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Stocks surged to two-year highs on Thursday as all the major indexes rose beyond their closing highs for the year in the wake of the Federal Reserve's decision to buy $600 billion in Treasury bonds to boost the economy and news that President Obama said he was open to extending the Bush-era tax cuts to all income levels. JPMorgan and BofA gained.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Nov. 4.
The coffeehouse chain reported earnings and sales well ahead of Wall Street expectations Thursday, sending shares of the company higher in after-hours trade.
Stocks continued to soar to new highs for the year Thursday, with banks getting a boost from news the Fed will allow "healthy" institutions to raise their dividends. BofA and JPM gain.
Stocks surged at the open Thursday and kept climbing through the morning, as the market digested the Federal Reserve's decision buy $600 billion in long-term Treasury bonds. Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services, shared his insights.
The Fed's decision to pump more money into the economy will keep the dollar under pressure and should continue to add fuel to the risk rally.
Where should investors look to make money now? John Merrill, founder and CIO of Tanglewood Wealth Management, and Nicholas Colas, chief market strategist at ConvergEx, shared their best sector plays.
OK, Chipotle doesn’t have a secret sauce, but Cramer knows the secret to its success.
NASDAQ is gaga for GAGA, and a growing number of other Chinese companies going public on the U.S. market site.
Washington State governor Christine Gregoire says her state and others are struggling—running out of money and dealing with major budget shortfalls.
It’s hard to ignore the fact that for the past three months the S&P and the greenback have traded in an almost perfect inverse relationship. Is that about to change?
You might have heard about the note from JPMorgan predicting $100 oil soon. Fast trader Steve Cortes thinks the bank missed 'this.'
Vineyard Vines co-founders Shep and Ian Murray offer their take on the two most important parts of building a successful company.
A day after Magic Johnson sold his share of the Lakers, he reportedly sold the 105 Starbucks locations he owns. This liquidation of assets for cash so close together has caused many to try and speculate what Johnson is doing.
Investors who care about the environment or believe it’s just a matter of time before the nation’s lawmakers begin to address climate change, have a growing number of green investment options.
Who knows if we would have seen that miraculous rescue of those Chilean miners if numerous companies, governments and individuals had not shared their resources, experiences and ideas. Sharing isn't just a moral thing to do - it's a necessity to survive in today's global marketplace. Three new books tackle the issue of sharing in the corporate world - its risks and its rewards.
Stocks closed higher after losing ground in the last few minutes of the session following the release of the Federal Reserve's minutes indicating the central bank would step in to stimulate the economy "before long." Bank of America and Alcoa rose, while Verizon fell.
Stocks lost ground in the last few minutes of the session, although remained higher, following the release of the Federal Reserve's minutes indicating the central bank would step in to stimulate the economy "before long."
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Stocks pared losses and turned mixed, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq moving slightly higher, as traders awaited minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting as well earnings from Intel. Verizon and Wal-Mart fell, while AmEx rose.