A thorough analysis of historical bull runs points to a long-term bull market ahead, well-known money manager Laszlo Birinyi told CNBC Tuesday.
There are two events this week that underscore why many retail analysts aren't offering a full picture of the retail industry: Apple's earnings report and LivingSocial's deal with Amazon.
The market seems to be saying that it is not sure where the growth will come from this year. December was fair, not great; now we are going up against tougher comps, and stocks are more expensive.
Chiefs of staff are not just for politicians anymore. CEOs and other high-level executives in the private sector are starting to employee these right-hand men and women. Public companies with chiefs of staff on the payroll, just to name a few, include Yahoo, AOL and Polo Ralph Lauren.
Stocks closed mixed a day after hitting multiyear highs despite positive economic news and after word the Federal Reserve didn't believe the economy had improved enough by December to alter its economic stimulus program.
Stocks gained some strength in the final hour of trading, but remained mixed after news the Federal Reserve didn't believe the economy had improved enough by December to alter its economic stimulus program. Alcoa and Walt Disney rose, while McDonald's fell.
A strong holiday turnout has the retail stocks flying, with the XRT trading near 52 week highs. But Oppenheimer Carter Worth doesn’t like everything he sees in this space.
In an uncertain economic environment, your best investment opportunities are in the stocks of solid companies with proven business models, strong balance sheets and steady profits.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Whether department stores, specialty names or apparel makers, Jim Cramer thinks the following 11 names are the best holiday retail picks.
In October last year, Laszlo Birinyi, president of Birinyi Associates, cut back on his exposure to the energy sector, selling off energy ETFs and Exxon Mobil — and the stock is down about 2 percent since then. Heading into the new year, Birinyi shared his top five picks for 2011 with CNBC.
Studying the list of S&P 500 that have hit their all-time high since the recovery began in July is revealing.
Cramer interviews Warnaco CEO Joseph Gromek.
And replace them with two of Cramer’s favorites.
Will Washington make like the Grinch and steal Christmas?
Cramer digs through apparel and food plays to help you make mad money off the Middle Kingdom.
Not that you're surprised or anything.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, Nov. 10.
Stocks finished in positive territory after wavering much of the afternoon and trading lower earlier, as the dollar rose for a third day ahead of a meeting of G20 leaders beginning Thursday. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.
Stocks wavered in mid-afternoon trading Wednesday, as the Dow slipped back into negative territory, although off the lows of the session. The dollar rose for a third day. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.