Stocks capped a rocky week with a rally Friday as investors breathed a collective sigh of relief after Fed Chairman Bernanke said the Fed was willing to do what it takes to stabilize the recovery.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Stocks continued to rally in volatile trading Friday as investors breathed a collective sigh of relief after Fed Chairman Bernanke said the Fed was willing to do what it takes to stabilize the recovery.
The Dow surged by triple digits on Friday after Fed chair Ben Bernanake said the Fed was ready to take further steps if needed to spark growth.
Stocks rallied, with the Dow jumping over 100 points, after a rocky start. HP skidded.
Futures rallied a few points as the second estimate to GDP estimate comae in at 1.6 percent for the second quarter, higher than the 1.4 percent increase expected. This is the second data point a bit better than expected in as many days (following yesterday's initial claims report for the week) and breaks a string of worse-than-expected economic news.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
Here’s our "Fast Money" Final Trade, where the "Fast" traders give you the best plays for the end of the week.
Subtle yet telling information about the health of the consumer hits the Street on Friday. What should you be looking for?
If your American bank bet isn't working out, Veracruz founder Steve Cortes recommends going "north of the border."
With heightened concerns about the economy, investors next week will hone in on every piece of economic news, as well as a Friday speech from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
On Friday investors were shifting into and out of positions as evidence mounted that we may be looking at a jobless recovery.
Family Dollar's conservative guidance: is this what Q3 guidance will look like? All the discount retailers are flat to down today as Family Dollar (FDO) provided guidance for the current quarter (Q4) that is below Street consensus ($0.46 to $0.51 vs. Street estimates of $0.53). The conference call, mostly with CFO Ken Smith, was very instructive...
A triple digit gain in the Dow couldn't ignite bullish sentiment on the Fast Money desk. The traders remained skeptical of Tuesday’s rally.
Stocks rallied Tuesday as the euro gained against the dollar after a number of successful European debt auctions eased investor concerns about the euro zone's solvency crisis. Techs and industrials led the advance.
Stocks rallied Tuesday as the euro gained against the dollar after a number of successful European debt auctions eased investor concerns about the euro-zone's solvency crisis. Techs and industrials led the advance.
Investors are at wits end trying to determine if recent weakness is nothing more than a correction or if it signals a sea change in business prospects. How should you position?
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, May 27.