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Take a look at some of Thursday morning's early movers.
It truly was a stock picker’s market in 2011, with components of the Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index almost split down the middle exactly by performance.
You can usually find attractive stocks in the laggards of a given year. That's not the case in 2011.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
We got a 3% rally in the Dow. We have speculative names like Wynn, Salesforce.com, and Priceline.com surging.
Some people start one company after the next, driven by creative energy, salesmanship and a a strong sense of independence. Not all of the companies succeed, but their founders usually do.
The S&P 500 is expected to post earnings growth of 14.23 percent for the third quarter of 2011, according to S&P Capital IQ Consensus Earnings Report.
Energy, technology and health care stocks are expected to perform best over the next six months, according to Charles Schwab’s most recent semi-annual study of more than 900 independent registered investment advisors.
With data from Thomson Reuters, CNBC.com took a look at which stocks in the S&P 500 have average consensus estimates farthest above their stock prices.
The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), the stock market’s gauge of investors’ fears soared 35% yesterday and closed above 31 to its highest level in more than a year or since July 1, 2010. We are definitely observing some wild times on Wall St amidst new economic worries worldwide. Here is a useful tool to help measure the volatility, and risk, of individual stocks: Beta.
CNBC.com ran a screen of the S&P 500 looking for stocks with dividend yields greater than 2.5 percent, positive EPS and Revenue figures in the last two consecutive quarters, and are trading the farthest below their 50-day moving averages.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down for the eighth consecutive day on Tuesday, posting its longest losing streak since October 10, 2008, when it fell 22 percent over an eight-day period.
Find out which of the worst performing stocks in the S&P the “Mad Money” host thinks are worth owning.
Stocks finished more than 1 percent higher across the board Tuesday, extending the previous day's rally, amid optimism over a solution for Greece's debt crisis and ahead of the quarter's end.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 1,500 displaying unusual volume in Tuesday's trading session.
Plus, Cramer's calls on Berkshire Hathaway, Corning and more.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
The Dow and S&P 500 have closed in negative territory for six consecutive weeks, posting a loss of about 5.7 percent, while the S&P has dropped 5.5 percent. Could investors benefit from the recent pullback in the market?
Each quarter near the end of the earnings season, CNBC.com publishes a list of 20 stocks in the S&P 500 trading at the greatest premiums or discounts to their analysts’ consensus target prices.
From the entire S&P 500, which stocks are analysts expecting to have the biggest pops? Find out!