The Dow and S&P clawed back into positive territory at the close Wednesday, adding to the sharp rally from the previous session, but gains were limited over renewed fears over the euro zone debt crisis.
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Will the No. 4 top S&P stock of 2011 continue to charge ahead next year, or has it peaked? “Fast Money” pros look at its prospects.
A play on where the S&P is headed, with Keith McCullough, Hedgeye Risk Management. Also, a look at market volatility, and heavy option activity, with the Fast Money traders.
Investors of all stripes have been spooked by the stock markets' gyrations and the S&P 500's struggle to break even this year. But there are clear buying opportunities for those with a long-term time horizon and the presence of mind to tune out the day-to-day market noise.
More people are using credit cards over debit cards, and that's pushing growth at MasterCard and Visa, Sterne Agee analyst Greg Smith told CNBC Wednesday.
If you’re a value investor, top hedge fund manager Anthony Scaramucci says 3 financial services stocks belong in your portfolio. Here's why.
Credit card use is now up 10.6% in the third quarter while debt card use has declined 5.9%, according to First Data. Greg Smith, a financial services analyst at Sterne Agee is bullish on credit card stocks now.
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Goldman Sachs' latest "Conviction List" for the Americas, a roster of "buy"-rated U.S. stocks, highlights 11 consumer companies. TheStreet.com details the profiles, market cap, potential upside and 2011 return of these companies.
Retailers are striking back since the release of a study conducted by The Electronic Payment Coalition (which represents credit card giants, MasterCard, Visa, Capital One, Wells Fargo and the regional and independent bankers).
Both sides of the Durbin Act have been taking their swipes on the interchange fee decision from the Fed for months.
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Visa stock charged ahead, gaining more than 37 percent year to date, making it the No. 19 top-performing S&P stock of 2011.
Mobile transactions via smartphone for this company have doubled in pace and have topped 26 million since its app was launched in January. Is it Google? Visa? PayPal? Nope. Click ahead to find out which company it is.
Of the two credit card companies, Cramer decides which is the better buy.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer answers the best posed viewer "tweets" on stock and investment questions. On Monday, it was which is the better stock to buy: MasterCard or Visa.
Despite the miserable headlines trader Joe Terranova says now's the time to increase positions in the stock market. How come?
We already knew, thanks to this morning's CNBC interview, that Warren Buffett has been busy buying IBM shares this year. Now that Berkshire's 13-F third quarter filing is public, we know that new portfolio manager Todd Combs has also been doing some buying, although not at the same scale.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.