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Stocks ended mixed as the Dow and the S&P 500 posted moderate losses, falling for a third straight session, while tech stocks lifted the Nasdaq, as investors kept their attention on the events unfolding in the Middle East. HP fell, while GE rose.
Stocks fluctuated in the final hour of the session, adding back losses even as oil prices continued to fall amid rumors involving Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. HP fell, while GE rose.
Stocks traded mixed Thursday as investors remained focused on the events in the Middle East, and shrugged off largely positive economic news. HP fell, Chevron gained.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, Feb. 23
Stocks ended lower Wednesday, extending losses from the previous session, as oil briefly crossed the $100 mark and investors continued to worry over over the political unrest in Libya.
Stocks were under pressure Wednesday, extending the previous day's sharp losses, as oil briefly crossed the $100 mark and investors remained jittery over the political unrest in Libya.
Stocks continued to slide lower for a second session Wednesday, extending the previous day's sharp losses, as investors digested a handful of weak earnings and remained jittery over the political turmoil in Libya.
Stock index futures pointed to a slight rebound for Wall Street on Wednesday after stocks tumbled in the previous session amid growing concern over the political turmoil in Libya, where Moammar Gaddafi vowed to crush the revolution.
The S&P will more than double in the next two and a half years in a best-case scenario, legendary investor Laszlo Birinyi Jr., president and founder of Birinyi Associates, told CNBC Wednesday.
A thorough analysis of historical bull runs points to a long-term bull market ahead, well-known money manager Laszlo Birinyi told CNBC Tuesday.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
The Fast Money traders are closely watching the flurry of deal making in both tech & retail. Is M&A becoming a theme in the market?
Know which stock surged more than 140% this year making it the best performing stock in the S&P? Hint: it's not a credit crisis comeback story nor is it a tech high flier.
Consumer discretionary stocks are on track to close 2010 up nearly 26 percent, followed by industrial and material stocks, rising 24 and 20 percent, respectively.
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The shorts may doubt these four companies, but Cramer thinks their run is far from over.
Herein are the market movers grabbed the attention of the "Fast Money" traders on Wednesday.
One investment research firm thinks so. With strong options activity and shares surging, the "Fast Money" team weighs in.