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You can say today is "risk off" or "risk on" but the simple fact is the stock market is still being driven by risk on/risk off in general.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
Energy heavyweights and top financial regulators head to Capitol Hill on Thursday, a cornucopia of retail data sets the tone for the earnings frenzy, and Cisco searches for its turnaround. Here's what we're watching…
Terry Lundgren, CEO of Macy’s, talks to Cramer about strong first-quarter results.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, May 11.
Stocks tumbled 1 percent after three days of gains as a hike in oil and gas inventories triggered a selloff in commodities amid worries of a slowdown in global growth.
Stocks pared losses but remained sharply lower after three days of gains as commodities sank, triggered by an uptick in oil and gasoline inventories against a backdrop of worries over Greek debt and the health of China's economy.
Largely the Fast Money traders aren't terribly concerned by Wednesday's sell-off. "On the dip you can buy," says Pete Najarian. But what?
Stocks skidded amid sliding oil prices and mixed earnings results after rising the three previous sessions.
Macy's got the retail earnings season off to a strong start: $0.30, well above the $0.18 consensus. Commodities sliding. And Chinese IPOs look worse and worse.
Stock index futures continued to trade mixed Wednesday after news the nation's trade deficit widened to the biggest gap in March since last June.
With shares of Macy’s about 9% higher over the past 3 months, what should you be looking for as Macy's reports earnings on Wednesday?
Important rotation today, as major indices move up midday. While all the major indices are just shy of new highs, there are some standouts.
As retailers begin to report their first-quarter earnings later this week, this much we know: Sales were strong online. But the same trend juicing e-commerce sales—high gas and food prices—also may be forcing consumers to put the brakes on their spending, and that could make retail stocks a tough sell after the first-quarter earnings results are out.
Nothing came out of the emergency meeting of European finance ministers over the weekend. Commodities are bouncing, including silver up 4-5 percent this morning.
For better or worse, the U.S. economy is back on the top of the stock market's watch list, with the European sovereign debt crisis a close second.
The "Mad Money" host reveals his "Game Plan."
Stocks tumbled in the final hour of trading to close lower as investors took profits ahead of a key government jobs report on Friday, and as energy shares extended losses after crude oil plunged below $100.
Stocks tumbled in the final hour of trading as investors took profits ahead of a government jobs report on Friday, and as energy shares extended losses after crude oil plunged below $100.
The late timing of the Easter holiday helped retailers report April sales that outpaced analysts' estimates, however, there were some signs that consumers are facing increasing pressure from gas prices.