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In today's trading session, a total of 41 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.
Last year, we received so much reader input on the difference between stupid and cool that we once again scoured the Web to find the strangest gifts out there.
Everyone on Wall Street is watching to see how the holiday season pans out. The important question for investors now is will consumers buy enough to keep the stock market going? Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at T3live.com and Mike Rubino, president of Rubino Financial shared their outlooks.
Stocks opened lower on Tuesday, after a sharp rally in the prior session. Where should investors be looking and how should they play the markets? David Spika, VP and investment strategist at WHG Funds and Bill Smead, CEO and CIO of Smead Capital Management shared their outlooks.
With so many stocks hitting 52–week highs, when should you cash out and when should you let your bet ride?
Ahead of next week's Pixi release, speculation is heating up that Palm is about to be gobbled up. How are options traders betting?
In extended trade, shares of Disney surged as much as 4% after the Mouse House topped Street forecasts. What must you know before you trade this stock on Friday?
No generation wants to engage more than Gen Y. For starters, they write over half of all online reviews. The online world is so entwined with the lives of Gen Yers I call it their second brain and third hand.
Shares have virtually tripled from a year ago. Last Friday, the stock hit a 52-week high after strong quarterly results and a bullish outlook. Looking at the numbers, Starbucks earned 24 cents per share, more than double the year-ago figure, topping the 21-cent consensus estimate. Revenue fell 3.7% to $2.42 billion, just slightly ahead of the $2.39 billion estimate.
Several employers suspended 401 (k) matches to reduce costs during the recession, but a few are beginning to reinstate them.
Th e Dow rallied to a new high for 2009 after the Group of 20 pledged to keep stimulus in place until recovery was assured.
Stocks rallied Monday, coming off their best weekly performance in a month, after the Group of 20 pledged to keep stimulus in place until recovery was assured.
Wall Street opens the new trading week coming off its best weekly performance in a month, with U.S. stock index futures pointing to a modestly positive opening Monday.
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Stocks bounced around Friday as investors juggled a disappointing jobs report and some analyst upgrades. Still, all three major indexes were on track to post gains for the week.
When consumers shut their wallets tight last year, caught in the vice grip of the financial crisis, many analysts expected that the downturn was so severe that it would make permanent changes in how consumers behaved.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Stocks bounced around Friday as investors juggled a disappointing jobs report and some analyst upgrades.
There's little doubt about what investors are focused on this morning: the October employment report, set for release at 8:30 am New York time.