Stocks closed mixed as technology companies pulled the Nasdaq and Dow higher, although investors didn't have enough conviction in the future of the economy to break out of a tight trading range. HP and Cisco rose, while Alcoa fell.
Stocks remained mixed Thursday ahead of the close as technology stocks pulled the Nasdaq higher and lifted the Dow, although Wall Street largely remained locked in a tight trading range. HP and Cisco rose, while Alcoa fell.
Experts say that unseating Japan underscores China’s clout and bolsters forecasts that China will pass the U.S. as the world’s biggest economy as early as 2030. The NYT reports.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, July 29.
According to the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association, specific absorption rate, or SAR, is "a way of measuring the quantity of radio frequency (RF) energy that is absorbed by the body." For a phone to pass FCC certification and be sold in the United States, its maximum SAR level must be less than 1.6 watts per kilogram. In Europe, the level is capped at 2 watts per kilogram while Canada allows a maximum of 1.6 watts per kilogram.
It may seem like a slow period in investment banking these days, but that's not really the case according to Michael Price, senior managing director for Evercore Partners.
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Cramer highlights another American company bucking the notion that this economy is all bad.
European companies that export their goods are sure bets for investing, two fund managers told CNBC Thursday.
Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of MGM and Siemens popped while Visa and Take Two Interactive dropped.
The BP oil disaster off the coast of Louisiana is affecting the progress of wind power as an energy alternative at the world's biggest energy conference in Dallas.
With the euro sinking to a four-year low against the dollar in volatile trade on Monday, is it time for investors to abandon their European investments? Jim Moffett, portfolio manager at 5-star rated Scout International Fund, and John Merrill, founder and CIO of Tanglewood Wealth Management, shared their insights.
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It appears weakness in Europe might not be an equal opportunity albatross. In fact, some may find the situation somewhat welcoming.
Three separate catalysts triggered a strong rally on Monday. How should you be positioned in the wake of this market trifecta?
Following are some moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of Office Depot and Siemens popped while CKE Restaurants dropped.
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Traders are closely watching the action in the euro after the EU said on Monday it was ready to propose a framework that could be used to aid Greece.
It's searing hot at the Singapore Airshow - combine 34 degree celsius temperatures with 85% humidity and you can start to imagine why my shoe soles started to melt on the tarmac.
The premium market in air travel is making a comeback, said Nicholas Ionides, vice president for public affairs at Singapore Airlines.