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U.S. stock futures were under pressure this morning, after Wall Street logged its first positive week of 2016.
Marc Harris, RBC's Head of research, explains three themes investors should watch this year and the best companies poised for returns.
With a 135 percent rally, one could say that the stock has gone postal.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian bought shares of Charles Schwab on Wednesday after spotting unusual activity in the options market.
Jim Cramer gets to the bottom of why the averages aren't doing that badly but the market feels bad anyway.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Monday: Boeing, Pfizer, Xerox & more.
*DuPont, Dow Chemical fall; materials only losing sector. Concerns about high-yield bonds, oil price swings and the Fed made for a skittish market, said Peter Costa, president of Empire Executions Inc.. Traders see an 83- percent chance that the Fed will lift rates by 25 basis points, according to the CME Group's FedWatch program.
*Jarden shares trade well below $60/ share offer. Dec 14- Newell Rubbermaid Inc, known for its food containers, agreed to buy Sunbeam and Coleman products maker Jarden Corp for more than $15 billion in a deal that will give it more leverage with retailers such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc.. Reuters reported in October that Wal-Mart, which provides nearly 13 percent of...
Newell Rubbermaid, the maker of Sharpie markers and Parker pens, said it would buy Jarden for $13.22 billion.
*DuPont, Dow Chemical fall after deal to merge. *Trina Solar surges after go-private proposal. *Apple, GoPro fall after price target cuts.
The merger between Newell Rubbermaid and Jarden — which could lead to a $16 billion consumer goods company — is good, says Jim Cramer.
*Dupont, Dow Chemical fall after deal to merge. *Trina Solar surges after go-private proposal. The S&P energy sector was down 0.95 percent on Monday, with crude staying firmly below $40 a barrel, amid mounting fears of a worsening supply glut as OPEC and non- OPEC producers war over prices.
Jon Najarian, who nailed the Jarden-Newell Rubbermaid buyout, bought shares of these stocks after spotting unusual activity in the options market.
*Dupont, Dow Chemical fall after deal to merge. *Trina Solar surges after go-private proposal. "Stocks are relatively quiet this morning, which is somewhat normal, after last week's shellacking," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New York.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Stock futures turned negative this morning after being up strongly, as crude falls sharply to under $34 a barrel.
*China's economic data over the weekend showed factory output in November grew to a five-month high, suggesting stimulus measures from Beijing may have put a floor under a fragile economy. *Dupont shares were down 1.2 percent at $69.60 in premarket trading after the company agreed on Friday to merge with Dow Chemical in a $130 billion deal.
Dec 14- Newell Rubbermaid Inc, the maker of Sharpie markers and Parker pens, said it would buy Jarden Corp, which makes Sunbeam kitchen appliances and Coleman outdoor gear, for $13.22 billion. Jarden shareholders will receive $21 in cash and 0.862 Newell shares for each share held, the companies said on Monday. This implies an offer of $60 per share, a 14 percent...
Dec 14- Newell Rubbermaid Inc, the maker of Sharpie markers and Parker pens, said it would buy Jarden Corp, which makes Sunbeam kitchen appliances and Coleman outdoor gear, to create a consumer products company with revenue of $16 billion.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is unearthing some diamonds in the rough amid a pile of negativity in the market.