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While the rest of the country worries that a recession is finally here, some investors are...well, shopping for bargains.
Stocks opened flat Friday as investors shrugged off a worse-than-expected March employment report.
Might Apple sales be a better economic indicator than the jobs report due Friday?
Apple's iTunes online music store has surpassed Wal-Mart Stores to become the largest music retailer in the United States, the company said on Thursday, citing industry data.
Stocks logged another lackluster session Thursday in the wake of Tuesday's spectacular rally as the market digested a mixed bag of economic data and a congressional hearing on the Bear Stearns bailout.
Some of us knew it was going to happen; it was just a matter of when. Over the last few Apple events, it seemed as if Steve Jobs would always throw a graphic up on the big screen behind him to show the progress iTunes had been making against the traditional music retailers. Today, Apple finally lays claim to the industry's top spot: No. 1 music retailer -- surpassing Wal-Mart.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Which investors saw the early warning signs of the current mortgage mess? And should you trade in their wake, now?
Stocks closed lower Friday after a profit warning from J.C. Penney, which renewed fears about slower consumer spending. Financials and techs caved in after earlier attempts to rally.
Stocks advanced Friday, boosted by benign inflation data and an upgrade on Lehman Brothers.
Stocks rose at the opening bell as the market weighed benign inflation data with a weak outlook from J.C. Penney.
All this week we've told you about how the American consumer is no longer looking for the best. They just want “good enough.” So, we end our series with the biggest winners of all…
At annual meetings across the country shareholders are making the yearly pilgrimage to have their voices heard, and votes counted, at the companies they own. In some cases, those shareholders have a hand in changing the way the firm does business.
Where should you put your money in this market? Some of the pros interviewed on CNBC Tuesday like mega caps, regional banks and--yes--garbage.
Stocks surge as gold sells off and oil settles. Get the news behind the headlinds as an historic week on Wall Street comes to an end.
Stocks closed higher Thursday, boosted by a late-breaking Federal Reserve announcement, a better-than-expected regional manufacturing report and an upbeat analyst note on financials. Oil prices were back above $100 a barrel.
Investors should look at companies with a global presence to seek shelter from the stock market storms, as they benefit from a strong customer base and diversification, Professor David Costa from Robert Kennedy College told "Power Lunch Europe."
Blu-ray officially won the high-def format war, and now everyone who was burned is licking their wounds. Toshiba announced it will lose $1.1 billion in fiscal 2007 due to losing the format battle.
Break out the spandex, the high waisted pants with big belts and the big jewelry--but keep the spiral perms please. Not since the betamax-vhs battles of the 1980s have the tech and entertainment wars over video format been this heated.
Dell the world's second-biggest personal computer maker, expects its growth to outrun the overall industry's, with Asia leading the trend, founder and CEO Michael Dell said on Tuesday.