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Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Starbucks and Chipotle popped while Qualcomm and Ebay dropped.
Stocks pulled off a gain Thursday as comments from a European official offered some relief on the Greece front. Consumer-discretionary stocks were the day's best performer, along with materials and industrials.
Coffee retail giant Starbucks appears to be out of its three-year slump and focus more heavily on its global expansion in the near future, CEO Howard Schultz told CNBC Thursday.
Stocks opened lower Thursday as investors shrugged off a drop in jobless claims, focusing instead on some weak corporate outlooks. Nokia and eBay tumbled.
U.S. stock index futures were lower ahead of the open Thursday as investors looked to the next batch of corporate earnings to give direction to the trading day.
Did Apple ring the bell for the top of this market? That’s the question on the Fast Money desk after a string of tech names failed to dazzle.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, April 21.
The bond markets have been garnering a lot of attention in recent months. How should investors get involved and what should they watch for? Marilyn Cohen, president of Envision Capital, shared her insights.
Cramer explains why the wrong stocks are rallying, but it's still OK.
Uncertainty surrounding Goldman Sachs will likely overshadow the positive news from dozens of major corporate earnings reports in the week ahead. Some analysts say the Goldman spacer fraud charges could be the event that will trigger a much anticipated stock market correction.
Cramer explains why Friday’s news won’t derail this market.
Forget April 15th's traditional frustrations, and enjoy some tax day freebies! Here are a few businesses trying to lighten your burden this April 15th without sending you into a lower bracket.
I sat down with Twitter COO Dick Costolo at the Ad Age Digital conference to hear about Twitter's long-awaited, much-debated ad strategy.
Finally, Twitter is unveiling its business plan, which is having ads designed to profit from the 55 million Tweets posted daily and the value of searching them.
Even in this environment of overcompensation, some executives aren’t rewarded enough.
From providing better customer service to building stronger consumer connections, the top "tweeting" companies have improved public relations and enhanced their operations.
According to Investors Intelligence, the percentage of bears out there has moved down to 19% sending this market into overbought territory. How should you be trading, now?
Without much fanfare Facebook is preparing to change the way it asks users to connect with brands and celebrities on the social networking site. Rather than asking people to "Become a Fan" of a product or personality, Facebook users will click that they "Like" the subject. The change, while subtle, strikes a different tone, and may result in more consumers engaging with brands on Facebook.
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Stocks snapped a two-day winning streak Wednesday as a downgrade on Portugal's credit rating sent the dollar higher and stocks and commodities lower.