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Too bad that's exactly what most CEOs did, and now they're paying for it.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of PetroChina and Freeport McMoRan popped while Legg Mason and Google dropped.
Q: On Fast Money’s trader radar we look at the stock that was lighting up screens across Wall Street. In the 1930s, the Arkansas founder of this poultry producer cashed in his savings to haul chickens to the booming Midwest hub of Chicago. The company has since become the world's largest producer of all meats... but in the 90’s reaffirmed its roots with the slogan, “We’re chicken.” Today, the only dish this company was serving up was chicken little as fleeing investors clearly thought the sky was falling after quarterly profit missed expectations. Who is it?
Like anxious relatives in a hospital room, investors have been watching the economy get sicker and sicker with new symptoms surfacing daily.
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Meat and milk from the offspring of cloned animals may already be in a store near you. You may have already consumed it. I guess it didn't kill you.
Stocks logged a 200-point gain amid news that lawmakers are close to reaching an agreement on a Wall Street bailout.
Stocks shot up after a report that lawmakers are very close to reaching an agreement on a Wall Street bailout.
I want to keep you all up with the latest action in Washington regarding protecting your savings. I taped a recent appearance on the Oprah Winfrey Show on the morning of Thursday Sept. 18, right in the midst of much market turmoil. On the show I told you all that money market funds you buy through brokerages and mutual fund companies are not insured the same as money market accounts that you buy at an FDIC-insured bank.
Stocks rallied Thursday amid hopes that a bailout will get passed this week. However, gains were curbed by worries about General Electric's lowered outlook and misses in two key economic stats.
Options traders have been bracing themselves for bad news from some of Wall Street's most reliable companies, said Rebecca Darst of Interactive Brokers.
Stock futures rose this morning as Rep. Paul Kanjorski said on our air that the bailout bill is "almost a done deal."
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The unemployment rate zoomed to a five-year high of 6.1 percent in August, proof of the mounting damage the economy is inflicting on workers and businesses alike.
CEO Richard Bond describes the impact commodity inflation's having on his company.
As the stock market slogs through a dismal year, some investment pros think it's time to look beyond the relative safety of index funds and take a chance on specific sectors and individual stocks.
Despite the looming slowdown and possible recession in global economies, the emerging markets trade continues to survive.
Even in the face of economic numbers seemingly showing a big pop in the Consumer Price Index, investors have begun to consider inflation almost an afterthought.
Stocks declined Monday, led by financials after two more banks folded. Oil ticked higher after three straight weeks of decline, clipping consumer-discretionary stocks, including homebuilders, airlines and retailers.
Stocks declined Monday, led by financials after two more banks folded. Oil ticked higher after three straight weeks of decline.