The Dow closed lower on Friday after General Motors reported hefty losses and new data showed U.S. employers cut jobs for the seventh straight month.
Tumbling oil prices should send investors toward the people who own and run refineries, says SmartMoney senior markets editor Russell Pearlman.
With most of the big names reporting, earnings season has been better than expected. So why aren’t we happy?
Energy watchers need pay close attention to the outcome of the Saturday meeting in Geneva, among Iran, European Union representatives, and most interestingly, the United States. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has confirmed that this meeting represents a change in U.S. policy toward Iran.
Gregory Church has two big contrarian plays for investors. One is as good as gold, and the other involves another refining process.
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As uncertainty in the U.S. markets prevails, stock investors might want to take a look at the 2nd quarter performance of the winning sectors for companies that have weathered the market turmoil.
Will Wednesday’s decline in oil finally offer relief to beleaguered refiners?
Earlier in the morning, traders took a shot at buying beaten-up groups: financials, airlines, and builders rallied. These stocks have been dramatically oversold recently. Not surprisingly, there was also a mild rotation out of agricultural stocks, coal, and energy to pay for the money going into beaten-up groups.
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Refiner Tesoro said it expects second quarter results to be hurt by higher-than-expected energy costs and hedging losses.
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How should you trade if oil cuts $120 like a knife thru hot butter?
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