The earnings boosts fueled by tax cuts may not be quite as great as everyone had hoped.
The Fed is staying as flexible as possible by maintaining a more dovish tone than the markets expected.
Jim Cramer analyzed the earnings of Dow components that have reported earnings, and proves that the rally is the real deal.
Wall Street's bull should keep running even after its race to Dow 20,000, but it's much more likely to slow to a trot before reaching 21,000.
Stocks rose as on Tuesday, with materials spiking more than 2 percent on the back of more executive orders from Donald Trump.
U.S. stock index futures were mixed on Tuesday as a number of companies posted quarterly results.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Travelers reported an 8.9 percent rise in quarterly net profit on Tuesday, helped by a rise in investment earnings and a gain from a dispute settlement.
While the new White House administration gets settled in, Wall Street is looking for confirmation that the economy is healthy.
U.S. equities fell on Monday, but closed off session lows, as investors looked for more details regarding President Donald Trump's policies.
The market is a "coiled spring" right now and bank earnings could push stocks past the tipping point.
Is the bank run overdone? Analysts are sounding a note of caution ahead of Q4 earnings.
U.S. equities traded mostly lower, as uncertainty over some of Trump's policies gave investors pause, despite solid economic data.
Here's what CNBC's Michael Santoli is watching into the closing bell.
U.S. stocks were lower Thursday as investors digested economic data and looked ahead to 2017.
U.S. stocks turned negative as investors watched the elusive 20,000 mark for the Dow Jones industrial average slip away.
These big winners for the Dow added $92 billion in market value to the pockets of investors, USA Today reports.
Want this march to Dow 20,000 to be over? Here's how much you need to increase each component's market cap to push the index over the edge.
Stocks fell as investors digested a series of economic data, while the Dow struggled to reach a key psychological level.
Jim Cramer reminds investors of the power of overhead resistance.