Big declines in Apple and IBM shares could sour stocks Tuesday, as traders watch for earnings from Bank of America and other big names, like Goldman Sachs, Coca-Cola and Johnson and Johnson.
Although quantitative easing by the Fed would boost stock prices, investors fear that the economy needs government intervention. To play it safe, here are 10 large-cap stocks that rank as analysts' favorite picks within their sectors—and 30 more top-ranked names in those sectors. ...A report from TheStreet.
Stocks ended modestly higher for the first trading session of the fourth quarter despite a volatile start as investors digested a spate of economic reports giving conflicting accounts of the U.S. economy's health. JP Morgan and Bank of America rose.
Stocks held gains for the first trading session of the fourth quarter despite a volatile start as investors digested a spate of economic reports giving conflicting accounts of the U.S. economy's health. JP Morgan and Bank of America rose.
Stocks declined after a volatile session, but ended the month with the best September results in 71 years. American Express and Caterpillar fell.
Stocks declined as the session end neared as quarter-end rebalancing, and profit-taking, caused the markets to waver despite positive economic news. American Express and Caterpillar fell.
Dividend seekers should look to firms that focus on growth, rather than merely offering high yields, said Jeff Krumpelman, dividend growth portfolio manager at Hilliard Lyons Capital Management, and Doug MacKay, CIO of Broadleaf Partners. They shared their best plays.
Like it has so many times before, at these levels will the S&P soon turn lower? Maybe not!
With the S&P climbing about 5% in only 3 days, can the bulls continue to drive this market higher?
Joe Terranova of Virtus Investment Partners is making a pitch for Occidental Petroleum. Does his trade speak to you?
As the S&P slipped to 1040 buyers entered the market on a belief that this former level of support would hold again. Should you buy too?
Subtle signs may be emerging that suggest the economy isn't so bad after all.
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Technical action in the S&P suggests stocks are like a tube of toothpaste caught in a door. It’s going to spurt out one direction or the other. But which way?
According to CNBC’s Kate Kelly, Goldman Sachs could spin off at least part of its proprietary trading operations as early as this month. Should you buy now?
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What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, July 27.
Stocks wavered on Tuesday amid revenue weakness in the latest round of earnings reports. How should investors be positioned? Barry James, president of the James Advantage Funds and Mark Eibel, director of client investment strategies at Russell Investments discussed their outlooks.
By Friday’s close the bulls were back on top, cheering recent action in both the S&P and Dow; it was their best week in a year. Where to now?
The corporate casualties of the oil spill continue to mount as Moody's Investors Service downgraded Anadarko's rating to "junk" status. Philip Weiss, senior energy analyst at Argus Research Company, discussed his insights.