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U.S. stocks closed lower in light volume trade Monday, with energy stocks lagging as oil prices briefly hit their lowest in nearly three months.
Plenty of trading tax proposals have been floated around by politicians, but how effective would they really be?
GM's blowout report today just gave a big boost to quarterly estimates.
The U.S. consumer has grown remarkably resilient, according to a new report. Two key sectors are driving the spending.
Solid quarterly numbers are giving investors plenty of hope for earnings right out of the gate so far in Q2.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
UnitedHealth reported a better-than-expected profit due to strength in its benefit management business, and technology and consulting divisions.
UnitedHealth's second-quarter earnings jumped 11 percent to beat investor expectations even though the nation's largest health insurer took a bigger hit than expected from coverage linked to the Affordable Care Act. But another strong gain from UnitedHealth's Optum segment helped push the company's total net income up to $1.75 billion from $1.59...
U.S. stocks traded higher Monday as companies posted better-than-expected earnings and Japan's Softbank announced a deal to buy a U.K. semiconductor.
Workers will have between four and six health insurers, and five coverage levels to choose from on a new private exchange.
The Justice Department is nearing a decision on Aetna's $34 billion deal with Humana and Anthem's $54 billion agreement to buy Cigna.
Dow futures opened lower on Friday after an apparent attempted coup in Turkey.
Power Play: Investing amid volatility
U.S. stocks closed 1 percent higher Friday, more than recovering their post-Brexit losses, after a surprisingly large beat on the June jobs report headline figure.
U.S. stocks closed mixed Thursday as sharp declines in oil prices weighed. Investors are also looking ahead to the highly-anticipated jobs report.
U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday, helped by rising oil prices, and after the Fed released minutes from its June meeting.
The rapid switch from fear over the U.K. vote to cautious acceptance suggests volatility may stay high, as investors await Friday's June employment report.
If regulators block Anthem's merger with Cigna, the insurance companies may be better off just walking away, analysts said.
Stocks are sailing higher as Brexit worries fade, but the global bond market is signaling that there's plenty to fear.
"Sure there's opportunity, but I think when you strip away the headlines, the market is still relatively expensive," says one investment chief.