Is the market really marching higher? Or are recent gains all about window dressing into the end of the quarter?
Stocks ended just off the highs of the day Tuesday amid light volume and despite a couple of weak economic reports, as energy and telecom gained. Home Depot rose, while HP fell.
Stocks gained Tuesday amid light volume and despite a couple weak economic reports, as energy and retail stocks moved higher.
A late reversal on Wall Street dragged down both the Dow and S&P. What should you make of it as the quarter draws to a close?
Oil pulls back on Libyan rebel successes, while explorers and refineries rise. At the same time, coal stocks slide after Goldman downgrades Peabody. And smaller telecom stocks make a big comeback after the AT&T/T-Mobile marriage, with Will Power, RW Paird analyst, CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders.
Stocks turned negative in the final hour of trading to close lower Monday amid light volume, as techs and worries over geopolitical turmoil weighed.
Stocks turned lower ahead of the close Monday as techs and industrials weighed in addition to worries over geopolitical turmoil.
Stocks rose modestly Monday, led by a handful of positive economic news, but tech stocks and geopolitical developments limited gains.
Futures pointed to a flat open following three days of gains Monday, though developments in Japan, Libya and the Middle East kept alive the potential for volatile trading.
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Cramer interviews Matt Desch, CEO of mobile satellite provider Iridium Communications.
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Dan Hesse, CEO of Sprint Nextel, explains why he thinks the proposed merger is concerning.
Should the merger with T-Mobile go through, AT&T exec Ralph de la Vega said the U.S. would still remain the most competitive market in the world.
Stocks ended down, after trading in a narrow range throughout much of the session Tuesday, as investors took a breather from a three-day rally amid rising oil prices and ongoing turmoil in Libya and the Middle East. Bank of America and GE fell, while Verizon rose.
Sprint Nextel CEO Dan Hesse said Tuesday that he's concerned that AT&T's deal to buy T-Mobile USA would hurt his company and the industry, as the biggest two players strengthen their dominance.