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Stocks closed lower Tuesday, retreating from multi-year highs, led by energy and materials stocks, as investors digested a mixed bag of economic news, including disappointing retail sales in December and a spike in import prices. Exxon fell, while Verizon rose.
Stocks retreated from multi-year highs on Tuesday, led by energy and materials stocks, as investors digested a mixed bag of economic news, including disappointing retail sales in December. Exxon fell, while Verizon rose.
Hot numbers out of China and turmoil in the Middle East sent commodities higher, Tuesday. But don't fret. The Fast traders have a slew of ways to profit from inflation.
The "Mad Money" host explains why names like Apple or Netflix don't trade like other stocks.
The Fast Money pros have spotted a slew of trading opportunities in this quiet market.
Stocks ended narrowly mixed, which is how the market traded much of the session, amid light volume and little economic news. Wal-Mart fell, while Exxon Mobil rose.
Stocks turned positive in the final minutes of trading after moving in a narrow range amid very light volume for most of a session lacking in much economic news.
Plus, get Cramer's calls on Netflix and Chipotle Mexican Grill.
The bears on Netflix still call out the streaming selection as being thin at best, but that’s going to change a lot more rapidly than many on the Street believe.
Upward momentum in the stock market may be dwindling, but the chip trade remains on fire. How are the Fast traders putting money to work?
With Whitney Tilson of T2 Partners throwing in the towel on his Netflix short and Netflix hitting another new all-time high today, Lenny Brecken of Brecken Capital really may be the last short standing.
After the top hedgie said he's covering some of his short positions, the "Fast Money" traders debate whether shorting this market is a good idea.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
If Cisco is losing market share, who's getting it? Also what should you make of Whitney Tilson's decision to cover his Netflix short?
Disney's stock is trading nearly five percent higher today on news that the company's strong brands are successfully riding the advertising recovery and return of consumer spending.
Plus, get calls on the World Wide Web, retail, natural gas and more.
Coinstar shares fell over 8 percent after-hours, following the company's earnings announcement. The problem: a much weaker-than-expected outlook for the first quarter.
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.
Time Warner's stock is soaring — now up over 8 percent — on strong fourth quarter results and an upbeat outlook for 2011 that tops Wall Street expectations. Earnings per share grew 22 percent, on eight percent higher revenue, driven by higher advertising, subscriptions and content revenue, especially at its cable networks.