U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed, winding down several turbulent trading days with gains for the week, helped by a rebound in oil and good data.» Read More
Wal-Mart Stores announced Friday that Mike Duke will succeed Lee Scott as president and chief executive officer of the company.
As the Dow opened to the upside on Friday, Jack Welch, former General Electric chairman & CEO, shared his insights on Detroit, the economy and Wal-Mart's new CEO.
Citigroup’s board will likely convene today to discuss many of these alternatives. This comes after the stock has lost half of its value this week, as it closed below $5 yesterday
Not only are shoppers hitting the mall less frequently, they’re also hitting the computer less frequently this holiday season and that has e-tailers pulling out all the stops — before the turkey even hits the oven.
Gains in this market are starting to feel eerily similar to a Deborah Gibson. Both are "Only In My Dreams," writes Fast Money Senior Producer John Melloy.
The Dow tumbled on Wednesday closing below the psychologically important 8,000 level for the first time since March 2003.
After several false starts, stocks pulled off a final-hour rally, boosted by a better-than-expected forecast from Hewlett-Packard.
For the first time in five years, the ICSC-Goldman Sachs weekly chain store sales snap shot shows that weekly chain store sales fell on a year-over-year basis.
Stocks made another attempt at a rally Tuesday as investors juggled uncertainty over the govenrment bailout plan and an encouraging outlook from Hewlett-Packard.
An opening pop quickly fizzled Tuesday as the market's gloomy mood overshadowed an encouraging outlook from Hewlett-Packard.
Options traders on Monday are betting against GameStop, which has been in consistent decline for the last six months. The videogame retail chain's stock is up about 9 percent from its low of $21 last week — but still nowhere near its highs of nearly $60 in mid-April.
Stocks ended at their session lows Monday following the latest wave of dismal news: Retailers reported profit declines, big banks prepared for job cuts and Japan officially declared itself in a recession.
Stocks wavered after a morning selloff as investors shrugged of the latest wave of dismal news: Retailers reported profit declines, big banks prepared for job cuts and Japan officially declared itself in a recession.
Stocks declined Monday as the latest wave of dismal news washed over Wall Street: Retailers reported profit declines, big banks prepared for job cuts and Japan officially declared itself in a recession.
Even as consumers are cutting back on all sorts of goods, Spam is among a select group of thrifty grocery items that are selling steadily. Pancake mixes and instant potatoes are booming. So are vitamins, fruit and vegetable preservatives and beer, according to October data.
Another harrowing week on Wall Street has drawn to a close. Find out how the traders are playing it. Also check out our interview with celebrated strategist Ed Yardeni.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway sharply increased its stake in ConocoPhillips this spring and summer, accumulating a total of 84 million shares as of the end of the third quarter on September 30, according to Berkshire's just-released quarterly portfolio filing with the SEC.
Fighting the temptation to panic is probably the most difficult task. But it may also be the most important.
The Dow staged a monster rally on Thursday, as bargain hunters rushed back into the market to scoop up beaten-down shares.
Shrugging off grim outlooks by Intel spacer and Wal-Mart as well as a disappointing jobless claims number, investors bought heavily into the market shortly after the S&P 500 fell through its October 10 low midday. Take a look at how some of the sectors closed above their session lows today: