Stocks sank broadly, triggered by disappointing results from Alcoa, and as a report by Goldman Sachs calling for a drop in commodity prices sent oil prices on a nosedive. Alcoa and Chevron fell, while Wal-Mart gained.
Stocks closed narrowly mixed in thin trading Monday despite a flurry of M&A activity as investors cautiously awaited the start of earnings season. Travelers gained, while Chevron fell.
Stocks traded lower in thin trading Monday amid a lack of economic news and as investors cautiously awaited the start of earnings season. Travelers rose, while Chevron fell.
The Mad Money host sees opportunities, though, in upcoming IPOs and recent M&A activity, though.
Stocks gained modestly as investors braced for the start of earnings season amid M&A activity. 3M rises, while Caterpillar falls.
Stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Wall Street ahead of earnings season, which kicks off after the bell when Alcoa releases results.
Level 3 Communications has been enhancing its services, and traders are looking for the tech stock to rise a few levels.
Stocks closed narrowly mixed with the major indices ending above key thresholds as investors focused on troubles in Egypt, shrugged off good job news, and took a breather after the market posted new multi-year highs on Tuesday. Disney rose, while Home Depot fell.
Stocks were narrowly mixed ahead of the close, but still remained within a narrow trading range, as investors focused on unrest in Egypt and took a breather after the market posted new multi-year highs on Tuesday. Disney rose, while Home Depot fell.
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Stocks closed down Thursday soon after Walt Disney released worse-than-expected results into a market already weakened by disappointing results from Cisco and a rise in the dollar as European debt troubles continued to roil currency markets. Cisco and Disney fell, Chevron rose.
Stocks declined ahead of the close Thursday, as Walt Disney released worse-than-expected results into a market already weakened by disappointing results from Cisco and a rise in the dollar as European debt troubles continued to roil currency markets. Cisco and Disney fell.
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What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, July 27.
Many stocks trading under $5 have limited analyst coverage, so it's never a good sign for investors when a majority of researchers recommend dumping shares. The following 10 US stocks trade below $5 and have garnered the highest percentage of sell ratings from analysts (minimum three analysts covering the stock).
"The recent market collapse has once again rewarded the short sellers," says the head of a website that tracks daily short movements. "Short selling is back."
Cramer has one explanation of why today’s rally had its legs cut out from under it: Froth, the enemy of good investing.