Stocks closed out a volatile session on Wall Street in positive territory Thursday after a brief drop that pushed the S&P below 1600, amid caution ahead of the government's monthly jobs report and as the U.S. dollar tumbled against the Japanese yen.» Read More
With recent developments in Saudi Arabia, investors should place their bets on oil service companies, said Jerry Castellini, president and CIO of CastleArk Management.
The smart investor will wait awhile before he goes near this stock, Cramer said.
Legendary tech fund manager Dan Niles of Alpha One Capital Partners reveals three names on his radar for 2011. Are they on yours?
Small-cap stocks have outperformed the large caps this year: The Russell 2000 index is up about 20%; the S&P 500 rose almost 10%. Which is the better buy going into 2011? Jerry Jordan, portfolio manager at Jordan Opportunity Fund, and Bill McVail, portfolio manager at Turner Small Cap Growth Fund, shared their best plays.
The "Pit Boss" reveals which industry is seeing heavy call buying in midday trading.
Tech companies have been on a shopping spree, and VeriFone — with $400 million in cash — tells me they are ready to spend, spend, spend.
S&P futures dipped about 3 points following a weaker-than-expected durable goods report. The Dow & S&P are now poised to fall for the 5th straight day in a row. The S&P has not had a 5-day losing streak since the end of June/beginning of July. The major indices are all hovering at their lowest levels since the start of July. And the declines haven’t been limited to the US...
The Nasdaq is currently up significantly since the March lows of 2009, but still well below the all-time highs of 10 years ago. Does it have further room to run—and where should investors put their money? Kevin Landis, portfolio manager at The Firsthand Funds, and Richard Parower, portfolio manager at J&W Seligman, discussed their outlooks.
As we enter day two of the qualifying rounds, all major indices were down but Australia's ASX has taken the lead, followed by India's Bombay Sensex. In our poll's early voting, many of you suggested that Israel's T25 might be in contention for a medal despite a rough couple of days. Here are some stats and stocks from Israel.
It's a booyah-free zone. There goes Swifty!
When Apple's Steve Job's picked Israeli Yael Naim's "New Soul" for the Mac Air commercial, it wasn't the first time Silicon Valley connected with Israel. In fact, Israel has more companies traded on the tech heavy Nasdaq than any other country outside the United States. As Israel celebrates its 60th anniversary of statehood, here are some more facts and figures on the Israeli economy and markets...
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Stocks closed sharply higher on hopes that a government plan to stem home foreclosures would help ease the housing slump's drag on the economy and underpin profit growth.
U.S. stocks closed lower Monday as major Dow components and financials outweighed hopes for a Fed rate cut and a government plan to rescue at-risk homeowners.
VeriFone Holdings on Monday said it will restate some financial statements due to errors in accounting related to inventory, which affect the company's reported costs of revenue.
Despite last week's relief rally and a widespread belief that the Fed and the executive and legislative branches of government are working on solutions to the subprime mess, there are still Street analysts cranking out reports on the probability of a recession.
A big thank you from a USC alum; Cramer's thoughts on a possible semiconductor merger; advice on deciphering analyst coverage.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
After another record-breaking week, stocks may face some minor pullbacks before moving even higher, many market pros say. "I think there's a credible possibility that we could hit some bumps in the road in the summer, but right now we're in the perfect storm," Arthur Hogan, managing director at Jefferies, told CNBC.com.
Here is Cramer's take on Jones Soda, JPMorgan Chase, Disney and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
As the bulls and bears fight it out on Wall Street, analysts say investors would be wise to look for value beyond the fray.