 2-Years Since the Market Highs Friday, 9 Oct 2009 | 9:26 AM ET

    Two years ago today, the Dow and S&P hit their all-time highs.  The Nasdaq hit its high (not an all-time high) a few weeks later. Here are some factoids on the indices and the VIX since 10/9/07.

  • How to Play the Recovery Wednesday, 16 Sep 2009 | 8:05 PM ET

    We’re almost there, Cramer says. Here’s your game plan for our all but inevitable rebound.

  • How To Play A 'Hot' MGM Mirage: Analyst Friday, 4 Sep 2009 | 12:01 PM ET

    MGM Mirage shares have risen more than 250 percent since hitting their March low, but David Katz, gaming, lodging and leisure analyst with Oppenheimer said that it's too soon to say whether the stock will keep rising.

  • Stocks Snap Four-Week Winning Streak Friday, 14 Aug 2009 | 5:22 PM ET

    Stocks skidded Friday after a disappointing report on consumer prices and as consumers' mood took a turn for the worse. The Dow finished down about 50 points on the week, snapping a four-week winning streak.That snapped the markets four-week winning streak:

  • Futures Are Lower After CPI Report Friday, 14 Aug 2009 | 9:10 AM ET

    Futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street Friday after a report showed consumer prices posted their biggest year-over-year decline since 1950.

  • Edelman: When Your Biggest Problem - Is You Thursday, 13 Aug 2009 | 10:42 AM ET
    Diversity in the workplace

    While it is great to feel needed and knowledgeable, we do a disservice to our people and to our businesses if we don’t focus specifically on making our employees 'Problem Solvers.'

  • Markets Will Stay Overbought: Strategist Tuesday, 11 Aug 2009 | 9:59 AM ET

    Mary Ann Bartels, head of technical market analysis at Bank of America Securities-Merrill Lynch, discussed what investors should be watching closely in the markets.

  • Bank of America’s CEO Ken Lewis is certainly “one of the best managers of banks” in the United States and is clearly the best person to run the company, said Richard Bove, financial strategist at Rochdale Securities.

  • Transports On the Move Monday, 10 Aug 2009 | 7:47 AM ET
    Trucks on roadway.

    The Dow Jones Transportation Average strongly outperformed the other major indices on Friday, rising 4 percent on broad strength from truckers YRC Worldwide (YRCW) and Ryder (R), railroads CSX (CSX) and Norfolk Southern (NSC), and airlines AMR (AMR) and Continental Airlines (CAL).

  • Burned by Southwest, UnitedHealth & More Friday, 7 Aug 2009 | 6:04 PM ET

    They looked like hot stocks. So how are the traders playing Southwest, UnitedHealth and more now that they’ve been burned.

  • Worst Part of a Trip May Be Booking It on the Web Tuesday, 4 Aug 2009 | 11:23 AM ET
    Beach

    If you dreaded sitting down at your computer the last time you made travel arrangements or felt frustrated by all the time and effort it took to sort through pages of results for flights and hotels, join the crowd.

  • Twittering for Profits Monday, 3 Aug 2009 | 2:31 PM ET
    Twitter

    Twitter's popularity is exploding; there are no official stats, but it has in the ballpark of 35 million users. So how can all this attention can be turned into profits? As of now the company has zero revenue.

  • This Summer's Hot Trend Continues Monday, 3 Aug 2009 | 1:56 PM ET

    The recovery trade continues today. Cyclicals are notably outperforming more defensive names once again, with the Morgan Stanley Cyclical Index is up 3 percent, while the Morgan Stanley Consumer Index is up just 0.75 percent. This extends the recent trend that has taken place during the current summer rally.