Stocks sank after the government reported a decline in factory orders and a slight rise in pending home sales, and ahead of week filled with news on jobs and earnings. Microsoft and Intel fell, JPMorgan rose.
Gold prices are conquering new highs, and investors without exposure to the precious metal may be wondering where to start. Gold stocks are a risky but potentially profitable way to buy gold. The stocks can offer as much as 3:1 leverage, but picking the right ones is tough. ...A report from TheStreet.
Headwinds appear to be gusting down Wall Street. Do the bulls have enough power to keep running?
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
The buzz at the Denver Gold Forum is decidedly bullish. The invitation only conference in the mile-high city brings together miners, investors and hedge fund managers including Victor Flores, Vice President at Paulson.
Gold prices are now within striking distance of the $1300 an ounce — marking a $300 rise, an almost 28 percent return in one year, and nearly quadruple the gains of the broader stock market. No wonder the push to own the precious metal has become so pervasive.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
Gold is trading at a record high near $1,270 an ounce as investors continued to flock to the safety of the precious metal. How should investors play the commodity? Frank Lesh, senior sales and market analyst at FuturePath Trading and Will Rhind, strategic director at ETF Securities shared their best plays.
The first thing to realize is buying gold is the same as making any other investment decision. First you have to figure out what kind of investment you are looking for: value, growth, conservative, or risk. ...A report from TheStreet.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
Stocks rebounded heading into the final hour of trading Wednesday, threatening to snap a four-day losing streak. The Dow was higher, finding firmer footing above 10,000.
Gold vs. technology—which is a better play between now and the end of the year? David Katz, CIO of Matrix Asset Advisors, and Frank Holmes, CEO and CIO of US Global Investors, shared their insights.
Stocks slipped Friday in quiet summer trading as the closing bell neared after several reports on the economy did little to improve the mood of investors and the market continued on track to record its worst week since the week ending July 2.
Stocks ended the week down sharply, with the major indexes down as much as 4 percent in the worst week for the markets since July 2. Retail drops.
U.S. stocks were lower Friday after several reports on the economy did little to change the overall picture for investors.
Stocks closed lower Thursday, continuing a losing streak amid light volume and continued worries over the state of the economy. Cisco skidded, Verizon rose.
Stocks continued a losing streak Thursday heading into the close, amid light volume and continued worries over the state of the economy triggered by the latest batch of economic data and comments from Cisco that customers are hestitant about a recovery. Cisco skidded, Verizon rose.
Stocks rose across all sectors on Monday, led by telecom, utilities and consumer staples. Paul Schatz, president of Heritage Capital and Eugene Peroni, senior vice president and portfolio manager at Advisors Asset Management discussed their market insights.
Copper quietly put in a bottom on June 7 and is now up more than 20 percent from that low. If history is any guide, the stock market should follow.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, July 28.