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Just when it looked like stocks were about to break through a wall, they appear to have slipped on a road covered with oil.
The week was chock full of economic angst and M&A intrigue. But one dark constant loomed over all ... rising oil prices.
Despite big gains this week, stock averages have been hitting the top of their 200-day moving averages and are having trouble breaking through.
The rumor mill once again is churning big time in the battle between BlackBerry and iPhone, Research in Motion spacerand Apple, the Bold versus the Beautiful. And now comes word of the Thunder.
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The Dow made double digit gains Thursday as a battle to control Yahoo boosted the technology sector and a pullback in oil eased concerns about inflation. What's the "Word on the Street?"
Markets aren't stagnant today, and your portfolio shouldn't be either. To give investors an edge, CNBC asked the market experts for their best stock picks now.
After some significant gains in April, where does the market go next? And how should investors position their portfolios? Sean Clark has some answers.
The dangers of complacency were abundantly evident in the last hour. I have remarked all day that the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) was nearing its lowest level since July of last year. While this is an indication that the levels of fear are clearly dropping, it also indicates--given the real concerns with the economy--that complacency may be a bit too high.
Freddie Mac's earnings may hold the answer, Cramer says.
Stocks got off to a good start Monday with the Dow making triple digit gains for the week. What's the "Word on the Street?"
This Cramer "new tech" favorite is trading at a discount, but not for long.
Stocks started the week off higher, led by financials and technology stocks. RIMM and MBIA rose, while HP declined.
Some of the worst stocks are up Monday despite bad news. Are any of them worth buying?
Stocks started the week off higher as the dollar rose to a two-month high and oil receded. MBIA bounced despite reporting an astouding quarterly loss.
Doug MacKay, president and CIO of Broadleaf Partners, thinks he's spotted some stocks that can lift an investor's portfolio in the midst of recession and slow recovery.
It's been a wild ride for both the dollar and oil. When it comes to stocks, here's what the experts have to say about what they like now:
It's here! Or almost here. It's the new Research in Motion BlackBerry 9000 Bold, and what a bold step this is. It's been a year since RIM released an update, and during that time, just about every spotlight has turned to the iPhone from Apple with so many experts ceding the market to the upstart touch-screen wonder.
Research In Motion is launching a new high-end version of the BlackBerry aimed at its core base of business users, but it hopes the sleek device will also catch on in the broad retail market.
The relentless upward march of oil prices dominated the business headlines through the week, but there were other developments to inspire the traders, analysts, and fund managers who offered their suggestions to investors on CNBC.