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U.S. stock index futures were lower ahead of the open Thursday as investors looked to the next batch of corporate earnings to give direction to the trading day.
I travel fairly regularly, and I sometimes stay at a Marriott. However, I've never noticed the following sign, which a friend sent me while staying at a Courtyard by Marriott in Paso Robles, CA.
Portfolio.com is making public for the first time the annual results of the American City Business Journals' survey which asks owners of small and medium businesses to rate 200 brands.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
The business traveler is back. While that's good news for hotel operators like Marriott International—which recently saw its same-store revenue rise for the first time in more than a year—it may be bad news for consumers, who may not see as many sweet travel deals. An interview with Marriott's president on recent business trends.
If you're reading this as a senior executive, you're probably thinking of how your company could make the list.
Stocks rallied off a lower open Thursday as news of a Greek bailout and a sharp drop in jobless claims helped calm jittery investors — and put them in the mood to take some risks. Energy and industrials were the day's best performers; Financials were the worst.
Stocks opened lower Thursday as investors shrugged off an encouraging jobless report and news of a bailout for Greece. Financials took a hit, with JPMorgan leading the Dow's decline, as investors worry that debt problems in Europe could spread
Stock futures, already in positive territory on an apparent deal to rescue Greece, added to gains on good news from the labor market.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Feb. 11
On a day where markets are rattled by sovereign debt issues, yet encouraged that a European bailout of Greece may be imminent, markets have also reacted to domestic developments.
Plus, find out why the Dow managed to close in positive territory after a near two-day sell-off.
Forget oil and gold, the Mad Money host says. Some companies are doing very well. Read on for his list of notables.
January's nonfarm payroll report was within expectations, with a loss of 20,000 jobs. The unemployment rate, which comes from a completely different survey, was 9.7 percent, a 5-month low , down from 10.0 percent, and was a bit of a puzzle.
Though it may seem counterintuitive at a time when many hotels around the country are having trouble filling their rooms, nearly 100 hotels are scheduled to open in major American cities this year.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
More consumers, businesses and universities looking to cut transportation costs are ditching car ownership for car sharing.
Intel's earnings beat should help stocks Wednesday but focus will quickly shift to J.P. Morgan's report, ahead of the opening bell.
The positive side of the weak greenback story should show up this week, as a parade of multinationals report earnings.
Stocks futures have weakened on the stronger dollar... due to Mr. Bernanke's comments that monetary policy could be tightened as a recovery takes hold.