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Stocks finished sharply lower Wednesday, wiping out all of the previous session's gains, as growing worries over rising bond yields in Spain and Italy and fears over Greece's possible euro zone exit kept investors on edge.
If you’re looking for a stock that’s oversold, top trader Mike Murphy says look no further than Pep Boys.
Discussing the trade on 10-year Treasury yields since the charts are hitting all-time lows, and how to play Pep Boys after its proposed buyout deal with a private equity group has fallen apart, with Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital and Michael Murphy, Rosecliff Capital.
Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:
Private-equity firm The Gores Group may hit the brakes on its $15 a share buyout of Pep Boys—Manny Moe & Jack, as the auto parts and repair giant slipped to a loss in the fourth quarter of 2011, and reported weaker-than-forecast preliminary first quarter earnings on Tuesday.
Hedge funds, coming off their second-worst year in two decades, are on the rebound this year, but they’re still trailing the broader market. Here are some of their top stock picks.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Stocks cut most of their earlier losses, but still finished in negative territory Monday as ongoing worries over the euro zone debt crisis kept investors from fully jumping in.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at some recent data points that point to optimism for the macro economy.
When a company reports earnings, for a brief moment market direction becomes irrelevant. What matters are the numbers, and attempts to predict those numbers can lead to moneymaking trades, even if the overall market activity is unpredictable. With that in mind, here are five earnings trades for an uncertain market from TheStreet.
Stocks gave up all of the day's earlier gains Tuesday to close lower for a fifth straight session, after Fed chairman Ben Bernanke acknowledged the economic slowdown, but didn't imply any further monetary stimulus ahead.
Stocks remained higher in the final hour of trading Tuesday amid light volume, ahead of Fed chairman Ben Bernanke's speech on the economic outlook.
Stocks gained Tuesday amid a low-volume session, led by gains in energy, as the dollar declined to a one-month low.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
With shares of McDonald’s down about 5% over the past 3 months, how should you game this stock into – and in the wake of – earnings.
This retailer made more money last year than in the last 12 combined, so what's its CEO say is next?
Our research has uncovered a new signal that suggests better than expected results for the upcoming earnings season. Are we cusp of a major rally?
Stocks fell sharply after a late selloff Monday after a report showed consumer credit rose slightly. Industrials, financials and tech were the weakest links.
Stocks see-sawed Monday as investors were encouraged by strong German factory data but the market remained jittery.
US stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open for Wall Street Monday, reversing earlier negative tendencies, as the euro stabilized and European stocks pared some of their losses.