Stock index futures were slightly lower ahead of trading Friday, with technology shares pressured by a weak earnings report from PC maker Dell.
Stocks opened slightly lower Wednesday as investors grew jittery over a government report showing that housing starts fell sharply in October.
A smart speech by the Fed chief has given investors the green light.
In what appears to be a bet consumers will stick with discount retailers even after the economy rebounds, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway increased its Wal-Mart holdings by almost 90 percent during the summer. It added almost 18 million shares, currently worth almost $1 billion, in the third quarter.
Markets rose on Friday on solid earnings reports from Disney and JCPenney. Joseph Keating, CIO of private asset management at RBC Bank shared his market insight.
Look for low risk investments that will "let you sleep a little bit better," said Manuel Schiffres, executive editor at Kiplinger’s Personal Finance. He shared his best trades with CNBC.
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It appears that Washington is about to enact sweeping legislation that will be the greatest shift in public policy in decades. Yes, we can bemoan the lack of a completely private enterprise driven system but the reality is Big Brother is here and he's not going away. Without a doubt there will be implications for investors that need to be considered; and it's not all bad news from an investment perspective.
As things stand now, it appears November could be a big month for M&A. And pro trader Gary Kaminsky says 3 stocks should be on your radar, pronto!
As the economy soured, consumers became increasingly resourceful in order to make ends meet. However, this doesn't always mean consumers are shopping on price alone. A new study released by the Grocery Manufacturers Association, Booz & Co. and SheSpeaks looks at the factors influencing a shopper's decision to buy.
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Dividends can be a way for investors to effectively safeguard returns during volatile times. Joseph Keating, CIO of Private Asset Management at RBC Bank shared some of his best dividend picks for investors.
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The Dow shot up more than 100 points Monday after a report showed manufacturing expanded more than expected last month.
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Buy these stocks, the Mad Money host says, just in case we slip back into a recession.
The S&P 500 logged its best one-day percentage gain in three months on Thursday after GDP data showed the economy expanded at an annual rate of 3.5% in the third quarter.
Markets rose on Thursday after data showed the economy grew more than expected last quarter and jobless claims fell. How should investors be positioning their portfolios now? Dan Genter, president, CEO and CIO of RNC Genter Capital Management, and Dean Barber, founder and president of Barber Financial Group, shared their market insights.